Whale viewing between June and September at Logan’s Beach viewing platform.
Tower Hill state game reserve, extinct volcano, wildlife viewing and scenic walks a great place for the keen photographer.
Hopkins Falls, great photos all year around only 15 mins out of town at Wangoom.
Lake Pertobe is a family friendly park with playground fun for all ages they also have undercover BBQ facilities.
Thunder Point look out is a great place to catch a glimpse of the seals or on a rainy day why not try your luck at photography with some of the best coastal scenery in the area.
Shelly beach is accessed via a walking track from Thunder Point, a great beach to take the kids to.
If you prefer to travel on push bike there is a 37km bike trail that goes from Warrnambool to Port Fairy
The Heritage walk is a casual 3km stroll past Warrnambool’s most historic buildings. It is a self guided tour so you can go at your own pace.
You may like to walk or bike ride along the Promenade from Point Ritchie to the Break Water with scenic views along the way.
Fletcher Jones offers daily markets as well as beautiful surrounding gardens.
Mahogany ship walk from Levys beach off Gay St.
The Botanical Gardens are located on Botanic Rd, with BBQ facilities and plenty of water birds to feed.
Just 10 mins away is Allansford, you can spend your day enjoying cheese tastings at the cheese factory there’s also a museum as well.
Killarney beach is beautiful and only 18km drive west
In the Summer there are markets by the sea at Lake Pertobe.
Childers cove beach is only a 20 minute drive and show-cases an amazing coastline that has been eroding away for millions of years.
Enjoy tastings of award winning wines at Rowans Lane Winery.
All fishing requires licences which are available at the reception desk. There are platforms located between Hopkins River Bridge and Jubilee Park. These have floating jetties which are accessible all through the year with car park facilities.
Located at the Dennington Boat Ramp is a floating jetty which is also accessible all year and has car park facilities.
THINGS TO DO IN WARRNAMBOOL FOR A FEE
Flagstaff Hill offers both day shows and a sound and laser show in the evening as well as exhibitions.