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Prior to European settlement, the area now constituting Victoria was inhabited by a large number of Aboriginal peoples, collectively known as the Koori. With Great Britain having claimed the entire Australian continent east of the 135th meridian east in 1788, Victoria was included in the wider colony of New South Wales.

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Melbourne is the second-largest city in Australia and the capital of the state of Victoria. While sightseeing in Melbourne, you'll discover Melburnians are equally passionate about football and ballet, fashion and restaurants. They are ravenous for music and hot for theater. This leafy bayside community on the Yarra River is all things to all people, so to help you make sense of the myriad things to do around Melbourne, take a look at some of our favorite things to see and do …

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• Mornington Peninsula

Mornington Peninsula Tours, Travel & Activities

Mornington Peninsula is primarily a local tourist region, with popular natural attractions such as the variety of beaches both sheltered and open-sea and many scenic sights and views. Other popular attractions include the various wineries, mazes and the diverse array of water sports made available by the diversity of beaches and calm waters of Port Phillip and Western Port. Most visitors to the peninsula are residents of Melbourne who camp, rent villas and share houses or stay in private beach houses …

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• Phillip Island

Phillip Island Tours, Travel & Activities

Only 90 minutes from the urban hustle of cosmopolitan Melbourne, Phillip Island is a coastal escape that is literally crawling with wildlife. You'll find Australia's largest fur seal colony off the rocky coast of The Nobbies, and the sky is alive with thousands of shearwaters and seagoing gulls and terns. Koalas nap in notches in the treetops, whales spout offshore and hundreds of waddling little penguins storm the shores each night …

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• Yarra Valley

Yarra Valley Tours, Travel & Activities

The Yarra Valley is host to a thriving wine growing industry. The area's relatively cool climate makes it particularly suited to the production of high-quality chardonnay, pinot noir and sparkling wine. The Yarra Valley is a popular day-trip and tourist area, featuring a range of natural features and agricultural produce, as well as the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail …

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Victoria is a state located in the south-eastern corner of Australia. It is the smallest mainland state in area, but the most densely populated and urbanised. Victoria began in the 1830s as a farming community. The discovery of gold in 1851 transformed it into a leading industrial and commercial centre.

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In 1901 Victoria became a state in the Commonwealth of Australia. As a result of the gold rush, Melbourne had by then become the financial centre of Australia and New Zealand. Between 1901 and 1927, Melbourne was the capital of Australia while Canberra was under construction.

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