Bass Coast Rail Trail

Bass Coast Rail Trail

Anderson to Wonthaggi

Anderson – Wonthaggi | 16km one way

This splendid coastal rail trail follows the contours of the dramatic Bass Coast. It passes green farmlands, rolling hills and clifftop panoramas across Bass Strait. It passes through Kilcunda and Wonthaggi where there are services, cafes and toilets.

The trail is available for cyclists, walkers, runners and horse riders along its total length from Anderson to Wonthaggi. Horse riding is not permitted in the Wonthaggi town centre. An extension of the trail from
Anderson to Woolamai is suitable for walkers and horse riders only.

Starts: V/Line bus terminal, Anderson

Finishes: Old Wonthaggi Railway Station, Murray St, Wonthaggi


Trail Capacity 1000
Parking Capacity 100


Melbourne CBD: 119km 100Mins
Melbourne Airport: 142km 111Mins


Intersection of Bass Hwy & Railway Rd, Anderson VIC 3995

Features at a glance

Meeting Rooms
Pavilions / Grandstands
Commercial Kitchen
Accessibility for Performers
3-phase Power
Playing surfaces
Catering Facilities
Accessibility for Visitors
Audio/Visual Equipped
Organisers / Officials Facilities
Outdoor Dining Spaces
Vendor Areas
Broadcast Capable
Electronic Displays/Scoreboards
First Aid Facilities
Bar Area
Media Centre
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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.

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