Geelong Off The Beaten Path

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  • 1. Great Ocean Road & Otways

    Geelong to the Great Ocean Road One part of living in Victoria that I love is our beaches, and the history of those beaches. Along the Great Ocean Road there are numerous places where many ships and...

  • 2. Bellarine Peninsula

    The Bellarine Peninsula - Meander around the Bellarine Peninsula - a trip of about 86 kilometres. The Bellarine Peninsula follows the Portarlington Road out of Geelong to historic Drysdale and to...

  • 3. Werribee Mansion and Zoo

    Werribee Park Mansion - is the state's largest private residence, it was built between 1874 and 1877 by two of Victoria's most substantial landholders - Thomas and Andrew Chirnside. A vehicle...

  • 4. Follow in Buckley's footsteps...

    William Buckley was an Englishman born in 1780, who was later accused of stealing and sent to Australia. He escaped from the penal settlement. With no food or...

  • 5. Day Trippin' Pt. 1

    MelbourneThis is an obvious day trip from Geelong, since most people come to Geelong via Melbourne. The easiest way is to take the train up. Walk through the...

  • 6. The Bush

    One part of Australia that I believe everyone should experience is the bush. I believe there is a kind of freedom when you are out in the bush and it is just...

  • 7. Day Trippin' Pt. 2

    BallaratBallarat is a favourite place of mine, but one I haven't been to in a while. I love going to Sovereign Hill where they recreate what Victoria was like...

  • 8. Take a drive down to Port Lonsdale

    As we ventured out of Sorrento on our way to Geelong, we took the Sorrento-Queenscliff Ferry. As we neared Queenscliff, we saw three distinct lighthouses out...

  • 9. For Your Piercing Pleasure

    I recently got my nosed pierced and went straight to Purely Piercing to get it done. This is because Purely Piercing has a high reputation - one that is well...

  • 10. Fairy Park, Ballan Road, Anakie

    Fairy Park has been in Anakie forever. Fairy Park is Australia's first and oldest theme park.It used to be coin operated when I was a little girl. Now all the...

  • 11. BuckleyFalls

    Buckley Falls is an absolutely gorgeous region of Geelong. A true nature lovers delight.. and almost within the city.There are walking trails, bike trails,...

  • 12. Lttle River Earth Sanctuary

    Located 30 minutes from Geelong towards Melbourne.Little River-Ripley Road, Little RiverI have yet to go to the Sanctuary.Apparantly they are reponsible for the...

  • 13. Lara and Lara Lake

    Lara and Lara Lake lies between Melbourne and Geelong and at the foothills of the You Yangs mountain range and is one of the towns natural attractions. Lara...

  • 14. The best thing about Geelong...

    The best thing about Geelong is that is close to so many great attractions both inland and coastal.the fact its only an hour away from Melbourne makes a day...

  • 15. Entrance to Buckley Falls

    At the entrance to Buckley falls is this sign. Located in the car park area, just to make sure you don't take the wrong trail.

  • 16. Amazing Rainbow

    A sight to behold...I have seen a number of rainbows since here in Geelong, and I have to say, they are some of the best I have seen.. Often they are doubles.

  • 17. Unique Australian Bush

    The Australian bush is like no other, and it has a charm all it's own. I especially love the huge contrast with our gum trees.

  • 18. Susie on the Rocks

    A quiet moment, just taking in the tranquil surroundings... Sitting by the water can be so calming, and so good for the soul.

  • 19. Buckley Falls Park

    Just on the side of this river, is a lovely park area, with picnic tables, where you can enjoy time out with the family.

  • 20. Moorabool River

    The river makes for a fun time if you come here during the summer. Very enjoyable even on a winters day.

  • 21. Walking Trails

    Bush walking trails take you into the falls area. The waterfall itself is not big, but the scenery is enough to entice you into this area.

  • 22. Buckley Falls.A quaint now...

    Buckley Falls.A quaint now disused mill.Great place for a picnic & a walk among the rocks.Best viewed after the rain.Located above the Queens Park Golf Course.

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