Hello Jestar Travellers!
For your next trip why not visit the best kept secret on the Great Ocean Road? Warrnambool is a treasure trove of family fun, break taking nature and unique experiences. Here are some of upcoming events to pop in the calendar. Follow the fun here.
This Easter long weekend Surfside Parks, the home of the classic Australian beach holiday, are opening the gates to both Surfside caravan parks this Easter, offering a full program of fun and free children’s activities and gifting their guests great discounts at Warrnambool’s premier tourist attraction Flagstaff Hill’s Day on the Hill Easter Festival. Book now to avoid disappointment!
Epic Weekend of Speed – Nitro Circus and Speedway
On Saturday the 14th of April the Warrnambool Speedway will drop their prices for one weekend only, to allow speed junkies the opportunity to see Nitro Circus Live with the biggest jumps, stunts and tricks on the plant at Reid Oval before heading over to Sungold Stadium to witness all of the action of 360 Sprintcars, the Super Sedans and the Modified Production cars which is always a true Holden v Ford battle! If you’ve got a need for speed, or you’d like to see what all the fuss is about, there is no better time than April 14 in Warrnambool. Book Now!
The ‘Next Level Tour’ includes just eight cities in Australia with the Warrnambool
leg to be staged at the Reid Oval. With jaw-dropping new ramps (the biggest on
the planet) unbelievable tricks and ridiculous stunts, Nitro Circus: The Next
Level Tour is a wild, electrifying night of action sports and excitement.
Sprintcars, Super Rods and Fireworks. It’s Easter Sunday Night and the Sprintcars will be out in force as Night 3 of the Easter Sprintcar Trails comes to Premier Speedway, Warrnambool. Also on the program will be the Super Rod Cup and a Massive Fireworks Display.
Public Gates Open at 3.00pm:
Open Pit Party – 3 til 4.00pm.
Warrnambool May Racing Carnival
All roads lead to the 'Bool' in the first week of May each year as the Warrnambool Racing Club conducts their internationally acclaimed racing carnival. The Club is steeped in over 160 years of history and remains one of the jewels in Country Racing Victoria's crown; hosting some of Australia's premier Jumps races. The racecourse is situated on the eastern outskirts of town, set in a picturesque valley providing excellent viewing for racegoers.
Tuesday, 1 May 2018 - Brierly Day
Wednesday, 2 May 2018 - Galleywood Day
Thursday, 3 May 2018 - Grand Annual Day
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 metres of the shore. They can
be viewed from a specially constructed platform in the sand dunes or from the
Location: Logans Beach Road, off Hopkins Point Road, Warrnambool
A 60 minute interactive tour walk conducted by
our experienced local guides provides and exclusive opportunity to explore the
wildlife at Tower Hill and discover the natural habitat of some of Australia’s
most iconic animals. Visitors will engage with guides and nature alike to gain
an understanding of traditional Aboriginal lifestyles as well as learning how
to identify native plants for food and medicinal purposes and throw a