This city is situated in east of Victoria and has a population of seventy thousand according to the 2006 census. It covers the area of 1422 square kilometers. This is known as for its electricity industry and which is generated by the brown coal; these coal reserves are one of the largest brown coal reserves of the world.
Climate: the climate of this city is mild with good amount of rains and frost; snow is occasional. The lowest temperature is 2 degree Celsius whereas the maximum is 27 degree Celsius. The average rainfall is 800 millimeter per year.
How to reach: rail service is available from Melbourne to this city and bus service which connects this city to most of the nearby cities. The airport of Latrobe Valley is situated at the distance of two hours from Melbourne and on the west of Traralgon.
Attractions: this is famous for a number of tourist destinations. Some of the attractions are Baw Baw National Park, Gippsland Immigration Park, Latrobe Regional Gallery, Monderra State Park,
Morwell Centenary Rose Garden, Morwell National Park, Old Gippstown, Tyers Park, and Walhalla Historic Park.
Accommodation: there are many hotel accommodations in this city like.
SpringHill Suites Pittsburgh is located at 115 Arnold Palmer Drive, Latrobe 15650. The total number of rooms is 109 and they provide parking, free high-speed internet and shuttle bus service.
Wingate by Wyndhan is situated at 3970 Route 30, Latrobe 15650. Total rooms are 80 and they prove free parking, free high-speed internet and free breakfast. They also have shuttle bus service and fitness centre.