In the town centre, the Port of Sale underwent a $14.3-million redevelopment in 2017, and is now a scenic marina area with boardwalks, cafes and a canal leading out to the Gippsland Lakes. Also here is the impressive Gippsland Art Gallery.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Victoria attractions

1. Gippsland Art Gallery

0.08 MILES

Sale's slick modern gallery exhibits a good mix of contemporary art and traditional oil landscapes, by both local and nationally renowned artists. As well…

2. Gippsland Vehicle Collection

10.58 MILES

Set up in a historic building that was used to dehydrate vegetables for WWII troops, this car museum holds three exhibitions a year featuring anything…

3. Trinculo Shipwreck

18.78 MILES

An evocative sight along the narrow coastal road paralleling Ninety Mile Beach is the rusty shipwreck of the Trinculo, an iron barque that in 1879 ran…