Victoria (VIC)

Victoria is one of Australias easiest states to explore by car. Melbourne is a huge and vibrant city but there are also great regional towns and plenty of wild places for weekends away and longer holidays.

Home to some of Australias most well known tourist destinations such as the Great Ocean Road, you can find exciting holiday destinations in Victoria often just a short drive away from the city.

Popular Things to do in Victoria

Popular things to do and places to visit in Victoria include:

  • The Great Ocean Road Drive & Otway National Park
  • A weekend in Bright – A picturesque high country town
  • Visit the Grampians to bushwalk
  • Explore Wilsons Promontory National Park
  • Wander Melbournes many laneways, shopping centres and tourist attractions
  • Fall in love with the Murray River, its sunsets, big river red gums and its bird life

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Tourism Regions to Visit in Victoria

The Murray

High Country Mountains, Lakes & Towns

Geelong and the Bellarine

The Great Ocean Road and Otway Region


Regional Towns to visit in Victoria

Bright & Areas Around Bright

Forrest Travel Guide

Accommodation Guides & Notes for Victoria

Amazing dog friendly cabin accommodation on the Murray River Victoria

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Caravan Parks with heated pools in Victoria so you can swim on winter holidays!

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Victoria Accommodation Guide

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Beach Resorts in Victoria

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Dog friendly Accommodation Great Ocean Road & Otways

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National Parks, Bushwalks & Wildlife in Victoria

From the temperate rainforest to desert parks, for its size, Victoria has a surprisingly varied range of amazing parks to visit and picnic, bushwalk, camp and spot wildlife. Here are a few of the most Popular:

Wilsons Promontory National Park

I’m a bit biased (I briefly worked there in my younger days but this gorgeous park has beaches, mountains, wildlife, wheelchair accessible walk and beach wheel chair hire, short walks and multi day hikes as well as just been generally very pretty to look at, its well worth a visit.

The Great Otway National Park & Otway Forest Park

The Great Otway National Park is easily visited as part of a road trip down the Great Ocean Road or as its own standalone trip. With some lovely little regional towns to visit as well as plenty of bushwalks, waterfalls and mountain bike riding people head there for weekends away again and again.

All Guides, Blog Posts & Notes about Victoria

Dog Friendly Holidays in Victoria

Adventures in Victoria for dogs & their humans After recently travelling interstate I have…

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Caravan Parks & Camping

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Beaches in Victoria

Victoria has a lot of coastline from family friendly bays to remote surf beaches…

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Cottages and cabins with a fireplace and spa in Victoria

Winter in Victoria can be long and miserable but a short break in regional…

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Road Trip Victoria

Victoria has so many tiny regional towns you can plan road trips with thousands…

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Wild weekends away in Victoria

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Can slow travel in your home state still give you those travel thrills?

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Fun Beginner Bike Rides in Victoria

An always growing list of beginner bike rides in Victoria including flat rides, rail…

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The Great Ocean Road and Otway Region

Beautiful coastlines, iconic destinations and inland rainforest wonderlands, the Great Ocean Road and Otways…

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Victoria getaways by train and bus

The Vline bus and train network can get you almost anywhere in Victoria. In…

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