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A Kind-of-Complete List of Locals with Iso-Friendly Options

A Kind-of-Complete List of Locals with Iso-Friendly Options

It's official, Toto. We're not in Kansas anymore.

But don't worry, we're looking for ways to make lock-down life simpler and support our local business community at the same time! 

We'll be updating this list as often as we can, but things are changing daily so check direct for any questions.

 

Dining

Geelong

Alma at Home - Serving up a range of your favourites, the team at Alma are offering phone orders, card payment and dedicated pickup parking spots!

Archive Wine Bar - Bottleshop and Deli are open 3–6pm Wednesday to Saturday. Order a ‘Survive in Style’ pack now. Call 0403 302 400.

Box Office Cafe - Takeaway food and coffee. Please order by calling 5261 8176 or pop in to grab and go.

Café Go - It's Go time at one of Geelong's favourite cafes. Takeaway during opening hours and delivering all over Geelong, The Bellarine and parts of the Surf coast. Order online via our website or Skip app. Proud Mary coffee, brekky rolls, deli fridge items, hot curries & soups available for takeaway too.

Clyde Park Vineyard & Bistro - Cooking up their signature Clyde Park pizzas from 2pm - 7:30pm Friday & Saturday. They’ve also got heat and serve pizzas as well as sweet treats. Open Sunday to Thursday 11-5pm and Friday and Saturday 11am – 7.30pm and food from 2pm.

Eastern Spice - The food you love will be delivered to your home. 10% discount on pickup & delivery plus free home delivery on orders valued $30 or above. Call 5221 9544.

Emerge - Ready-made meals, simply heat and eat. Delivery and pick up Wednesday/Friday. $15 each or 8 for $100. Min order $50 with $10 delivery fee. Orders over $100 free delivery. To order call 5229 5511.

Food Purveyor - Online store still available for hampers.

Geelong Boat House - Open for fresh fish and chip takeaway, as well as coffee and cake, all for pick up only.

Geelong Cellar Door - Support the local Geelong wine industry by buying from Geelong Cellar Door. Contact Jon 0432 617988 to put together your wine pack for contactless wine deliveries.

Great Ocean Road Choclaterie - Open 9-5pm for pick-up, includes click and collect, local delivery, sending anywhere in Australia includes chocolates, at home kits and take home menus. During the month of May they’re celebrating their Rocky Road Festival with 31 different rocky road creations able to be delivered to your door.

Grounds of Society - For coffee and light meals in Central Geelong head to Grounds of Society. Pick up or delivered to you with contactless options. Order in person or on the App.

Hahndorfs Fine Chocolates - Still open 10 to 4 Monday to Saturday for takeaway hot and cold drinks and all your Easter chocolate needs. Online store is offering free delivery in Geelong for orders over $50 .

Inverleigh Bakehouse - All your bakery needs as per usual but stocking a range of essential grocery items to keep you covered. Pick up or delivery to select destinations.

Little Green Corner - The Good Meal Project - offering nourishing meals you can order for your home or you can gift and they will deliver to someone else. Offering take home meals, large enough to feed six. A different meal available each week, choose from vegetarian or meat, one size, $70 for a one-off meal / $65 for a 4 week subscription, pick up available, no extra charge for delivery. Click here to sign up.

Lord Nelson - Bottle Shop is open for pick ups.

Moorabool Valley Chocolate - Takeaway available of both meal packs and assorted chocolates are displayed in the window for you to purchase. Coffee, cakes and more available for pick up. Order Online.

Mt Duneed Estate - take away meals to serve 3-4 people, delivered to your boot in the drive through. Beef meatballs with seeded mustard mash? Add dessert and some wine too and it's a fancy-pants meal (in your comfy home-pants). 

Norlane Hotel - Bistro meals available takeaway 4-8pm and bottle shop open.

Pistol Pete's Food and Blues - You provide the tunes and they'll bring the food. Enjoy some authentic Southern & Louisiana cuisine. From classic burgers & fried chicken to Gumbo & Jambalaya making isolation easier and tastier. Pick up & delivery available.

Recess Bar and Eats - Take away and delivery meals available. Open 5-8pm Tuesday to Saturday. Check out the take away menu on Instagram. 

Sonny - Sonny has rebranded and remodelled and started a delivery service for the local area through sonnystore.com. This includes some meals & cakes from the Sonny Kitchen as well as both gourmet and basic grocery items. At this stage all deliveries are made on a Friday. They’re supporting local producers as much as possible as this time.

Son of an Elk - Open 7- 2.30pm Monday to Friday for all your takeaway coffees and meal options. The laneway is where all the magic happens.

Sporting Globe Geelong - Bring the good times home with take away & delivery now available. Free wings (for limited time only) with any take away or delivery over $15.

