Sale is a city located in the centre of Gippsland, Victoria, approximately 260 kilometres east of Melbourne. Sale is the gateway to East Victoria, the Gippsland Lakes, 90 Mile Beach, mountains and many other exciting tourist destinations.

Sale has a population of close to 13,000. Part of the Wellington Shire, Sale is home to diverse industry including agriculture, retail and professional services. It is also home to the Esso (Longford Gas Plant) and the East Sale RAAF base.

Suburbs of Sale

There is a range of housing available in Sale, varying from medium density to 1/4 acre blocks within 1-2 kilometres of the town centre. Housing in Sale offers something to suit all lifestyles and budgets.

Real estate websites for Sale


The Victorian Department of Education website is a good source of information on public education in Victoria and includes a list of schools by location.

Child care

There are a number of child care facilities in Sale. The resources below may help you locate the right childcare service for your family.

Bases nearby

  • Sale to RAAF Base East Sale – 7 km

Public transport

Vline Country Trains run from Sale to Melbourne daily.
For more information visit the Vline website or phone 136 196.


Read more about sporting clubs and associations around Sale.


The Gippsland Base Hospital is located in Sale and is the only major hospital that services the region outside Melbourne. There are 74 visiting medical professionals involved with the Gippsland Health Services that work from this hospital.