Geelong & the Bellarine Peninsula
Discover fine food and wine, historic seaside villages and breathtaking natural beauty just a stone's throw from Melbourne. Take a wander down to Geelong's stunning waterfront, wine and dine your way along the Bellarine Taste Trail, or hit the Blues Train for a musical journey across the peninsula.
Explore historic buildings and famous links golf courses, cool off at surf beaches, or get close to nature on an eco-adventure tour. Home to everything from craft breweries and renowned wineries to contemporary galleries and cultural festivals, the region is a haven for lovers of the good life and the gateway to the Great Ocean Road.
Things to do
Explore the Geelong wine region's diverse sub-regions from surf coast to volcanic plains making its food, wine and landscape resist any label.
Tee off at scenic golf courses with coastal views on the Great Ocean Road including The Sands at Torquay designed by Australian golfer Stuart Appleby.
Discover the wealth of public art works along the Geelong waterfront from the whimsical Baywalk Bollards to the Cargo Boxes and Paving Splats.
Treat your tastebuds to the best of the Bellarine Peninsula. Savour the local flavours at wineries, farmgates, provedores, restaurants, cafes and more.