Local Environment

The Opal Motel is situated in Leongatha at 155 South Gippsland Highway. With all the views from the motel looking out onto the surrounding hills, the motel provides a serene place to spend the night.


Located approximately 130 kilometres South East of Melbourne, Leongatha is ideally positioned as a gateway to Gippsland destinations and attractions.

Leongatha has many fine restaurants (inc. Chinese, Thai, Italian & Indian) & cafe's to cater for all your dining needs.
Hotels & RSL club. A Courtesy Bus for the Leongatha RSL will pick you up and bring you back...


Many other shops including Supermarkets, Bakeries, Hardwares, Chemists, Laundromats, Target Country & Clothing stores, Haberdasheries & Op Shops (thrift stores).


Cinema, Gyms, Indoor Aquatic Centre, Tennis, Croquet, Bowls & Golf Clubs.

Places to Visit.


Any major road departing Leongatha provides access to popular attractions:-

  • Wilsons Promontory National Park;

  • Coal Creek Heritage Village;

  • Phillip Island & Penguin Parade;

  • Yaragon Village;

  • Tara Bulga National Park

  • Agnes Falls

  • Inverloch & Bass Coast beaches.

all within an easy one hour drive.