Trafalgar is the next town encounted when traveling from Melbourne to Sydney via the Princes Hgy. Trafalgar is a small drive through town. Trafalgar though is not a Melbourne commute centre. The town is in the West Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia.
The town lies on the Princes Highway and main Gippsland railway line about 10 kilometres (6 mi) west of Moe. The town backs onto the foothills of the Strzelecki Ranges to the south. Trafalgar Post Office opened on 2 June 1879.
Trafalgar was noted for having a cheese factory producing award-winning cheeses. The factory was owned by Petersville from 1960 until its closure in 1990.