|THINGS TO DO :
~ Port Albert Maritime Museum ~ Tarraville Road - Open 10.30am-4.00pm daily September-May - Weekends only June-August.
~ The award winning Port Albert Maritime Museum is situated on the Gippsland Coast, east of Melbourne.
Historic Port Albert was settled in 1841 following the wreck of the paddle steamer Clonmel, and the arrival of Angus McMillan, seeking a port for shipping cattle from the lush hinterland. The museum opened in 1976 vividly recounts the days when Port Albert was the original `Gateway for Gippsland. Artefacts from the wreck of the Clonmel, navigational aids, charts and working models, a shell collection, a fishermens room and archival material fill the 1860s former Bank of Victoria, as well as displays show casing Port Alberts role in Gippsland Gold.
~ Old Port Walking Trail.
~ Scenic Boat Tours ~ Nooramunga Sailing Tours
~ ~ Bird watching
MAJOR EVENTS :
Port Albert Regatta - March