Geelong is a big city with the country seaside relaxed atmosphere. Corio Bay has a modern waterfront precinct with a coffee and gourmet food area which would rival Carlton. Less than an hours drive from Melbourne CBD makes this a great holiday destination a favourite with Melbournians. For wine lovers, there are excellent wineries, some with spectacular views. Activities include swimming, kayaking, hiking and golfing. There are many appealing seaside towns within close proximity to Geelong, which have excellent sandy beaches. The towns of Barwon Heads, Portarlington, Point Lonsdale and Queenscliff all offer their own unique beaches and shops. A stay any time of the year at one of the wonderful Bed and Breakfast properties would be a valuable and enjoyable break. Don't miss the largest Adventure Park in Australia which caters for all ages, it is open from November through to end of April.The Ballarine Peninsula is the perfect stopover if touring the The Great Ocean Road.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is the world's sixth-largest country by total area. Our country offers boutique, luxury, family and even sometimes quirky accommodation for the most meticulous traveller.