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Oakdene Puts The Person In Personality

Behind every good wine there is a good, well heaps of people are behind the success of this quicky venue on the Bellarine. There is so much to look and marvel at…

Furry Family Works At Ponda Estate

Wallington is the ideal family destination on The Bellarine. Theme parks, mini golf and pick-your-own berry farms are dotted amongst the rolling hills. In keeping…

The Great Geelong Pub Guide

With our roots in wool and manufacturing and craft beer a big part of our future there’s a genuinely great pub culture in Geelong. No matter the occasion, there’s…

Insiders Guide: Pako Precinct

The first rule of the insiders guide: we call Pakington Street ‘Pako’. In fact, the nickname extends to all the side streets and thoroughfares shooting off the actual…

Geelong: Craft Beer Capital

If you haven't already heard, Geelong is no longer known as sleepy hollow, it has a new name! "Craft Beer Capital" A number of craft beer breweries and it's own…

4 Ways To Spend An Arvo Away From The City

As much as we love the waterfront, the Greater Geelong region is offering up some fab experiences for all types. A hit of nature or some unique shopping spots are…

5 Must-Do Events And Festivals

Get on your dancing shoes, drink some beer or wine or amaze at incredible boats and cars. Do we have you covered yet?

3 Geelong Coffees You Can't Miss

The Melbourne café culture has had a positive impact an hour down the road – there are some great spots to grab a good coffee (and an equally good bite to eat) in…

Shop It Like It's Hot: Ocean Grove

Shopping in Ocean Grove isn't all about surf boards and thongs. If you are looking for a unique gift or a bit of a treat, then check out these suggestions.

24 Hours In Ocean Grove

We’d have to start early in the morning. It’s an active and invigorating destination with the most popular surf beach in Victoria. The ocean air rolls in directly…

4 To Try: Park Hopping In Ocean Grove

Small enough to feel like a beach town, but big enough to offer more than one playground! We spent a day exploring the places to play in and around Ocean Grove.

The Bellarine Taste Trail: North Best

The Bellarine Taste Trail leads a delicious path all the way around the Bellarine, but Portarlington is central to a lot of the best gourmet attractions on the northern…

How To Do Barwon Heads Like A Local

Hang ten in Barwon Heads. It doesn't take long to feel relaxed in this town if you kick the shoes off, slip on your sunnies and embrace what's on offer.

5 Wineries Within 5 Minutes

Wine + bay views = bliss. That’s one of the best things about Drysdale and Portarlington – some of the Bellarine’s most celebrated wineries are within a few minutes’…

Ones to watch

100 Bollards in 7 seconds

100 bollards, 7 seconds. How many have you seen in person? Meet them all along the Geelong Waterfront from Limeburners Point to Rippleside Park.

Urban Geelong

Old industrial spaces are being transformed into creative hubs, urban precincts and fabulous eateries. Little Malop St is enticing people to the city centre with…

Dream yourself to Ocean Grove

Ocean Grove. A place to build beach shacks, sandcastles and memories. Families have been visiting Ocean Grove for generations. It's not hard to understand why.…

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