WHAT'S OPEN IN & AROUND WARRNAMBOOL?
With restrictions in place, it's not business as usual, so here's an update on who's still open in Warrnambool and what they're doing differently.
(As everything is changing so quickly, please check directly with the business before you make the trip.)
112-114 Fairy St, Warrnambool VIC 3280
Curbside at the Cally! Call 5561 3932 to order and collect curbside at The Cally. Pre-order from 4.30pm - available for collection 5.30pm - 7.30pm nightly.
HARMONY AT TOWER HILL
Cnr Princes Highway Lakeview Road Tower Hill 3283
Harmony at Tower Hill remains open. We offer fully self-contained, stand-alone units with one bedroom, full kitchen and bathroom facilities in a delightful rural setting. There are no communal activities and we can deliver the newspaper or do shopping for you if you want and leave it at the door. You can relax in isolation, read, use the free WIFI, watch an almost endless supply of DVD or just chill out. Give us a call, we're here to help. Discounted tariffs apply - 25% off and no block out dates.
112-114 1145 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool VIC 3280
Our food truck is still open and serving. Come through the bottle shop and pick up your order.
235 lava St, Warrnambool
Open 7.30am - 2pm
Ope n for takeaways, meals, baked goods, hot and cold drinks
RED SPOON THAI EATERY
190 Timor Street, Warrnambool VIC 3280
Takeaway Dinner 6 nights a week 5 - 10pm
Takeaway Lunch weekdays 11am - 3pm.
Closed on Tuesdays.
We're open for takeaway pickup and home delivery
PIPPIES BY THE BAY RESTAURANT
91 Merri St Warrnambool
Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 5pm till 9pm
Pippies is offering takeaway with drive through for light and main meals. Steaks, Fish Platters, chicken, barramundi, risotto, seafood crepes plus much more. Garlic foccacia, pizzas & desserts also available. Coffee, tea and cold drinks available. Call to order. We put the food on a table next to your car for pick up.
1346 Princes Highway Killarney Vic 3283
Office hours are 8-10 am and 3.30 - 6 pm seven days per week
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Warrnambool Top Things To Do
World First Geo-located Travel Podcast
It's free and simple to use. When Storytowns is launched Christmas Day, go to the website, choose a podcast tour to your liking, then your phone will instantly connect with google maps and take you on a podcast adventure around the Warrnambool region.Read more
Self Guided Street Art Tour
Follow the numbers from 1 to 26, through hidden laneways and unexpected spaces to find the art and soul of Warrnambool. All the artworks hold rich stories of Warrnambool's past, many paying homage to legends who have left their mark and some capturing the cheeky spirit of this city by the sea.Read more
Enjoy city lifestyle experiences wrapped up in the spectacular beauty and wild nature of the raw Southern Ocean. Warrnambool offers opportunities for relaxation, refined refreshments and a new sense of playfulness, adventure and rejuvenation...
You are planning the spring holiday around the dinner table – the 9yr old says he wants to do all the activities, surfing, mini golf, fishing. The 6yr old says she wants to make a sand castle, go swimming and catch a movie. Your other half wants to stay somewhere close to the centre of town so there isn’t too much driving and can relax with a local drop and spend a few hours at a museum or gallery – and you?
Well you just want everyone to have a great holiday and read your new book and enjoy a crayfish dinner. Lucky you don’t have to think too hard about where to go as you know Warrnambool can tick all the boxes for everyone!
Walk in the footsteps of the indigenous Gunditjmara Nation of people at Tower Hill National Park, watch Southern Right Whales return home to give birth and raise their calves, meet the Maremma dogs commissioned to protect the Little Penguins on Middle Island or discover by bike or foot the many parks and reserves protecting native flora and fauna.
Walking, running, playgrounds, fishing and so much more. Discover your next outdoor adventure today.
The extraordinary environment around Warrnambool has inspired a creative response from generations of artists, writers, musicians, craftspeople and artisans. With numerous galleries, markets and retail stores offering handmade items and art pieces for visitors to take home and treasure. Download our gallery and market guide today.
History & Heritage
Warrnambool is located along the infamous Shipwreck Coast with many shipwrecks occurring within the vicinity of our Lady Bay. Admire the beauty of Proudfoots historic boathouse, our state heritage listed lighthouse precinct or pay a visit to Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village and make a day of it. Alternatively, follow our cbd heritage trail and take in our historic buildings, gardens, and landmarks.
Eat & Drink
High quality local produce is celebrated in many of Warrnambool’s best restaurants, cafes and bistros. The resulting food matches the best you can find in Melbourne, with a wide array of Australian and multicultural options. And the prices will make you smile.
There are also plenty of interesting shops where you can can stock up on tasty delights. The local bakeries, butchers, delicatessens and fruiterers are exceptional.
The Great South West Food & Wine Group promotes the diversity and quality of the food and wine produced in the region - from the Otway Ranges in the east, to the South Australian border in the west, and the Grampians in the north
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village reopened to the public after a $2.95 million dollar upgrade in June 2017. During this period our amazing attraction underwent major upgrades and renovations throughout the venue, including the installation of a brand new light and sound show. With the welcome addition of further activation and so much more to explore, there has never been a better time to visit Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village.
PLEASE NOTE: This attraction is temporarily closed due to social distancing measures. Online school holiday program available.
Call into the Visitor information Centre and discover the best kept secrets from the locals. A: 89 Merri St, Warrnambool P:1800 637 725 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Open 7 days 9.00am-5.00pm, closed Xmas Day.
PLEASE NOTE: Physical centre is temporarily closed due to social distancing measures. Call and email only.
Conferences & Functions & Events Planning
Warrnambool is the event capital of the Great Ocean Road. The city by the sea offers delegates everything you would expect from a bustling city but without the enormous cost.
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Meet the Maremmas
The Meet the Maremma Experience is fun, educational and interactive. You will learn about Little Penguins and the importance of conserving them. You will also learn how this world first project uses Maremma dogs to look after the penguin colony on Middle Island.
Book your ticket to the Sound and Light Show ‘Tale of the Shipwreck Coast’. Tales of the Shipwreck Coast is told through light projections onto a massive wall of water from the Village lake and the village buildings themselves. It weaves three true stories of the past, from local Aboriginal dreamtime, to the tales of whalers and the infamous wreck of the Loch Ard. It runs on dusk every night and it’s best to book to avoid disappointment.
Almost every year between June and September, female Southern Right Whales return to the waters of Warrnambool's Logans Beach to calve. The whales often swim within a hundred meters of the shore. They can be viewed from a specially constructed platform in the sand dunes or from the beach.