Experience beautiful moments at these local attractions
Geelong has plenty of activities to enjoy. With surfing, swimming, biking, fishing, and more on offer, you’ll never get bored! Once you’re done exploring, relax at a local brewery or distillery, and indulge in local foodie delights.
The river is a mecca for kayakers and rowers. Walk or cycle along the sealed promenade, or find a quiet spot under the river red gums to drop a line for a bream or mulloway.
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Make the most of everything Geelong has to offer.
Bring the bike and walking shoes and enjoy the local trails. For a great day out, catch the tourist train to the quaint coastal town of Queenscliff.
Baywalk bollardsArtist Jan Mitchell has transformed the bollards lining the Geelong waterfront into colourful sentinels, a quirky tribute to local history starting with the original Wathaurong people.
Bellarine Rail Trail and the You Yangs
Bellarine Rail Trail and the You YangsEnjoy a leisurely bike ride from South Geelong to Queenscliff and hitch a ride back to town on the tourist train. Or head for the You Yangs and over 50kms of mountain bike trails.
Dolphin and seal cruises
Dolphin and seal cruisesCheck out the unforgettable experience of snorkelling with seals and dolphins. Or catch the ferry from Queenscliff to Sorrento and marvel at the escort of frolicking dolphins.
Geelong is the gateway to a world of artisan food producers, winemakers and brewers. Hold a special occasion at The Pier, dine like a king at the Royal Geelong Yacht Club or pack a picnic from the local food stores.