A land of natural beauty, Gippsland boasts majestic coastline, verdant countryside, high country splendour, whispering forests and the world-renowned Gippsland Lakes.
Starting at the eastern fringe of Melbourne, Gippsland is on Melbourne’s doorstep. An easy drive – or train ride – gets you to the heart of Gippsland.
Gippsland boasts a range of world-class facilities with a capable event sector to support your needs.
This blend of natural beauty combined with a breadth of quality venues creates unforgettable event experiences with a distinctive country feel.
Our facilities are world-class. And we have the passion for events to match.
With full amenities, services and accommodation to support large scale events, we’ve hosted a diverse array of events, from major music festivals, business events large and small, the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, to food and wine festivals and performing arts events.
The Latrobe Valley, 2 hours from Melbourne, is a regional sporting hub of national significance. Our world-class sporting facilities have enjoyed upgrades in recent years, hosting major sporting events including Big Bash cricket, A-League soccer and NBL.
Big-time sport has found a new home in our patch, including:
Gippsland takes in unrivalled coastal beauty at Wilsons Promontory and miles of untouched coastline along Ninety Mile Beach. The breathtaking wonderland of the Gippsland Lakes boasts magnificent waterfront towns. There is majestic alpine beauty of the high country and a patchwork of hyper-green hills.
Throughout the region you’ll find vibrant villages and relaxed regional centres.
There are a range of exciting group activities to support an event from whale and wildlife cruises, paddleboarding and surfing lessons, rides on a heritage train, bush walks and rail trails, cave tours and boutique wineries.
Gippsland is fast gaining repute as one of Victoria’s most prominent food and drink regions, with an ever-growing collection of local producers showcasing their wares. From cellar doors to destination restaurants, humming farmers market and boutique wineries, there’s a vibrant food and wine scene flourishing across the region.
Bordering Melbourne’s eastern fringe, Gippsland is an easy drive or train ride to a place of natural beauty. Offering unspoilt beaches, patchwork perfect hills, alpine forests and the signature experience of the Gippsland Lakes, the region makes the perfect backdrop for your next event.
Backed by a diverse range of state-of-the-art sporting precincts and stadiums, meeting and conference facilities, performing arts centres and scenic parks and reserves, Gippsland delivers facilities of city life with a distinctive country feel.
Gippsland offers a range of exciting group activities from whale and wildlife cruises, paddleboarding and surfing lessons, rides on a heritage train, bush walks and rail trails, cave tours and boutique wineries.