GRAB YOUR BOARD, MAKE FOR THE BREAK AND TEETER ON SOME OF AUSTRALIA’S BEST WAVES.
EXPLORE TILL YOUR HEART'S CONTENT
Warrnambool has a dramatic location on a plateau behind a steep bluff, defined by rivers to the east and west, overlooking sheltered Lady Bay. There are interesting historical buildings and attractive streetscapes. There is much to see and discover in Warrnambool.
Warrnambool offers all the services expected of a vibrant, modern city whilst maintaining the atmosphere of a relaxed country town.
More information www.visitwarrnambool.com.au.
Take a moment and see for yourself
A SURFING MECCA
The biggest surprise is the range of superb beaches right at the city's front door. Make your dream home in the sand with turrets adorned with seaweed and shells, then take a well-earned refreshing dip in the cool waters of the bay. Grab your board and make for the break as you teeter on some of Australia’s best waves.
With a range of clean sheltered beaches at the city's front door, manicured parks and gardens, visiting whales, notorious shipwrecks, unique volcanoes, contemporary art and exhilarating sports, there is certainly something for everyone.
Tower Hill, located 14 km west of Warrnambool before Port Fairy is one of the most fascinating geological formations in Victoria. After good rain, hills on the floor of a massive volcanic crater are surrounded by a shallow lake.
There are amazing views overlooking the lake and the island-hills from the rim of the crater across to Port Fairy. There are several walks, picnic facilities and plenty of wildlife.
Where To Stay
Discovery Parks - Warrnambool
Your Great Ocean Road adventure would not be complete without a stay at the holiday park in the coastal town of Warrnambool.
Quest Warrnambool offers serviced apartments in the heart of Warrnambool's city centre and, as the only hotel in Warrnambool’s main street, we are mere metres from cafes and restaurants for...
Provincial On Eddington
Provincial on Eddington provides four bedrooms, three queen size beds and two single beds and one bathroom. Romantic stay for couples. Fully equipped kitchen, towels and linen provided.
Eight Spence is located one block from Warrnambool’s CBD on a quiet residential street off the main highway.
Stay & Bathe with 20% off Hot Springs
Enjoy a midweek escape at the Mid City Motel Warrnambool & receive 20% off entry to Warrnambool’s hottest attraction - the Deep Blue Hot Springs.
Elm Tree Motel
At Elm Tree Motel you will be within a 20-minute stroll of Warrnambool Botanical Gardens and Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village.
Eat and Drink
Bundy's Bar and Bites
Let Bundy cook for you. They love providing a friendly service when dining in but can also cater for functions including birthday parties, weddings or special occasions.
Parker's Fish & Chips
Parker's Fish & Chips offers the tastiest take away in Warrnambool, rated 4.5 stars on TripAdvisor.
Warrnambool Fish and Chips Shop Scotty's Seafood is a family business that promises top quality fish and chips from the finest produce.
Daily Grain is a new cafe in Warrnambool's CBD, but the owners are no stranger to the hospitality industry having run several kiosks in the town.
Proudfoots By The River
Situated in a historic boathouse on the banks of the majestic Hopkins River, Proudfoots By The River offers Warrnambool’s only on-the-water dining experience.
Bohemia Cafe & Bar
Bohemia Cafe & Bar is a restaurant that has a reputation for having an amazing breakfast and lunch menu. They are also highly regarded for their fabulous coffee and friendly service.
What To See and Do
Lady & Anvil Tattoo Studio
Lady & Anvil Tattoo Studio is a well-known tattoo studio in Warrnambool. The studio offers a wide range of tattoos services and also creates bespoke patterns according to customers choices.
Mortlake Bowls Club
Situated in Tea Tree Lake Reserve, Mortlake Bowls Club has been rolling along since its founding in 1922.
Iron Armour Gym
Iron Armour Gym is Warrnambool's premier 24/7 weight training gym. They offer their clients an affordable and comfortable workout space, with the gym being staffed by a professional team between...
Elm Lifestyle Store
Known for its punchy pops of colour, deluxe knitwear and a simple approach to dressing, Elm Lifestyle in Warrnambool is a quiet achiever supplying both small clothing boutiques and homewares...
GO Roam Tours
GO Roam Tours offers wine tours and Great Ocean Road Day Trips. They will take you door to door from Geelong, Torquay or the Bellarine Peninsula.
Mailors Flat Demolition and Antiques
Located 10 minutes north of Warrnambool, Mailors Flat Antiques is a treasure trove of vintage and second-hand furniture, collectables, local memorabilia, jewellery, enamel signs, telephone boxes, Furphy tanks, tools and more.
Around the region
Mortlake Monthly Market
Pitch yourself in the pretty Market Square in the town centre of Mortlake to enjoy the country ambience as you browse the Mortlake...
13 Dec 202009:00 - 13:00
A Very Different Christmas
COVID-19 can’t stop Christmas, with a community celebration still planned for Warrnambool! A Very Different Christmas will be the 2020 version of A...
28 Nov 202009:00 - 17:00
Victorian Athletic League (handicap running racing) races range from 70 metres to 1000 metres for females and males.
02 Jan 202110:00 - 17:00