Nestled between the Great Dividing Range and the Strzelecki Hills, Moe welcomes the Melbourne visitor to Latrobe Valley. Offering an active town centre for shopping and dining, with nearby bushland and lakes providing great recreational activities for visitors. The Spring Racing Carnival is celebrated by the Moe Cup which is run in October and to the north is Lake Narracan, a popular water playground for waterskiing, swimming, fishing and sailing. The town also serves as a gateway to the historic goldfields at Walhalla and the snowfields at Mt Baw Baw and Mt St Gwinear. A colourful town dotted with public artworks hinting at the diverse art culture in the area.
Step back in time to the 1850s and visit Old Gippstown, Gippsland’s Heritage Park. Stroll along the streets with authentic old buildings, horse-drawn carriages, agricultural machinery, and a general store. Walk along the Moe to Yallourn Rail Trail taking in the diverse scenery of bushland, lakes and distant mountain views, as well as the imposing Yallourn Power station. Enjoy the wildlife rich walks at the Edward Hunter Bush Reserve or visit the nearby Old Brown Coal Mine Museum in Yallourn North. Close to the town centre, Apex Park offers children a fantastic adventure playground complete with sandpits and slides for all ages.