East Gippsland

Beaches
East Cape Beach

Beautiful surf beach and lookout spot.

Nightlife
Bemm River Hotel

Nice pub and good food. Real Australian country pub. They have accommodation here as well.

Attractions
McKenzie River Rainforest Walk

Short walk through a rainforest river valley. Cross the McKenzie River on swing bridges. Good place to stop and stretch the legs.

Cape Conran Nature Trail

Lots of birdlife on this 2 hr walk look out for the dark green Ground Parrot. Lots of places to stop for a swim. Shower and toilets available.

East Gippsland Railtrail

A popular bike trail that runs from Bairnsdale to Orbost. 100km trail can be done in a day or two.

Buchan Caves

Spectacular limestone cave system. Tours of the Fairy Cave and Royal Cave.

Lakes Entrance

Nice town where you can swim at the impressive 90 Mile Beach or in the lake. Part of the lake is netted off for swimming because there are often a lot of jellyfish here.

Accommodation
Buchan Lodge

Nice country backpackers with verandas to relax on after a long days driving. BBQ and campfire.