Head Office

119 Main Street
Bairnsdale
Victoria Australia
Telephone (03) 51 522661
Fax (03) 51 523569

Offices also located in:

e-mail: wgm@wgm.com.au

 
 

East Gippsland

East Gippsland is nestled in the South East of Australia. It is bordered, broadly, by the Industrial and Power Centre of the Latrobe Valley to the West, the Victorian Alps and Great Dividing Range to the North, the Pacific Ocean to the South and New South Wales to the East. It is an area of great diversity including bustling regional cities, Australia's largest inland lake system and pristine Alpine and Beach wilderness. Features of the area include:-

Industry & Agriculture

Wool, Beef, Seafood's, Vegetable (Production and Processing) Oil & Gas (Bass Strait), Timber, Dairy Products, Wine, Food Processing, Textiles, Tourism, Retail

Tourism

The Gippsland Lakes: a magnificent series of inter-connected lakes abutting the ninety mile beach-fishing, boating, camping, bush walking. National Parks including Croajingalong and Snowy River: fabulous untouched coastline, perhaps Australia's best kept wilderness areas. Mallacoota and Far East Gippsland: Australia's best kept holiday secret. The Victorian Alps: world class Alpine scenery and hiking, Mount Hotham fast becoming Australia's premier ski resort. Accommodation: the full gamut from first class to bush camping.

Services

Major sealed highways connect East Gippsland to Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra. Daily passenger rail and bus services connect these cities and many points between. Traralgon and Sale offer scheduled air services connecting Tasmania Albury and Sydney.

Sale and Bairnsdale have major regional Hospitals and both towns have developed regional shopping facilities. The region offers a great variety of accommodation, restaurants and tourist facilities.