Truffleduck - Providing take home meals every Wednesday & Friday which is our ‘Duck Out’ offering plus we have a ‘Duck in’ café open daily from 8am – 1pm at our venue in Fyansford.

Wah Wah Gee - Give the guys a call for an Asian fusion feast that you can order in advance and collect from the door.

Waurn Ponds Hotel - Bistro meals available takeaway only – 4-8pm. Bottle Shop open. 

Ocean Grove

Banks Road Vineyard - Open Saturday and Sunday – wine sales only. No tastings. 11 – 4pm. Free local delivery. 10% off 4 or more bottles. Call 0455 594 391.

Driftwood Cafe - Takeaway, ready to eat meals and slow cooked specials available. Phone 5255 1832. Open daily. Home deliveries to local area. 

The Dunes Ocean Grove - Your favourite dishes to takeaway. Call the café 5255 3122 or see the team at the kiosk window. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner – 7.00am – 7.30pm.

Farmers Harvest - Farmgate and grocery store open 7 days. Delivering to The Bellarine Tues/Thurs and around Geelong Wed/Fri.

Mr Grubb - Ocean Grove locals in lockdown? From Friday 20th, Oakdene's very excellent kitchen will be turning out tasty take away.

McGlashans Wallington Estate - Open Thursday to Sunday. Wine, beer, Gourmet Platters and wood fired pizzas available as well as a local produce store available. Phone 5250 5760.

Rolling Pin Pies and Cakes - Open as per usual for takeaway options but also offering delivery of cold pie packs to selected areas on the Bellarine. Call 5256 1517 or email og@rollingpin.com.au Order Sunday for Tuesday delivery and Tuesday for Thursday delivery.

Wayawu Estate - Drive through wine pick up or home delivery locally available. Phone John 0400 677 400 or email enquires@wayawuestate.com.au.

 

Barwon Heads

Annie's Provedore and Produce Store - Open daily for Annie’s large supply of provedore items, also now available online to view, takeaway menu, take home ready to eat meals, coffees to go and much more. Local delivery available.

At the Heads - At the Heads restaurant is closed but they have opened up Jetty Road Kiosk right next door for all your takeaway needs. Extensive breakfast, lunch and dinner menu. Open daily from 7am to 7.30pm. Phone 0432 693 691 to pre order.

Barwon Heads Winestore - Open for takeaway wine and also available for home delivery to the Bellarine. Click and collect on www.barwonheadswinestore.com.au or phone 5254 2741 to place your order or drop in Tuesday to Sunday 12-6pm. 

Barwon Heads Greengrocer - Open as per normal trading hours for provedore and grocery items and takeaway menu including coffees, lunch and snacks.

Portarlington

Bennets on Bellarine - For wine sales contact Fay 0409 179 881. Contactless drive through pick-ups available.

Bouchon at Bellarine - Contactless pick-up and delivery. Thurs to Sun, 5-9pm. Call 5259 3310 ext 1. Free delivery to Portarlington, Drysdale, Clifton Springs (Min spend $30.)

Edina Waterfront Cafe - Open for coffees, drinks and food takeaway 7 days a week from 8am – 7pm.

Little Mussel Cafe - Pick up fresh seafood including Portarlington’s famous mussels. Takeaway meals and delivery on offer. Phone 5259 1377. Open Wed - Sun 9am to 3pm. Meal packs, coffee, cakes and lots more.

Pier Front Pizzeria - Authentic Southern Italian dishes cooked on the Northern Bellarine. FREE delivery to Portarlington/Bellarine, $5 Indented Head, $7 St. Leonards. Minimum order of $24, and payment to be made by credit card over the phone. Call 5259 1579.

Pier View Lollyshop - Now offering home delivery of lollies, drinks and ice cream as per an order form (available online or instore). These are located at the shop front with instructions on how to order and to email the instructed address. This is only available for addresses within a 20km radius of Portarlington. EFTPOS and Direct Credit payment options available.

Wildings Pantry Essentials - Delicious takeaway options, ready made meals, coffee to go. Open 9-4pm Mon to Fri and 8-4pm Sat - Sun.

Queenscliff & Point Lonsdale

360Q - These Queenscliff legends are taking the take away concept a step further, offering a range of la carte 3-day & 4-day meal packs, delivered to your door. Check out the weekly menus and order now!

Lombardys on Hesse - Takeaway and also free delivery to the Point Lonsdale and Queenscliff area. Ph 5258 1838. Open every day from 5pm. Full menu available on the Facebook page!

Lonsdale Tomato Farm - Farm-gate operating as per normal hours – Thursday to Sunday - taking into consideration social distancing requirements for all your fresh produce and pantry staples. Phone orders available for pick up.  5258 2665

Mi Shells Seafood - Open per normal trading hours for all your fresh seafood – Thursday to Sundays 8.30am – 5.30pm or until sold out.

