Gippsland Plains Rail Trail
  • Length: 63km

  • Duration: 4 days

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: One Way

  • Start: Stratford 

  • End: Traralgon

  • Closest Town: Stratford 

  • Location: Gippsland

  • Distance from state capital: 190km

  • State: VIC

  • Latitude: -37.9791753

  • Longitude: 147.0720172


Gippsland Plains Rail Trail is a 63km, grade 2 One Way hike located in Gippsland Victoria. The hike should take approximately 4 days to complete.


Budget and short term cabin accomodation in Tinamba

This trail passes through generally flat dairy farm country with views of the Great Dividing Range.
The trail surface is fairly smooth gravel though it can be soft in some of the newer sections when wet.
You can access the trail by train from Melbourne at Stratford or Traralgon, so it is possible to ride one way and return by train.

Situated on 7.5 acres of superbly landscaped gardens just 4km from Traralgon’s CBD.


Stratford to Traralgon in Gippsland

Near Traralgon Gippsland, 190km east of Melbourne

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Coarse gravel, Fine gravel


For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.