The Mornington Peninsula region of Victoria, is a treasure trove of activities and experiences for all ages. Only a short drive from the centre of Melbourne, The Mornington Peninsula offers great sightseeing sensations, a variety of ocean sport action, wine tasting vineyards with local delicacies to excite your tastes and senses.
Seperating Port Phillip & Western Port, this peninsula, has long been a popular destination for weekend getaways for the people of Melbourne. The area is well serviced and the seaside towns in the district, offer 3 different types of water side experiences, depending on what your interests may be.
Sheltered Port Phillip "front beaches" , raging "back beaches" of the Bass Trait or the popular surfing beaches around the Western port.
The hinterland of this region offers some classic cool climate wines to savour, with many farmgate offerings, and gourmet food producers in the area. Its a great place to spend a weekend away from Melbourne in winter.
There are over 20 golf courses in the area, it is also popular with divers, swimmers and surfers and fishermen in the warmer months.
There is plenty of accommodations suiting all types of budgets and experience, along with a quality selection of fine restaurants , eateries and pubs for entertainment.