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
Elm Tree Motel
At Elm Tree Motel you will be within a 20-minute stroll of Warrnambool Botanical Gardens and Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village.
Deep Blue Hotel and Hot Springs
The Deep Blue Hotel and Hot Springs is your place to relax, rejuvenate and replenish. Victoria’s first hot springs hotel nurtures your holiday aspirations with over 80 guest rooms, ocean...
High View Family Cottages
High View Family Cottages provides country-style accommodation on a rural horse property, situated just outside of Warrnambool and 20 minutes drive from Port Fairy.
Comfort Inn On Raglan
Comfort Inn on Raglan is one of the finest four-star motels in Warrnambool. They take pride in providing customers with the highest customer service at affordable prices.
Lady Bay Resort
The team at the Lady Bay Resort want you to feel welcome, at home, comfortable and ready to do exactly what it is that has brought you to the lovely...
Stay 2 Save 20% (Cabins), Stay 3 Save 20% (Sites) Mid-Week, Warrnambool
Book a 2 night midweek stay in a cabin and save 20%! Stay 3 nights midweek on a site and save 20%!
Eat and Drink
The Wok is the takeaway section of one of the tastiest Chinese restaurants, The Dragon Inn.
Home of the original Clarke's Pies. Clarke's Cafe offers a large variety of pies, pasties, bread, cakes, slices, biscuits, creamed cakes, hot meals, fresh salad bar, hamburgers, chips, and hot...
SINGH Indian Curry House
Discover the real taste of India, without worrying about your calories. Each dish with its own distinctive flavour and aroma. North Indian cuisine.
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.
The Whalers Hotel
The Whalers Hotel is a specialist pub located in Warrnambool. They offer pub meals from the bistro with steak nights and Parma nights, live music, happy hour from 5:00 pm...
Settlers Hub Wangoom
Call into the Settlers Hub and say hello, enjoy home-baked cakes, slices and scones and the service you would expect from a little country town.
What To See and Do
Ozmosis is Australia's leading urban surf retailer in the youth lifestyle market. They stock the latest styles from leading surf and street brands including Rip Curl, Billabong, Quiksilver, Rusty, Volcom,...
GAZMAN is Australia's leading men's clothing brand providing contemporary and casual attire for every occasion. Over the years GAZMAN has built an enviable reputation for our high quality and stylish range.
Style Active by Chloe
An activewear boutique for women who want to look good, feel good and have quality activewear clothing.
Prouds the Jewellers
Looking for great gifts this season? Trust Prouds for the best range and the best prices plus special offers and events.
Warrnambool’s fantastic Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground is a year-round family attraction. This eight hectare adventure playground is paradise for kids with giant slides, flying foxes, a maze and boat rides.
Middle Island is situated near Warrnambool harbour and has long been home to a colony of Little Penguins.
Around the region
The Fresh Market Warrnambool
Fresh Market Warrnambool is the regions local farmers market held on the first and third Sunday of the month year-round at Lake Pertobe.
16 May 202108:00 - 13:00
Celebrate the Winter Solstice by joining us on a city-wide scavenger hunt around Warrnambool.
18 Jun 202117:00 - 22:00
World of Musicals - Warrnambool
The Musical Gala with an International cast brings London’s West End and New York’s Broadway return to Australia with a brand-new show.
19:30 - 21:30