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Waterfront city worth a visit

Located just 70km southwest of Melbourne and nestled on the picturesque waterfront of Corio Bay, sits Geelong. What was once a country town, Geelong is now a sophisticated, cosmopolitan city worth visiting. There is a vibrant restaurant scene, ample shopping outlets, a growing art’s precinct and enough history to tick the culture box. Geelong hosts some of the State’s major events including Avalon Airshow and the Festival of Sails

It's all about the kids

Geelong is a city to be enjoyed all year round, however spring is the best season to soak up the outdoor sites, nearby wineries and parklands. School holidays in particular are jammed packed with activities to keep the family entertained.

There are plenty of family-friendly activities the kids will approve of in Geelong. Popular events for small people include the Royal Geelong Show and the annual Children’s Week, both in October. Indoor trampoline parks and Adventure Park, Victoria's largest theme park, are great energy-draining activities. There are also sporting activities such as horse riding tours and bike tours along the city’s designated tracks. Or for tourists who simply want to relax, Geelong has some wonderful parks, the waterfront, Eastern beach, Jerringot Wetlands, and Eastern beach - great spots for picnics or afternoon icecream breaks.

Nearby Geelong there's Werribee Open Range Zoo, Jirrahlinga Wildlife Sanctuary, Queenscliff Marine Sanctuary, Fairy Park, Searoad Ferries and the beachside town of Torquay. During school holidays you'll find local guides that will keep your itinerary packed to the brim.

Top 5 things to do in Geelong

1. Head straight to Geelong Waterfront for restaurants, regular events, markets and walking paths to enjoy the view.
2. Do a spot of shopping in Central Geelong, Bay City Plaza or Market Square. Snap up a sale item or two during the city’s largest annual sale on Melbourne Cup Day
3. Take a picnic down to the Geelong Botanic Gardens for a restful afternoon on the lawn
4. Sit amongst the Cat fans at Geelong’s local institution, Simonds Stadium to watch a game of AFL
5. Visit the Old Geelong Gaol and enjoy a spooky evening on the ‘Dare to be Scared’ Ghost Tour, held the first Saturday of each month

3 Popular Events in Geelong

1. Pack a hat on and use some spare change to put a bet on at The Geelong Cup in October
2. Meet the local creators and farmers at the regular Geelong Waterfront Makers & Growers’ Market
3. Sample local wines at Toast to the Coast during November

21 Coppards Road, Moolap Geelong 3224
This country house has plenty of parking space and a secure front and back yard. Free WiFi, a garden and barbecue facilities are included.Coppards Rest is 1km from a fishing and boat launch and an 8-m...more
4 star
13 The Esplanade Geelong 3220
A stay at Quality Hotel Bayside Geelong places you in the heart of Geelong, convenient to Deakin University and Geelong Performing Arts Center. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Geelong...more

  • Rated 4 out of 5 by 281
4 self rated
59 Barrabool Road Geelong Belmont 3216
With a stay at Geelong Riverview Tourist Park in Belmont, you'll be convenient to Kardinia Park and Simonds Stadium. This 4-star cabin is within close proximity of Geelong Performing Arts Center and G...more

  • Rated 4 out of 5 by 124
10 Neil Street Geelong 3215
Stay a While Geelong offers accommodation in Bell Post Hill, 7 km from Geelong City. Kardinia International College is just a 3-minute walk away. Free WiFi and free private parking are available.The p...more
60 Virginia Street Newtown Geelong 3220
Bindaree is situated in Geelong, 900 metres from Geelong Art Gallery.Bindaree features free WiFi .Kardinia Park is 1 km from Bindaree, while The Workers Club Geelong is 1 km from the property. Avalon...more
3.5 star
231-235 Malop Street Geelong 3220
With a stay at Comfort Inn Bay City in Geelong, you'll be minutes from Deakin University and Geelong Performing Arts Center. This hotel is within close proximity of Simonds Stadium and Kardinia Park....more

  • Rated 3 out of 5 by 62
60 Lemins Road, Waurn ponds Geelong 3216
Located in Geelong, this villa features a patio as well as a balcony from which guests are able to admire views of the vineyard and surrounding hills.Guests have access to a fully equipped kitchen, li...more
4 star
90 Little Myers Geelong 3220
Sabina on Little Myers is a holiday home situated in Geelong, 700 metres from Market Square Shopping Centre. It provides free private parking. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property.The kitchen...more
100 Western Beach Road Geelong 3220
Pier Point 401 has a private balcony with ocean views located opposite Cunningham Pier on Geelong Waterfront. The modern apartment offers free WiFi and free on-site parking.Pier Point 401 Apartment is...more
1/4 Roslyn Rd Geelong Geelong 3216
Gateway Villa has well-equipped accommodation boasting free WiFi in Geelong, 1.6 km from Little Creatures Brewery Geelong and 1.9 km from Geelong Racecourse. Complimentary private parking is available...more
6 Raydon Court Geelong 3216
Situated just 12 minutes’ drive from Eastern Beach, Geelong Holiday Home offers 7 bedrooms and BBQ facilities. This self-contained holiday home features a spacious lounge area and a fully equipped kit...more
Aberdeen Street 4 Geelong 3218
Located in Geelong in the Victoria Region, 500 metres from Geelong Art Gallery, Ardara House features a barbecue and terrace. Free WiFi and free private parking is available on site.Certain rooms have...more
4 star
312 Moorabool Street, Geelong Geelong 3220
Featuring free WiFi, Devlin Apartments is located in Geelong, just 2 minutes' walk from Kardinia Park and Simmonds Stadium. Free parking is provided. An airport shuttle service, for an additional char...more
4 self rated
99 Barrabool Road Geelong 3216
Only a 5-minute drive from Geelong city, Barwon Valley Lodge is set on 8 acres of relaxing parkland alongside the Barwon River. The city centre is about a short 5-minute drive away. Free Wi-Fi is avai...more

  • Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 135
4 self rated
14-16 Settlement Road Geelong 3216
Set in a quiet residential area, Rose Garden Motel offers rooms with free WiFi, just 10 minutes' drive from central Geelong and Eastern Beach. Facilities include a swimming pool and free on-site parki...more

  • Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 138



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