Victoria is the southernmost of the eastern mainland states of Australia. The state is roughly triangular in shape. New South Wales lies to the north/north-east, with the Murray River forming most of the boundary between the two states.
Popular destinations: Melbourne, Phillip Island and Bendigo
The Goldfields is a region in Victoria, Australia. For a period of time immigrants came from all over the world for the new gold rush in the Victorian hills north of Melbourne.
Popular destinations: Bendigo, Ballarat and Daylesford