Find outdoor activities to keep you and your partner or the whole family entertained on your fishing trip. Whales and penguins can be spotted along the coast and national parks can be found across the region and are close to towns.

Outdoors

During your stay, spend time in nature and the great outdoors! Take the family on a boat tour of Portland or go for a dive to see marine life. Lake Pertobe is a great stop to stretch the legs or to enjoy a day out with the whole family.

Click here for information on boat tours in Port Fairy or Portland, diving tour, Lake Pertobe, mini golf and Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve.

Food and wine

You'll find restaurants, cafes and bakeries to keep you full during your visit with fresh seafood available from Warrnambool to Portland. Why not enjoy fish and chips on the beach while watching the sunet, there's something for everyone!

Click here to find out more about local produce, and food and wine in Warrnambool, Port Fairy and Portland.

Art & Heritage

Events, festivals and heritage walks are available. Learn about the indigenous history of the area at Tower Hill, or the first settlers at the Flagstaff Hill Village. The Warrnambool Art Gallery began in 1886 and holds thousands of works for people to enjoy.

Click here to learn more about cultural tours, Tower Hill tours, Warrnambool Art Gallery and Flagstaff Hill Village.

Shopping

Known for its retro clothing stores and op-shops, there's a treasure to be found during your visit to the West Coast. Markets are run on weekends throughout the year and sell handmade goods, fruits, vegetables and other locally made products.

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Relaxation

Spoil yourself with a day spa or a session at a hot springs or massage parlour. These are available at Warrnambool, Port Fairy and Portland. Enjoy a sonic harmony sound therapy in Portland or visit Victoria's first Hot Springs Hotel at Warrnambools Deep Blue Hot Springs.

Click here for information on day spas in Warrnambool, Port Fairy and Portland.

Other links

Visit Warrnambool - events, activities and things to do.

I Am Port Fairy - experiences, outdoor activities, and eat and drink.

Visit Portland - visit, stay, eat and drink and shop.