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.

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Melbourne is Australia's second largest city, and the capital of the south-eastern state of Victoria, located at the head of Port Phillip Bay.

Bendigo is a large regional city in Victoria, Australia, population 100,000. Bendigo is located some 140 km north-north-west of Melbourne.

Mornington Peninsula lies south of Melbourne, Australia forming the eastern side of Port Phillip Bay.

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Gippsland is the southeastern region of Victoria, Australia. It includes the southernmost point of the Australian mainland at Wilsons Promontory.

The High Country is a region of the state of Victoria in Australia. It extends down from the wine regions in the mid north-east of the state to the alpine regions to their south.

The Great Ocean Road is more than a road – it represents a coastal region of south-west Victoria, Australia, running from Bellarine Peninsula near Geelong to Portland near the border with South Australia.

The Goldfields is a region in Victoria, Australia. A 46km route for cycling or horseriding from Ballarat to Skipton.

The Yarra Valley is a wine-growing area with many wineries, near Melbourne in Victoria.

The Wimmera is a region in western Victoria, Australia. It runs from west of the Goldfields region to the South Australia border.

The Murray is a large and unique region along the northern edge of Victoria, Australia.

Frankston is a city in Victoria, Australia. Frankston is a town 40km from Melbourne on the edge of Port Phillip Bay often referred to as the "Gateway to the Mornington Peninsula".

Geelong is a city located 70 km south west of Melbourne, Australia, on Corio Bay, part of Port Phillip Bay.

Echuca-Moama is a twin city on the border between the Riverina region of New South Wales and Victoria in Australia.

Tallangatta is a town near the inflows to Lake Hume in Victoria. Tallangatta is not pronounced like Coolangatta, rather tal-LAN-gadda.

Heathcote is a town around 50km south of Bendigo in rural Victoria. Take the B75 exit from the Hume Freeway heading north from Melbourne at Wallan.

Trentham is a small shire between Daylesford and Woodend in Victoria. It is about an hour northwest of Melbourne, and like Daylesford, has many spas.

Murray-Sunset National Park is in Victoria, Australia. The park is made up of semi-arid plain and four seasonal lakes.

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