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San Remo

San Remo

San Remo is one of Victoria’s significant ocean and bay fishing ports. It still has a fishing village feel and visitors can enjoy ocean fishing charters and or ocean adventure tours. Pelicans are fed daily at midday on the foreshore adjoining the main jetty and Fishermen’s Co-operative area. Several nature walks offer gorgeous scenery and points of historic interest. A fifteen minute walk from the bridge connecting Phillip Island to... Read more

MAP: Memory and Place

ACMI in the regions - East Gippsland

Swifts Creek

Blessed with an abundance of natural beauty, the beaches and walking tracks of Eastern Victoria are majestic. From the ocean to the the inland waterways of the Gippsland Lakes you can enjoy surfing, boating or bushwalking.

RED HILL

Red Hill

The picturesque town of Omeo was selected as the location for Australian feature film Red Hill, a modern day Western written and directed by Patrick Hughes. Starring Ryan Kwanten (True Blood), the production was shot in July and August 2009. Red Hill premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival on 14 February 2010. One reviewer described the film as "a good, tense contemporary Western. Traditional in tone - a satisfying, stylish thriller".

Interview with Patrick Hughes

Assistance

The Councils throughout Gippsland have joined forces to showcase just a sample of the potential settings our region can offer film makers. The online Locations Library is your window to our world and we will endeavor to make filming in Gippsland as effortless as possible by streamlining necessary permissions and supplying local information, resources and guidance.

Policy & Funding

Local council film policies are in place to make the production process easier while attractive financial incentives are available for filming in the region.