South Gippsland region is found on the south eastern tip of Victoria. It comprises of, Phillip Island, Wilsons Promontory National Park, Korumburra, Wonthaggi, Inverloch, Foster, Sandy Point, , Cape Liptrap Coastal Park, Mirboo North and Leongatha. When visiting South Gippsland, all the area has to offer. You will discover wineries, antique shops and art galleries, farmers markets, music festivals and many great attractions, such as Toora Windfarm, Coal Creek Historical Village, Mount Best Lookout. It is extremely popular for day and overnight hiking - the coastline and bush land is pristine. Toora Tourist Park is nearby to all the attractions of the area and has a great Tourist Park full of activities kids will love. It is close to Agnes Falls and Toora Windfarm. Korumburra is home to Coal Creek Community Park Museum in which the kids can step back in time and experience what life was like in the ‘olden days’. It has FREE ENTRY and unlimited fun for the whole family. Go on one of the scary Ghost Tours and see the Village at night – so many things to do. In nearby Wonthaggi you can take a tour of the State Coal Mine and experience the life of a miner. They have some interesting and innovative tours, spacious grounds and a great café for lunch. Phillip Island is only a short drive away, so why not combine a day or two in South Gippsland with that visit to the penguins? The kids will love you for it and so will you with so many things to do.
State Coal Mine
The State Coal Mine offers a journey back in time to discover what life working in a coal mine was like in the 1900s. Venture underground through the dark caves.