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Nature & the outdoors

Wander Victoria

Choose your own adventure in Victoria's natural wonderland and discover a place where you can fill up, slow down, uncoil and recharge.

When was the last time you slowed down, pulled over and kicked up crunchy autumn leaves, tossed snowballs or gathered bunches of wildflowers with child-like abandon? Give it a go and watch your worries slip away and your brow unfurrow.

Switch your streaming service for splashing in streams, your wifi for wildlife. There's nothing like the great outdoors for sheer entertainment. Just try not to giggle as Phillip Island's little penguins waddle up the beach at dusk, when you spy a kangaroo joey peeking out of its mothers pouch, or when a rainforest is lit up by thousands of fireflies.

It's unbecoming to brag, but you can be forgiven when you've got the 12 Apostles, Wilsons Prom and the Grampians on your doorstep. Victoria has beaches, mountains, endless lakes and pink lakes, waterfalls, rainforests, wildlife parks and wildlife in nature. Not for a strictly limited season, but forever. For free. For you.

So arm yourself with your sense of wonder and go for a wander. What you'll find will blow your mind.

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Nature & wildlife

Wander Victoria

Wildlife and zoos

Meet the wildlife that make their homes in Victoria's waters, zoos and national parks and reserves.

Waterfalls

Explore Victoria's national and state parks and stumble upon some truly spectacular waterfalls.

Grampians National Park

Discover grand mountain ranges, spectacular wildflowers, and a wealth of Aboriginal rock art sites.

12 Apostles

Witness the rugged splendour of these magnificent rock stacks that rise up from the Southern Ocean.

Wilsons Promontory

Wilsons Promontory National Park sits at the southernmost tip of the Australian mainland.

Wildlife encounters

Meet pods and plumps and scoops and paddles of our favourite wildlife at sanctuaries and in the wild.

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Wander Victoria

Golf

Play some of Australia's best golf courses at Victoria's sand-belt, links-style and resort courses.

Surfing and windsurfing

Ride the crystal clear waves that roll in along Victoria's famous and tempestuous coastline.

Cycling

Join the growing community of cyclists discovering unique two-wheeled perspectives of Victoria.

Walking and hiking

Pack a picnic, map and camera and discover Victoria on walking trails in scenic parks and reserves.

Camping

Pitch a tent and sleep under the stars in serviced campsites, or rough it in secluded spots.

Fishing

Cast a line on bays, beaches and inlets, head out to sea or fly-fish for trout in a mountain stream.

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Cycling

Ballarat-Skipton Rail Trail

Travel between the historic gold mining towns of Ballarat and Skipton, through open paddocks, eucalyptus forests and native grasslands.

National parks & reserves

Hanging Rock

Your Picnic at Hanging Rock will be a gourmet affair served with drama and intrigue - and stunning flora and fauna.

Wildlife, zoos & farms

Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park

Cuddle koalas, feed kangaroos and wallabies, and meet other endangered species at this award-winning ecotourism park set in beautiful bushland.

National parks & reserves

Pink Salt Lakes

Set up camp out in the Murray Sunset National Park and watch the vivid colours of the famous Pink Lakes change from deep pink to bright white.

Parks & gardens

William Ricketts Sanctuary

Take a drive out to Mount Dandenong and while away a few quiet hours in the peaceful surrounds of the world-renowned William Ricketts Sanctuary.

Swimming

Eastern Beach

Dive into the art deco swimming enclosure, take a scenic stroll along the boardwalk, or hit the kids' pool in Geelong's spectacular summer playground.

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Offers & packages

Wander Victoria

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Daylesford getaway

Enjoy a Daylesford getaway to Grange Bellinzona.

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Third adult 50% off

Third adult gets 50% off ticket price on joy flights with Grampians Helicopters.

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Family summer and autumn dreaming

Two nights at Mountain Dreaming Apartments, bottle of local wine on arrival and two course family dinner.

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Its getting cold out there

Book two nights at Clifftop and enjoy a wine and cheese supper platter and bottle of red wine.

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