Heronswood Estate, Dromana, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia
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Things to do

Make a splash on your trip to the Mornington Peninsula. Whether you're up from Melbourne on a gastronomic day trip, spending an entire summer by the beach, or taking a tour of historic seaside villages, the region's compact size and diverse array of activities means there's plenty to fill up your days.

Take your pick of the best or set aside enough time and do the lot. Treat yourself to lunch in award-winning eateries and renowned wineries, dabble in the arts and learn about local history. Need pampering? Indulge in a relaxing thermal spa and then play a round on a magnificent cliff top golf course. Reconnect with nature in pristine national parks, or boost your adrenaline in, on and around the water with a day of surfing, scuba diving or bush walking.

Go it alone, or book a tour and get top tips from the locals who know all the peninsula's secrets.



Montalto Vineyard and Olive Grove

Art and culture

Absorb some artistic flair amid the heritage ambience and creative dynamism that combine and thrive throughout the Mornington Peninsula.

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Montalto Vineyard and Olive Grove

Food and wine

Fill up on life's pleasures on the Mornington Peninsula and enjoy abundant wine, the freshest produce and restaurants serving unforgettable meals.

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Peninsula Hot Springs, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

Spa and wellbeing

Restore balance to your life with Mornington Peninsula's sea air, serene gardens, luxurious day spas and Victoria's only natural geothermal springs.

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Flinders, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia


Give vintage treasures a new home, snap up one-off works from Mornington Peninsula artisans and fill your basket with the region's fresh produce.

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Snorkeller at Chinaman's Hat, Port Phillip Bay, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

Outdoor activities

Immerse yourself into Mornington Peninsula's welcoming waters and groomed golf courses with a range of adventure activities to boost your adrenaline.

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Wallabies, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

Nature and wildlife

Whether you seek out unforgettable wildlife or it finds you, connecting with nature comes without much effort on the Mornington Peninsula.

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Heronswood Estate, Dromana, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

History and heritage

Unlock the peninsula's historic discoveries from earliest Aboriginal times to the evocative era of European adventurers, mariners and pastoralists.

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Picking strawberries at Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

Family activities

Occupy both the biggest and smallest family members on the Mornington Peninsula, with beaches, budget accommodation, foreshore camping and fun events.

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Winery, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

Mornington Peninsula touring routes

Grab the keys and set out on a driving tour to see the Mornington Peninsula's coastal scenery, charming villages, famed wineries, and golf courses.

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Snorkelling, Port Phillip Bay, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia


Let a local expert take you on a guided tour and reveal the secrets of the coastal scenery, famed wineries, and farmland of the Mornington Peninsula.

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