From the cafes of riverside Southgate to the designer fashion stores of South Yarra, Melbourne is a celebration of style and sophistication. Glorious architecture, excellent hotels, outstanding galleries and opulent theatres, fine cuisine and superb local wines in award-winning restaurants and a lively cafe scene.
Snow Country - Victoria
Discover some of the most beautiful alpine regions in Australia surrounding the major downhill ski resorts of Mount Buller, Falls Creek and Mount Hotham.
Bounded by Ballarat, Bendigo, St Arnaud, Ararat and Stawell, the Goldfields region is full of ornate Victorian architecture and picturesque botanical gardens, a testament to the dreams and wealth of those who created them — it's living history at its best.
Victoria's Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road is one of the world’s most spectacular and inspiring coastal experiences. With huge cliffs, roaring seas, safe beaches, spectacular rainforests, historic shipwreck sites and the nature sculptured Twelve Apostles, there is much to see and do.
Victoria's Inland Getaways
Travelling north-west from Melbourne you will reach the region of pure indulgence. About an hour away by car from Melbourne you can unwind in the magnificent Macedon Ranges and Spa Country.
Victoria's Lakes & Coast
Found on the east coast of Victoria, covering some 400 square kilometres, The Lakes are separated from the sea by a slender strip of coastline known as the Ninety Mile Beach. Like The Lakes, this stunning long white strip of land makes for one of the most pristine and unspoilt beaches in the world.
Drive through the beautiful forests of The Dandenong Ranges or take to the dawn skies in a hot-air balloon over the Yarra Valley. Visit the Australian wildlife at Heallesville Sanctuary then rejuvenate mind, body and spirit in Warburton with a range of alternative medicines and therapies. Marysville is home to Victoria's highest waterfall and is surrounded by tall forests of Mountain Ash.