Mallacoota is a small town in the East Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia. At the 2016 census, Mallacoota had a population of 1036. At holiday times, particularly Easter and Christmas, the population increases by about 8,000. It is the last official township on Victoria's east coast before the border with New South Wales. Mallacoota has a regional airport (Mallacoota Airport) YMCO (XMC) consisting of a gravel runway for light planes and an asphalt runway for commercial planes flying from Melbourne. It is a popular and beautiful holiday spot for boating, fishing, walking the wilderness coast, swimming, birdwatching, and surfing. The Mallacoota Arts Council runs events throughout each year. Mallacoota Inlet is one of the main villages along the wilderness coast walks from NSW to Victoria, Australia.

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Location Information 

  • Elevation: 22 m (72 ft)
  • Population: 1,063
  • State electorate(s): Gippsland East
  • Federal Division(s): Gippsland
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Cann River VIC 3890 (69.3 km, 55 mins)
Eden NSW 2551 (84.6 km, 1 hr 4 mins)