Walhalla, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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West Gippsland Hinterland Drive

Country art and culture plus a sense of adventure
181.5 km/113 miles, about 4.5 hours

Wind your way through the diverse landscapes of West Gippsland on this unique scenic drive. Discover historic villages, dine on fresh local produce, and unwind amid the stunning natural beauty of the hinterland region.

Kick off in Melbourne and journey towards Gippsland via the Princess Highway. Have a leisurely lunch stop in Yarragon, taking time to browse through antique and arty treasures. Immerse yourself in gold rush history in Walhalla with a train ride into the past or delving underground for a golden adventure. Take a deep breath of solitude on the slopes of spectacular Mt Baw Baw, or pick up the pace with some whitewater action in Rawson. Explore the many art galleries in and around Neerim South and discover some unique personalities along the way.

Walhalla, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Leg 1: Yarragon to Walhalla

67 km/41 miles, about 1 hour

Indulge in creativity and gourmet delights in Yarragon before taking a step back in time in Walhalla.

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Mt Baw Baw, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Leg 2: Walhalla to Mt Baw Baw Alpine Village

47.5 km/30 miles, about 2 hours

There's much adventure to be had between Walhalla and the spectacular Mt Baw Baw Alpine Village.

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Gracefield Cottage, Neerim South, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Leg 3: Mt Baw Baw Alpine Village to Neerim South

67 km/41 miles, about 1.5 hours

There are plenty of sights to inspire you as you travel from Mt Baw Baw to picturesque Neerim South.

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Bushwalking at Mt Baw Baw, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

West Gippsland Walks

Magnificent walks through lush valleys, giant trees, country pastures and gold-mining history.

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Local Produce, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Local produce

Discover Gippsland local produce, from the milk that makes its famous gourmet cheeses, to the berry farms and locally grown organic fruit.

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Great Walhalla Alpine Trail, Baw Baw Naitonal Park

Baw Baw National Park

Covering a substantial part of the Baw Baw Plateau and sections of the Thomson and Aberfeldy River valleys, Baw Baw National Park offers colourful...

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