Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village
Shipwreck Coast
Explore Flagstaff Hill
Beautiful maritime village
Home of Middle Island Maremma Project

Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village & Shipwrecked Sound and Laser Show

Address: 89 Merri Street, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280

Phone: 03 5559 4600  |  Freecall: 1800 556 111  |  Fax: 03 5559 4613  

Email: flagstaffhill@warrnambool.vic.gov.au
Web: flagstaffhill.com

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By day or by night Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village & Shipwrecked Sound and Laser 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.

Reflecting the rich maritime atmosphere of the Shipwreck Coast, Flagstaff Hill is the ideal starting point to discover maritime history of the Shipwreck Coast and Great Ocean Road. More than 180 ships have come to grief along the Shipwreck Coast, with much of this tragic history being recounted at Flagstaff Hill.

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 Laser show that sails nightly at Flagstaff Hill. This is sure to be a highlight of your visit to the Shipwreck Coast. Dinner and Show packages are available each night.

New Accommodation Offer! Yes now you can be the Lighthouse keeper for the night, or the week.

Flagstaff Hill Lighthouse Lodge offers the highest quality accommodation overlooking Lady Bay Warrnambool. Winner 2011 Australian Accommodation Association. Best New Accommodation Product.

Your only neighbour is the still operating Lady bay Lighthouses. Visit the website for further information.

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

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


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Adult Day


Concession Day


Child Day


Shipwrecked - Child


Shipwrecked Concession


Shipwrecked - Adult


Cancellation and booking policy

Group bookings are required for Flagstaff Hill daytime attraction. Bookings are essential for all seats to night time Sound and Laser Show - Shipwrecked. Cancellations are not accepted within 24 hours of bookings for Flagstaff Hill and Shipwrecked.

Local directions

Warrnambool is 260 kilometres south-west of Melbourne, approximately three hours drive. It is the western gateway to the Great Ocean Road.


  • Café
  • Child activities
  • Coach parking
  • Guide
  • Interpretive centre
  • Public telephone
  • Public toilet
  • Sheltered area
  • Visitor information centre


  • Shopping
  • Whale watching

Tourism awards

2012  - Victorian Tourism Awards  - Hall Of Fame

Opening hours

Daily - Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village
9:00am -5:00pm
Last admission at 4:00pm.

Daily - Shipwrecked! Sound and Laser Show
Shipwrecked screens nightly from dusk - no shows Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Show running time is 70 minutes.


  • Tourism Alliance Victoria
  • Visitor Information Centre

Disabled access

Contact operator for further details.

How to get here

Great Ocean Road