Discover the local history in Portarlington at buildings such as the National Trust flour mill, built in 1857, and the Ol' Duke, built in 1855, now a smart hotel and restaurant. Admire the sweeping views from the northern tip of the Bellarine Peninsula, overlooking Port Phillip Bay and of Melbourne's skyline and the You Yangs. Relax on the beautiful foreshore or enjoy fishing, boating and swimming. Feast on freshly harvested mussels from the bay.
Things to do
Tread through the past of the Great Ocean Road region from Aboriginal history and scared sites to maritime museums, lighthouses and shipwrecks.