Cycling at Churchill, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Valley to Sea Touring Route

Leg 2: Yinnar to Churchill
10.1 km/6 miles, about 8 minutes

Another short drive, this time heading north towards Churchill for the views across the power generation area, including the Hazelwood Pondage and generators themselves.

Churchill is known as a university town, with Federation University Australia's (formerly Monash University) Gippsland campus located here.

Wander around Lake Hyland, a family-friendly fishing spot that's stocked annually and features platforms for easy access. Keep your eye out in town for the Big Cigar, an oversized replica of Winston Churchill's cigar in honour of the town's namesake.

Highlights

Grand Ridge Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Grand Ridge Rail Trail

Ride through the Strzelecki Ranges to see flora reserves, large embankments and the Big Tree.

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Fishing on Gippsland lakes

Lake fishing

Embark on a limitless adventure when you cast a line into the pristine lakes that make Gippsland a fishing hotspot, with a long list of fish species.

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Sailing, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Boating and sailing

With the largest inland network of waterways at your disposal, Gippsland is the perfect location for a boating expedition.

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Gippsland