Best freshwater swimming spots in Victoria
If you're looking to cool off without the pesky sand and seagulls, check out our guide to the best freshwater swimming holes in Victoria.
While Australia is known for its pristine beaches, they are not for everyone. From the beaming UV rays to sand in your clothes, scarce parking, people and animals running amuck, it can sometimes provide more stress than you've bargained for.
Luckily, Victoria is home to a variety of places to swim that aren't a beach. So if you’re looking to avoid the beach crowds this summer, there are plenty of beautiful places around the state to cool off without getting sand between your toes and in your car, from rainforests to rivers, waterfalls, lakes and freshwater swimming holes galore.