Piknik - Offering a full takeaway menu including cakes and slices. Fully licensed and have a great range of takeaway beer and wine on offer. Pick up only between 7am and 2pm. Call 5258 5155 to ring in your order or pop in.

Point Lonsdale Golf Club - Just because you can't tee off, doesn't mean you can't enjoy tea time. Full, delicious, take away menu available here.

Queenscliff General Store Cafe - Delicious takeaway options available as well as a range of pantry items delivered to your door free in Point Lonsdale and Queenscliff.

Rolling Pin Pies and Cakes - Open as per usual for takeaway options but also offering delivery of cold pie packs to selected areas on the Bellarine. Call 5256 1517 or email og@rollingpin.com.au Order Sunday for Tuesday delivery and Tuesday for Thursday delivery.

RORO Cafe on the Beach - Takeaway only. Also offering $12 fresh take home and re-heat meals.

Saltbush Fine Foods - Provedore remains open and will offer a range of food items from preserves to take home meals including soups, curries and boreks. Menu available all for takeaway including coffee, cakes and their famous Portuguese tarts.

Shelter Shed Bar and Eatery - Takeaway available and free home delivered meals seven days a week to Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale. Full home delivery menu.

Elsewhere on the Bellarine

The Bungalow Restaurant - Drysdale legends have whipped up a new takeaway menu, and now with free local delivery! Order online or through their app or online.

Fork and Flower - Now offering Home Cooked eat and heat meals. All main meals feed 2 people @ $12 per person. Pick Up (Oakdene Vineyards) or Delivery Charge @ $5 per delivery. Order by emailing marty.chichester@oakdene.com.au or call 0416 125 397 (between 11am & 5pm) Note: 24 hours notice required to produce & deliver your order.

Lighthouse Olive Oil - Open 11am – 1pm Friday and Saturday or order from the Oakdene Cellar Door or online here.

Scotchmans Hill - Cellar Door takeaway of wine and food available. Now includes a selection of local produce. Open 7 days 12-4pm. Home delivery of food menu to local areas. For more information visit www.scotchmans.com.au/cellar-door/menus/ or phone 5251 4431.

Tuckerberry Hill - Open Saturday and Sunday as per usual for pick-your-own strawberries – 9am -3pm. During the week strawberry picking is by appointment. Strict numbers apply. Bring your own bucket. Card payments preferred. Their local produce market is still running Saturday’s from 9-3pm. You can pre-order local produce for pick up between 10-1pm on Sunday also.

 

Entertainment

Barwon Heads Yoga - They're making sure you stay strong (and flexy) during these home-bound times with online yoga classes. Namaste.

Cute Critters - Some of the cutest reasons to visit the region can still be cooed over, thanks to the Zoos Victoria Animal House webcams.

Geelong Arts Centre - At 8pm, Friday 3 April, Geelong Arts Centre will launch the first of their live-stream performances featuring some of their close collaborators. Taking part is easy. Simply tune in to our live-stream takeover on the home page, sit back and enjoy!

Geelong Gallery - We understand that engagement in the arts is essential to our community and individual well-being and is particularly important in times of uncertainty. We encourage you to continue to engage with the Gallery by visiting our 360° virtual tour, staying in touch with us on social media, watching Curator insights on the Gallery Channel and accessing our digital resources and programs.

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre - With actual branches temporarily closed, many digital resources, including the extensive eCollection remain available and the number of borrowing e-items has doubled from FOUR to EIGHT on each of the following platforms: BorrowBox, Cloud Library and Overdrive. 

The Hive and Willie Wildlife Sculptures - Gallery closed until further notice but available by appointment on 0417 116 216. Please enjoy their artwork online. Deliveries available if you would like to enjoy something at home.

National Wool Museum - Take in the National Wool Museum's collection online without having to leave your bed. Explore the collection of more than 7,500 objects, including over 4,000 photographs, online at Victorian Collections. Including the new specially curated works Our Heritage, Our Collection.

Piano Bar - Our great mates at Piano Bar are streaming live performances. Jump on their Facebook, pour yourself a drink and get ready to belt out your favourites. (And get active in the comments for requests).

Queensliff Gallery and Workshop - Operating 24/7 online until further notice. Keep following, they’ll have lots to show via social media: online exhibitions, glimpses into artists’ studios, art and technical presentations and more 

Salt Contemporary Art Gallery - View exhibitions online.

Sea All Dolphin Swims have launched Dolphin Watch TV! Weekly videos focused on our amazing Victorian marine life, history and other wonders of our region.

Plus a bunch of others available via Events Geelong's live events portal.

 

Stay safe, stay home and support local!

(Know some local legends who should be included? Let us know by email to marketing@tourismgeelongbellarine.com.au)

 

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