Destination Guides: Victoria

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Food obsessed, sports mad, stunningly beautiful... these are just a few of the terms you could easily use to describe the state of Victoria. It's a slice of Australia that has it all: scenic bushland, rolling hills, snowy peaks, sandy beaches, and a sprawling, world class metropolis.

Read on to discover what makes Victoria a must-visit destination, or head straight to Turu's listings to find and book holiday accommodation.

Melbourne Vic Guide


Australia's cultural heartbeat can be felt at its strongest in Melbourne. Explore exciting laneways and a world class nightlife, and enjoy some of the world's best live sport and music.

Great Ocean Road Vic Guide

The Great Ocean Road

The 243km-long road is an Australian National heritage listed attraction in itself and the scenic drive takes you through some of Victoria's best beach side towns.

Mildura Vic Guide


Often referred to as the ‘Mediterranean of the Outback’, Mildura is renowned for its endlessly sunny skies.

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Phillip Island

Rich with wildlife and undulating coastline, Phillip Island is home to the iconic penguin parade and a charming fur seal colony.

Echuca Vic Guide


Echuca is known as the paddlesteamer capital of Australia, and has become a popular holiday destination for those wanting to relax and unwind in a warmer climate.

Barwon Heads Vic Guide

Barwon Heads

Situated on the Southern Coast of the Bellarine Peninsula, Barwon Heads is a popular coastal community that offers everything you need for a beach break.

Grampians Vic Guide

The Grampians

The Grampians is a stunning Victorian region bursting with walking tracks, wildlife, lookouts and waterfalls in a rugged landscape setting.

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The Murray River

The Murray River is one filled with rich culture and beautiful back drops, and the Victorian side has so much to offer.

Albury Wodonga Vic Guide


For outdoor adventurers and families alike, Albury Wodonga is packed with great activities to make your stay enjoyable.

Falls Creek Vic Guide

Falls Creek

While charming all year round, wintertime sees snow bunnies migrate 375km north-east of Melbourne to enjoy the white dust that has fallen over the popular Falls Creek resort. 

Angelsea Vic Guide


Beautiful beaches? Tick. The chance of a decent wave? Tick. Spectacular walking trails? Tick. Fantastic fishing? Tick. Anglesea has it all.

Peterborough Vic Guide


Peterborough is somewhat of a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it place, but don't be fooled. This is the ultimate relaxation destination.

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Errinundra National Park

Isolated and largely unknown, Errinundra National Park offers completely tranquillity without the hordes of tourists.

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King Valley

Experience magnificent scenery, palpable history and first class 4WDing in the King Valley and its surrounding High Country.


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Grampians National Park

The rugged mountains of the Grampians National Park offer plenty of options for exploring, both by car and on foot.

Bendigo Destination Page


Step back in time to Victoria's gold rush days with a trip to the historic town of Bendigo.

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Snowy River Country

Experience the power of the mighty Snowy River, from the heart of Victoria’s rugged High Country all the way to the coast.

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Red Hill

Food, wine and spa treatments a plenty, Red Hill is a feast for the senses, guaranteed to leave you satisfied in every single way.

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Perfect for a day trip or long weekend away, prepare to be charmed by the many surprises Daylesford has in store for you.

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There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to visiting Lorne, with this Great Ocean Road town proving it’s more than just surf and sand.

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Mansfield isn’t simply the gateway to the Victorian Alps anymore; this vibrant town is putting high country luxe and action-packed adventures on the map.

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The Otways

While the lure of the Great Ocean Road is undeniable, head inland into the Otway ranges and you’ll discover an equally magical, breathtaking landscape.

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Top 10 things to do in Bright

An all season’s playground, journeying to Bright should come with a warning: be prepared for the fact that you may never want to leave.

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The former goldmining town of Walhalla is a perfect base from which to explore Gippsland’s alpine country.

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A paradise for food-lovers and history buffs, the goldrush town of Beechworth has only gotten better with age.