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About the NDIS in Gippsland VIC
Gippsland offers a variety of natural attractions like nowhere else in Victoria. Unspoilt beaches, pristine rainforests, snowfields, hiking and riding trails provide backdrops for wineries and food producers, festivals for residents and tourists to indulge in all year long. This eastern-most region of Victoria offers a dramatic variety of landscape and relaxed, welcoming communities that combine to create an undeniable allure.
Stretching from outer Melbourne to the eastern-most point of Victoria, Gippsland is the powerhouse of Victoria’s natural resources and commodities economy. It is home to the state’s electricity industry and other key sectors such as agriculture, forestry, dairy, fishing, tourism, engineering, finance, health care and education. Art and cultural festivals abound, and the gourmet food and wine on menus throughout the region make it a sensory feast. In Gippsland you can build and enjoy a life like nowhere else.
As at the 2016 Australian census, Gippsland had a population of 271,266, with the principal population centres of the region, in descending order of population, being Traralgon, Moe, Warragul, Morwell, Sale, Bairnsdale, Drouin, Leongatha, and Phillip Island.
Other main towns in the Gippsland region include:
Bairnsdale, Churchill, Drouin, Foster, Inverloch, Korumburra, Lakes Entrance, Leongatha, Mallacoota, Moe, Morwell, Omeo, Orbost, Phillip Island, Sale, Traralgon, Warragul and Wonthaggi.
Local NDIS information
The NDIS rolled out in this region in 2017 and 2018 and all eligible Victorians have access to it. According to the NDIS , as at 31 Dec 2022 there are more than 8000 active NDIS participants in the Greater Gippsland area.
NDIS Plan Management Gippsland – Local Contacts
Link Health and Community provide Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) services for children under 7 living with a disability or developmental delay and their families to develop skills for everyday activities
Ph: 1800 546 532
Local Area Coordinator (LAC)
Latrobe Community Health
Ph: 1800 242 696