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Discovery Coast

The Discovery Coast begins at Discovery Bay and the city of Portland and ends at Nelson, just before the South Australian border. Much of the coastline is included in the Discovery Bay Coastal Park and Cape Bridgewater. Just inland from the coastal area features the wilderness and natural beauty of the Lower Glenelg and Cobboboonee National Parks. This stretch of coastline includes some of Victoria’s oldest settlements.


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Portland is city of over 10,000 residents and a very large and busy deep water port and the only such… Read More »Portland


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Just north of Portland, the township of Heywood is certainly one of the first inland settlements in Victoria, having grown… Read More »Heywood


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A rural township of some 600 people, Macarthur is located on the Eumeralla River, on the Western Victoria Volcanic Plains… Read More »Macarthur


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Dartmoor is a small rural township on the Glenelg River serving the local timber industry in harvesting and processing the… Read More »Dartmoor


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Yambuk is a small township on the Shaw River just before it reaches the Southern Ocean and like many of… Read More »Yambuk