WHAT TO DO IN WARRNAMBOOL THIS SPRING
3 Free Father’s Day Adventures in Warrnambool
Father’s Day can be a time of reflection, on the memories we have with our fathers or children. Warrnambool is spoilt for choice when it comes to free family fun adventures. In this post local father Linton Hall reflects on some of his family’s adventures in Warrnambool.
26 Reasons to visit us in Spring: YOUR SPRING PLAY-LIST
Spring in Warrnambool is all about music and movement. Whether it's musicals or music festivals, races or games, everyone is invited to join in! We've compiled a list of 26 Spring events not to be missed.
Spring School Holiday Kids Activities: Hidden Treasures
Spring into Flagstaff Hill to discover the hidden treasures of Warrnambool this school holidays! Hidden Treasures of Warrnambool is a two week program of discovery and wonder. Young families will be having so much fun immersing themselves in forgotten trades, shipwreck stories and precious artefacts, that they won't even realise how much they are learning!
Baby Emus at Tower Hill
Tower Hill, just to the west of Warrnambool, is one of the most fascinating geological formations in Victoria. It has an important place in local Aboriginal history and it teems with wildlife.
Tower Hill is an enormous volcanic crater rimmed by beds of volcanic ash. The swampy floor of the crater is punctuated by conical hills which, after good rains, virtually become islands surrounded by a shallow lake.
The inside of the crater, and the island-hills are now a wildlife reserve and there are substantial populations of native birds and wildlife. It's easy to see koalas, kangaroos, emus and much more.
Where to watch the AFL Grand Final in Warrnambool
If you weren’t lucky enough to nab a ticket to this 2018 AFL Grand Final never fear. You can still be in the thick of it at many venues throughout Warrnambool. Head to the following places to watch the game.
Self Guided Street Art Tour
Warrnambool has a thriving street art scene with world class murals and installations, with new pieces appearing weekly!
Big Kids Hike + Seek!
A fun filled scavenger hunt for big kids! Team up with some friends and complete as many challenges on our list as possible, the more points the better! Why not jump on a bike and play Bike+Seek!
Self Guided History Tour
Take a self guided stroll around the Warrnambool CBD to discover this city's weird and wonderful past!
Spring Road Trip Playlist
To celebrate the colourful mix of music, festivities, and sport on the Spring Play-list calendar we've put together a Spotify playlist of local music. Like the variety of events on the calendar, the playlist is an eclectic mix of some of Warrnambool's most talented homegrown songwriters (including a 2018 Triple J Unearthed High finalist).
Ella's 48 Hours in Warrnambool #likealocal
Follow Ella's 48 hours to discover Warrnambool's alternative and creative scene, as she guides you to some of Warrnambool's hot spots.
A LONG WEEKEND WITH KIDS IN WARRNAMBOOL
The Great Ocean Road is one of the most iconic Australian landmarks.
Renee’s 48 Hours in Warrnambool with kids #likealocal
In winter Renee loves to spoil her younger cousins with epic winter adventures. Let her guide you on a trip that is sure to leave massive smiles on little faces!