Top Choice Cave in Buchan

Buchan Caves

Since it was unveiled to Melburnians as a blockbuster sight in the early 1900s, the Buchan Caves has been dazzling visitors with its fantasy world of glistening calcite formations. Parks Victoria runs guided cave to…
Nature Reserve in South Gippsland

Bunurong Marine and Coastal Park

This surprising little marine and coastal park offers some of Australia’s best snorkelling and diving, and a stunning, cliff-hugging drive between Inverloch and Cape Paterson. It certainly surprised the archaeologic…
Historic Building in East of the Prom

Yarram Courthouse Gallery

One of Yarram's most interesting pieces of architecture is this handsome red-brick Edwardian building (c 1907) that was used as the town's courthouse until 1986. Today it's an art gallery featuring quality works by …
Cultural Centre in Bairnsdale

Krowathunkoolong Keeping Place

Krowathunkoolong Keeping Place is a stirring and insightful Koorie cultural exhibition space that explores Kurnai life from the Dreaming until after European settlement. The exhibition traces the Kurnai clan from th…
Lighthouse in Croajingolong National Park

Point Hicks Lighthouse

Climb to the top of this remote 1890 lighthouse for fantastic views and interesting stories, including one about the ghost of Kristofferson, a former lighthouse keeper. Note there's no vehicle access to the lighthou…
Gallery in Fish Creek

Celia Rosser Gallery

A bright art space featuring the works of renowned botanical artist Celia Rosser who's most famous for her banksia watercolours. The Banksia rosserae was named after her; Queen Victoria is the only other woman to ha…
Island in Mallacoota

Gabo Island

On Gabo Island, 14km offshore from Mallacoota, the windswept 154-hectare Gabo Island Lightstation Reserve is home to seabirds and one of the world’s largest colonies of little penguins, far outnumbering those on Phi…
Museum in Mallacoota

Mallacoota Bunker Museum

Literally a hidden gem, concealed in the bush just outside Mallacoota, this RAAF military bunker makes for a somewhat surreal visit. A former high-security communication installation built during WWII, the bunker is…
Museum in Korumburra

Coal Creek Village

The site of an historic coal mine is now a re-creation of a 19th-century mining town. It's a little less polished and touristy than other similar places in Victoria, but makes for a delightful visit nonetheless. Amo…
Museum in Walhalla

Walhalla Historical Museum

In a restored historic building along the main street, Walhalla Historical Museum displays artefacts from its bygone era, as well as acting as an information centre, souvenir shop and post office.