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Maritime history

Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village and Shipwrecked Sound and Light Show

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By day or by night Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village and Shipwrecked Sound and Light Show is a must do - and winner of Victorian Tourism Award Hall of Fame, plus several Museums Australia Awards.

By day, Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village is a maritime village and museum built around 1858 state heritage listed Warrnambool Lighthouse.

Holder of Victoria's largest maritime and shipwreck collection its feature pieces are the $4 million Loch Ard Peacock, a priceless relic from the wreck Loch Ard that in 1878 was lost at the now famous Loch Ard Gorge.

By night, 'Shipwrecked' is a theatrical multi media and outdoor special effects experience that brings to life the tragic story of the Loch Ard disaster in a multi-million dollar Sound and Light show that sails nightly at Flagstaff Hill.

Lighthouse Lodge offers you the chance to stay on site in the original harbourmasters home. Winner 2011 Australian Accommodation Association. Best New Accommodation Product.

Oddball the Movie - Yes Flagstaff Hill is also home to the Middle Island Maremma that are guardian dogs for the local penguin colony and featured in the new Australian movie Oddball.

Content: Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village & Shipwrecked Sound and Laser Show

Price & booking


Type Entry cost
With maritime village to explore by day at $16.00 -$39.00 per family. Shipwrecked show $26.00 - $67.00.
$16.00 - $39.00
Children can explore the village by day for $6.50 with children under five free entry. Shipwrecked show $13.95 under five years free.
$6.50 - $13.95

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  • Café
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Interpretive centre
  • Public toilet
Opening hours:
  • Daily
    9:00am - 9:00pm
  • Museums Australia
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • Visitor Information Centre