Start your Victorian adventure in Geelong and the Bellarine. Across the lands of the Wadawurrung people, discoverbeautiful beaches, award-winning wineries, a fascinating heritage and an enormous range of recreational opportunities from fishing and golfing to diving and surfing.
City by the bay
Take in the colourful and lively ambience of bayside Geelong, Victoria's second largest city. Delve into the city's vibrant creative scene, wander through the picturesque waterfront precinct, and uncover a rich history at local museums.
Enjoy a slow drive out along the Bellarine Peninsula and surrender to the region's easy-going lifestyle. Sample local varietals at cellar doors, play a round at the famous links golf courses of Barwon Heads, or cool off in the gentle waves of Port Phillip Bay. Looking for something different? Sign up for surfing lessons on the beach.
Stop off at seaside villages along the coast, from Portarlington to Ocean Grove, and explore the peninsula's rich maritime history, excellent restaurants, cafes and grand architecture.