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Did you know that in the late 1800's Geelong was known as the 'wool centre of the world? The city has evolved and grown and now is recognized as a UNESCO City of Design. This itinerary will take you on a journey through time and place, discovering the famous wool industry and the incredible architecture of our Geelong Library, affectionately known as The Dome. You’ll also learn about indigenous culture and meet some famous Australians including our coat of arms - the kangaroo and emu.

Here's an itinerary for discovering Arts and Culture with your overseas visitors. 

Suggested transportation: Walk / private transfers / public transport

Morning

Geelong Gallery & National Wool Museum

Lunch

Public @ the Dome

Afternoon

Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre

Dinner

Sailor’s Rest

Stay

Sabina on Little Myers

 

 

This itinerary was prepared by Study Geelong to help international students become tour guides when their friends and family visit. We recommend checking opening hours and booking ahead as times can vary. 

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