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
BIG4 NRMA Warrnambool Riverside Holiday Park
Set on the banks of the Hopkins River, BIG4 NRMA Warrnambool Riverside Holiday Park is your escape to the Great Ocean Road region.
The Cally Hotel Warrnambool
The Cally Hotel is the best budget accommodation in Warrnambool. It is centrally located in the CBD.
Secluded Homestead Amongst the Trees
Secluded Homestead Amongst the Trees stylish and unique Bed and Breakfast is the perfect getaway if you are travelling the Great Ocean Road looking to explore Warrnambool or the famous...
Stay 3 Pay 2 at Lady Bay Resort in Warrnambool
Stay 2 nights and pay for 2, plus receive a taste plate with any dinner reservation, a 50% off voucher for Flagstaff Hill and late check-out.
Subject to availability *terms and conditions apply
Mac's Hotel Accommodation
Traditional comfort in the heart of Mortlake. Comfortable accommodation is always waiting for you at Mac’s Hotel.
Featuring an outdoor pool, Motel Warrnambool offers ground-floor rooms with free parking directly outside. The motel is located five minutes drive to Logan’s Beach whale watching lookout.
Eat and Drink
Images Restaurant, Cafe & Cocktail Bar
Stop by Images Restaurant, Warrnambool's most famous family restaurant, today. Be sure to sample their great value lunches, delicious evening meals and decadent desserts the next chance you get.
Warrnambool Fish and Chips Shop Scotty's Seafood is a family business that promises top quality fish and chips from the finest produce.
Macey's Bistro is Warrnambool's premier eating venue for families. Their popular bistro is renowned for its family friendly atmosphere and appealing menu to suit all ages.
12 Apostles Food Artisans
The 12 Apostles Gourmet Trail gives visitors to the 12 Apostles Coast and Hinterland the chance to experience amazing artisan food and beverage destinations with gourmet cheese makers, single malt whisky, rich Timboon Ice Cream, chocolate, fudge, beer, olives and strawberries.
Deli Fresh Cafe and Foodstore
The team at Deli Fresh Cafe and Foodstore believe that the memory of good food they have eaten provides the memories that bring people back.
Jane Dough Bakery
Jane Dough is a small bakery at the end of the Great Ocean Road in Warrnambool, Victoria.
What To See and Do
PHINC inspires women to be anything but ordinary with their diverse range of casual and formal fashion, homewares and accessories. PHINC is located in the CBD of Warrnambool, Victoria.
Nirranda Arts is nestled halfway between the Bay of Islands Coastal Reserve and Childer's Cove National Park on the Great Ocean Road, 300 kilometres south-west of Melbourne.
Janabells Stone Pictures
Janabell‘s Stone pictures are created by a Warrnambool artist, Jan Bacon. Janabell’s Stone Pictures are created from objects such as stones, pebbles, shells, driftwood etc which Jan has collected from...
Almost every year between June and September, female Southern Right whales return to the waters of Warrnambool’s Logans Beach to calve.
SCOPE Galleries Warrnambool
SCOPE Galleries showcases the artwork of Liza McCosh alongside contemporary painting, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture and jewellery from other regional and metropolitan artists.
Daizy Boutique is located in the heart of Liebig Street, Warrnambool, the shipwreck coast of the south west.
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...
11 Oct 202009:00 - 13:00
South West Food and Beverage Festival
South-West Victoria is home to some incredible food producers and creators.
03 Oct 202011:00 - 19:00