Balook is situated about 260 miles (418 kilometers) southwest of Canberra, the national capital.
See firsthand why Gippsland is so universally-loved by travelers from all over the world, by getting out and touring the abundance of natural and cultural attractions within easy traveling distance of Balook. Latrobe Visitor Information Centre and Victory Park which you can find in and around Traralgon, are worth checking out. Traralgon, is roughly 16 miles (26 kilometers) away from Balook. A drive to Morwell is another interesting option. It is 16 miles (26 kilometers) away from Balook and is home to the Midvalley Shopping Centre and Morwell Golf Club.
Moe, is another good spot to explore. It is around 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Balook and offers a number of interesting things to see and do, such as Gippsland Heritage Park, Moe Golf Course and Edward Hunter Heritage Bush Reserve. Moondarra State Park and Lake Narracan are just a handful of the many other interesting attractions on offer here.
Discover the region's rich cultural makeup within Gippsland's wonderful history museums and art galleries.
If you prefer to take it easy while you are on vacation, Gippsland has some great relaxing activities that will suit you perfectly, such as bird watching and cycling. Experience a side of Gippsland most visitors don't see by spending time with a knowledgeable local on one of the wildlife spotting tours, guided nature walks and winery tours.
When planning your vacation to Balook, it's handy to remember that the most convenient major airport, Tullamarine Airport, is situated in in Melbourne, 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the northwest.