Foster is situated about 280 miles (451 kilometers) southwest of the national capital Canberra.
When it comes to getting the best bang for your buck from your holiday, it's worth remembering that Foster is merely just the start; Gippsland is dotted with scenic delights. If you're looking for other places to check out, you'll find Venus Bay, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the east, and Jeeralang Junction 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest.
When vacationing in Foster, why not spend a few hours exploring Moe. Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the north, this regional city is home to Lake Narracan, Moe Golf Course and Moondarra State Park. Gippsland Heritage Park and Edward Hunter Heritage Bush Reserve are also good spots for a visit while you are in Moe.
Head outdoors and explore Gippsland's open-air markets.
Enjoy a break from sightseeing and cool off with a spot of swimming or surfing. If you like the company of like-minded travelers, Gippsland features plenty of specialized activities such as winery tours, guided nature walks and wildlife spotting tours.
When booking your trip to Foster, it's handy to remember that the most convenient major airport, Tullamarine Airport, is located in in Melbourne, 100 miles (161 kilometers) away.