Towns and Activities - Warrnambool

Warrnambool is situated at the end of the great ocean road and is the largest coastal city between Geelong and Adelaide with a population of 33,000. If travelling inland along the princes highway, Warrnambool is situated 260km southwest of Melbourne.

Warrnambool means spectacular stretches of coastline with fantastic beaches, sparkling water, beautiful parks and gardens, long stretches of seaside walking and bike tracks, visiting whales, notorious shipwrecks, unique volcanoes, great food and nightlife.

Warrnambool also features the world famous 3 day horse racing carnival in May, the laser light show 'Shipwrecked' shown nightly at Flagstaff Hill, the Fun 4 Kids festival in July and the famous Port Fairy folk festival on the long weekend in March which is only 22km's away.

You can also visit Tower Hill our unique volcanic crater to see wild koalas, kangaroos and emus. You can also enjoy some great walking tracks or ride a horse on the pristine beaches in the area.