Greater Geelong Visitor Information
Welcome to Greater Geelong!
Located just an hour's drive from Melbourne, Greater Geelong is a stunning region in Victoria, Australia. With its picturesque beaches, rich history, and vibrant food and wine scene, Geelong is the perfect holiday destination for anyone looking to unwind and relax.
- The Great Ocean Road - Take a scenic drive along the stunning Great Ocean Road and soak in breathtaking views of the coastline.
- The Bellarine Peninsula - Explore the beautiful Bellarine Peninsula and discover its charming towns, wineries, and stunning beaches.
- The Geelong Waterfront - Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the Geelong Waterfront and take in the stunning views of the bay.
- The National Wool Museum - Immerse yourself in the history of Australia's wool industry at the National Wool Museum.
Food and Wine
Greater Geelong is renowned for its incredible food and wine scene, with numerous wineries, breweries, and restaurants dotted throughout the region. Be sure to indulge in the local produce, from the famous Bellarine Peninsula mussels to the region's delicious cheeses.
With its stunning coastline, Greater Geelong boasts some of the best beaches in Victoria. From the popular family-friendly beaches such as Eastern Beach and Torquay Beach to the quieter bays such as Thirteenth Beach and Breamlea, there's a beach to suit everyone.
Greater Geelong is easily accessible by car or public transport. If you're driving, take the Princes Freeway from Melbourne, and you'll be in Geelong in just over an hour. If you're travelling by public transport, V/Line runs regular train and bus services from Melbourne to Geelong.
Greater Geelong offers a range of accommodation options to suit every budget, from luxurious beachfront hotels to cosy bed and breakfasts. For those wanting to be close to the action, there are also numerous holiday parks and camping grounds.