It’s that wonderful time of the year again, where we get to witness the beautiful displays of leaves changing colour. It’s also the perfect time to get out and to explore what South Gippsland has to offer. Experience life at its fullest with a visit to one of our amazing wineries, restaurants or parks. South Gippsland has something for everyone, so take that much needed getaway and indulge in life’s simple pleasures.

Mossvale Park

Mossvale Park is a picturesque picnic spot surrounded by English and European ornamental trees and shrubs. Discover this historic wonder located mid-way between Leongatha and Mirboo North. Mossvale Park – South Gippsland 

Koonwarra Nature Reserve 

The Reserve contains a number of walks that showcase a wide range of flora and fauna. The longest track being approximately 1.2km and taking  20 minutes to complete. Koonwarra Nature Reserve – South Gippsland 

Great Southern Rail Trail

Walk, cycle or ride 72 kilometres on The Great Southern Rail Trail. It is suitable for both the energetic and not so energetic outdoor enthusiast. From Leongatha, the trail goes through Koonwarra, Meeniyan, Stony Creek, Buffalo, Fish Creek, Foster, Toora, Welshpool and Port Welshpool, offering rural and bush views along the way. Great Southern Rail Trail

Wine, Beer & Cider

Plan a perfect day out at a winery, cidery or brewery and experience our local drinks industry.

You can taste all the love and passion that has gone into creating these works of art, with every sip. For more information, please visit What’s on offer – South Gippsland

Pictured: Waratah Hills Vineyard

Restaurant’s, Cafes & More

Pictured: Lamezleighs Cafe & Bar

Explore the best cafes, restaurants, bakeries, and takeaway places that we have on offer. Our food is delicious, fresh and will leave you wanting more.

Find a cosy place, order a tasty treat & a coffee, sit back, relax and take it all in. We have something to satisfy all your cravings. For more information, please visit Food and Drink.


Explore our local produce, unique crafts, second-hand items, live music, coffee and delicious food. We have a number of vibrant community markets and not to mention the scenic drives to these markets are unforgettable. Stop and have a chat with our friendly local’s, who produce the markets goodies. For more information on our South Gippsland Markets, please visit Events – South Gippsland.