Bairnsdale

Bairnsdale - Gippsland - Victoria

Bairnsdale, situated on the Mitchell River Flats, is the perfect place to explore the expansive Gippsland Lakes and Mitchell River. This relaxing rural town is considered to be the western gateway to the wilderness region and the lakes of East Gippsland. Rich Aboriginal culture is displayed through local landmarks in the Mitchell River National Park and the Krowathunkoolong Keeping Place to encounter unique history and artefacts of the Gunai/Kurnai people. Check out Bairnsdale's history, on display in the Historical Museum and take a self guided heritage walk around town taking in the art galleries and St Mary's Church.

Sample the local produce along the Twin Rivers Food and Wine Trail including berry farms, fruit orchards, restaurants and wineries. There is plenty of accommodation on offer and the town has easy access to Mount Hotham for some winter snow adventures along with Omeo and Dinner Plain.


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