10 Things to Tick Off Your Bucket List This Autumn

by I AM WARRNAMBOOL

10 Things to Tick Off Your Bucket List This Autumn

Having a bucket list reminds us of what’s really important. 

Here are 10 Warrnambool based experience of a lifetime, most only available this Autumn. 

Share you’re bucket list moments by tagging #IAMWARRNAMBOOL and make your next getaway one to remember. 

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1.Attend the Warrnambool May Racing Carnival (Experience)
Why wouldn’t you want to experience the biggest and longest steeplechase in the world? Whether it’s the trill of the race, the love of the punt or the passion for fashion that tickles your fancy - it’s time to tick this one off your bucket list! 
RSVP YES >>
 
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2.Take a Selfie at the Twelve Apostles and Beyond (Travel)
The 12 Apostles are on bucket lists all over the world, and it’s the journey to that sacred selfie location that makes it all worth it. Autumn is a great time to take a Great Ocean Road Trip (1 hour drive from Warrnambool. Don’t be forget to discover some of the lesser known treasures like Loch Ard Gorge, London Bridge, Bay of Islands and Childers Cove!
TELL ME MORE >>
 
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3.Visit a Volcano (Culture & Nature)
Ever been inside a volcano? Want to experience the culture and nature of Aboriginal Australia? Take a hike? Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve is the place where you can experience it all in the one location! Ps. Take a guided tour for the best possible experience! 
HOW CAN WE NOT >>
 
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4.Witness an extreme sport: Premiere Speedway (Action)
The Premiere Speedway attracts thousands who pilgrimage from all over the world to witness the race. The Easter Sprintcar Trail, 3 nights of action, is your chance to experience the speed, the roar of the crowd and a massive fireworks display. 
YOU'VE TALKED ME INTO IT >>
 
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5.Horseback Riding on the Beach (Experience)
Everyone can enjoy the thrill of riding a horse along a wide open beach. Join Rundell’s Mahogany Trail Rides on a unique journey through the sand dunes and along the beach with a team of friendly and experienced staff. Perfect for all experience levels, ride wonderful horses along a quiet and isolated stretch of beach.
GIDDY UP LET'S GO >>
 
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6.Fly First Class (Travel)
Travelling like a boss is cheaper than you think! Sharp Airlines flights from Melbourne to Warrnambool start at just $99! Live the luxury of turning a 3-hour journey into 45minutes jaunt on a 15-seater metro liner! 
LET'S TAKE OFF >>
 
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7.Ride the Rail Trail (Fitness)
If you are looking for a challenging trail with a nice scenic view the whole way, The Warrnambool to Port Fairy Rail Trail is the perfect fitness route for you. With hills and flats, the trail provides a perfect ride to make your day!   
DON'T MIND IF I DO >>
 
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8.Explore a cave (Nature)
Along the Warrnambool coast line, there are limitless spots to explore breathtaking views and perfect photography. At Pickering Point step inside an open archway cave, have a rock pool ramble to find sea creatures you’ve never seen before.
HELLO NATURE >> 
 
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9.Learn to surf, snorkel or dive (Fitness & Experience)
For an experience on or under the water, surfing, snorkelling or diving is an experience only a few can say they have tried! Let one of the Go Surf or Daktari Surf and Dive’s certified teachers safely push you out of your comfort zone. 
DIVING INTO AUTUMN LIKE >> or SURF'S UP >>
 
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10.Try Escape Room (Experience)
Lockology Warrnambool is a deeply engrossing real-life puzzle experience that will rack your brains, as you find clues and solve puzzles to escape before the time runs out! Unravel the mystery of the room working in a team of 2-6 to solve a variety of quirky and challenging puzzles of this bucket list must do! 
IT WOULD BE RUDE NOT TO >>
 
 
We hope you have enjoyed this list of once in a lifetime experiences, can you believe you can do them all right here in Warrnambool?! 
 
We invite you to take this bucket list challenge yourself and tick off as many as your can this Autumn. Please take us along for the ride by sharing your moments with the hashtag #IAMWARRNAMBOOL
 
If you're looking for more ideas, or advice please reach out. 

 

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