Barwon Heads offers something for everyone – let us help you book these local tours and experiences that will make your trip truly memorable.


Bellarine Taste Trail

You’re spoiled for choice with wineries on the Bellarine Taste Trail. Most are family run and highly regarded for their cool climate wine making. Some wineries stand out with their breathtaking bay views, others have unique charm with memorabilia and upside down cellar doors.


Paddle life Barwon Heads

Enjoy what the Barwon River has to offer and do it in style with Paddle Life Barwon Heads. They offer a range of activities including Canoe, kayak. Fishyak and SUP hire. They also offer lessons from beginners to the experienced.


Skydive Barwon HeadsSkydive The Beach And Beyond

Leave your world behind as you skydive at our amazing Great Ocean Road location. Attached securely to your experienced tandem instructor, you will leap from the plane from maximum altitudes for up to 60 seconds of life-changing freefall at over 200km an hour. Soak up the unbelievable views of the Victorian coast line before you touch back down at our dropzone.


Barwon Heads boat activitiesSouth Bay Eco Adventures

South Bay Eco Adventures is an award winning Ecotourism Company specialising in sightseeing boat tours of Southern Port Phillip Bay. Explore areas only accessible by boat, on an up close nature- based adventure highlighting the unique history, wildlife and coastal landscape. View the spectacular Rip, the stretch of water connecting the Bay and Bass Strait, and discover the wildlife that calls Port Phillip Bay home, including dolphins, seals, penguins and sea birds. The purpose built eco boat offers exceptional visibility and a design that ensures a smooth, stable and comfortable ride.


Barwon Heads Blues TrainThe Blues Train

1 Train, 4 Carriages, 200 People, Australia’s Best Blues Musicians, Dinner and Show. For something decidedly different and entirely enjoyable, Queenscliff’s legendary Blues Train is one of the Geelong region’s most spectacular dining and entertainment experiences.



Barwon Heads dolphin tour

See All Dolphin Swims

With Sea All Dolphin Swims at Queenscliff you can snorkel with Dolphins and Seals and in a wonderful marine National Park all in the on 3.5 hour tour. Just 25 minutes from Geelong city centre. The professional crew will ensure that you have a fantastic experience and memories that last a life time. This tour is suitable for all ages and abilities. All equipment and light refreshments are provided. Please check with reception staff about opening times for the tour, as it can be seasonal.


Barwon Heads Queenscliff MuseumFort Queenscliff Museum

The Fort Queenscliff Museum is a fully restored Fort and museum which will allow visitors to tour the Fort and inspect a multitude of indoor and outdoor displays. Open: 1pm & 3pm Sat, Sun, School & Public Holidays.



Barwon Heads adventure golfBellarine Adventure Golf

Set on 6 acres with beautifully landscaped gardens, they have two magnificent 18 hole courses. These courses are great for any weather with both courses providing plenty of shelter from the sun or rain. Open Daily.




Barwon Heads things to doAdventure Park

Adventure Park is an amusement and water park in Wallington, about a 25 minute drive from Geelong city centre. The park contains many attractions such as numerous water slides and water playgrounds. The park is the first water park in Victoria. Please check with reception staff about opening times for the park, as it can be seasonal.



Barwon Heads learn to surfGreat Ocean Road Surf Tours

Great Ocean Road Surf Tours are an award-winning company based in Torquay and Ocean Grove. They offer the very best packages to suit all time frames and needs. From 2 hour surf lessons, to 5 days of surfing, mountain biking, search and rescue activities, GSP treasure hunting, canoeing and more in and around the Surf Coast. They run each activity professionally with customer service and satisfaction at the forefront. All staff are enthusiastic and qualified to see that safety is of the highest standards at all times.


Barwon Heads skydiveAustralian Skydive

Tandem Skydive over the Great Ocean Road at Torquay. Your adventure of a lifetime begins with a spectacular scenic flight over Bells Beach, The Great Ocean Road and surrounding Surf Coast areas. After 40 seconds of extreme freefall reaching speeds of up to 220km per hour, your parachute will open and you can take in the views as you safely come back down to earth. Facilities include wheel chair accessible toilets, BBQ facilities, light snacks and refreshments.


Barwon Heads tiger moth worldTiger Moth World Adventure Park

Tiger Moth World Adventure Park is an exciting theme park based around the magical 1930’s open-cockpit bi-plane. Adventure flights and fun park choice for the whole family aboard one of the parks Tiger Moth planes.




Barwon Heads Wool MuseumNational Wool Museum

The timeless Australian story of wool, combined with exciting contemporary exhibitions, presented in an historic bluestone wool store in Geelong’s vibrant waterfront precinct.  The Museum’s busy calendar of exhibitions, events and public programs offers something for everyone in the family. With four galleries, renowned woollen clothing, gift and souvenir shop, and an excellent licensed restaurant, there’s always something different to explore.

Barwon Heads Geelong gardensGeelong Botanical Gardens

The Geelong Botanic Gardens is a botanical garden in the city of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. The gardens are located within Eastern Park on the eastern outskirts of the central business district. Stimulate the senses with the colours and scents of the amazing plant collection as you explore this renowned regional garden. Relax on the lawns in peaceful surroundings as you experience one of Geelong’s best kept secrets.


Barwon Heads what to do

Werribee Zoo

Werribee Open Range Zoo offers a unique opportunity to experience an African adventure closer to home and encounter the magnificent animals of the African savannah. The 200 hectare property is home to some of Africa’s most iconic animals, as well as wildlife from the grasslands of Asia, North America and Australia. All this, in an open range environment where the animals are given the space to behave as they would in their natural habitats. Werribee Open Range Zoo is a major attraction on the Great Southern Touring Route, just 35 minutes from Geelong and 30 minutes from Melbourne.


Barwon Heads miniature railwayPoint Richards Miniature Railway

 Point Richards Railway is located at the Rotary Children’s Park, refreshments are available and there are BBQ facilities. OPEN – Sundays (weather permitting) 11am-4pm from September.


Barwon Heads golf13th Beach Golf Links

Rated by Golf Australia Magazine as one of the Top 25 Golf Courses in Australia. A premium golf course set in the undulating sand dunes adjacent to Thirteenth Beach, a residential precinct and opens to the public.




Barwon Heads things to do berry pickingTuckerberry Hill

Pick your own delicious blueberries and enjoy magnificent views. Blueberry recipe books and all things blueberry from jams to blueberry plants for sale. Open 7 days a week, 9am – 5pm from Boxing Day until the end of February.


Go Ride a Wave

Ocean Grove beach is one of the best beaches for learn to surf in Australia. Our surf school specializes in daily, beginner surfing lessons. Group and private surfing lessons are also available on request.