Surfworld Museum, Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia
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Visit a diverse range of museums that capture the Great Ocean Road region's rich maritime heritage and farming history and chronicle the rise of Australia's surfing legends.

Journey back in time to the fascinating Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum, depicting life in a typical Australian seaport village between 1850 and 1900. Discover the story of Australia's wool industry at the renowned National Wool Museum in Geelong or visit Torquay's Surfworld Museum, recognised as the world's largest surfing and beach culture museum.

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Queenscliffe Historical Museum

The Queenscliffe Historical Museum is situated in Hesse Street between the Post-Office and Library, in the township of Queenscliff. Opened in 1974,...

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Loom demonstrations held daily

National Wool Museum

The National Wool Museum is housed in a beautifully restored 1872 bluestone wool store close to the vibrant new Waterfront Geelong. The Museum is...

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Fort Queenscliff

Fort Queenscliff Tours

Fort Queenscliff

Fort Queenscliff offers an educational adventure like no other, viewing over 150 years of Australia's heritage. A must see for the family and an...

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a heritage touring car

Portland Powerhouse Motor and Car Museum

The Portland Powerhouse Motor and Car Museum features veteran, vintage and classic cars, motorcycles, a Penny Farthing bicycle, stationary engines,...

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Queenscliffe Maritime Museum

Queenscliffe Maritime Museum

The Queenscliffe Maritime Museum was built in 1986 to display Queenscliff's last Lifeboat. Since then, the Museum has expanded to cover the maritime...

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Portland Maritime Discovery Centre

Portland Maritime Discovery Centre

At Portland Maritime Discovery Centre you'll experience a range of activities. Step inside the rib cage of our Sperm Whale skeleton. Unfold the...

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Geelong Heritage Centre

Geelong Heritage Centre

The Geelong Heritage Centre is Victoria's largest regional archive and history resource facility. The Centre provides public access to collection...

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Portarlington Mill

Portarlington Mill

Located just 300 metres from the beach, the Portarlington Mill was constructed in 1856 with rough local sandstone and Baltic Pine floors. The...

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Old Geelong Gaol

Old Geelong Gaol

The Old Geelong Gaol museum has a great variety of displays that tell the history of the gaol and visitors get hands on experience of the harsh...

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Cheese Tasting

Cheese World and Museum

Cheese World promotes the local dairy industry through offering tastings and sales of award winning cheddar cheeses produced across the road at the...

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