What's on in Queenscliff, Victoria
The charming seaside resort and tourist hub of The charming seaside resort and tourist hub of Queenscliff is
located, opposite Portsea, on the western shore, just inside the entrance to Port Phillip on the Bellarine Peninsula.
It is located near Point Lonsdale, Portarlington, Barwon Heads and Ocean Grove.
Queenscliff was settled in the 1850s and the town has retained many of the historic
building from is foundation years as a Port town. The Heritage of is showcased in the Maritime Museum on
Weeroona Parade and in the Historical Museum in Hesse Street. The main shopping and business centre of Queenscliff,
features many historic shop fronts and buildings that gives the town its charm and soul.
At the heart of the city centre is the ornate Vue Grand Hotel, built in 1881.
Beautiful hotels and guest houses with views of the ocean are dotted along found Gellibrand Street.
Queenscliff is surrounded by water on three sides and the coastal fringe features sandy beaches,
cliffs, rocky outcrops, and historic piers. Recreation is focused on water sports, fishing and boating.
Many cafes and restaurants overlook the harbour. The Bellarine Peninsula Railway runs a collection of
historic trains on restored track between Queenscliff and Drysdale. Queenscliff has a wide range of fabulous
pubs and clubs offering live music and entertainment, excellent food and wines. Queenscliff is famous for its
restaurants, cares and thriving night life. Geelong is close by as well as the townships of Torquay,
Barwon heads and Ocean Grove. See the extensive list of entertainment venues in Queenscliff
and the surrounding district. Links are provided for the thriving community events in Queenscliff, live music venues,
pubs and clubs and also an up to date gig guide.
What's to See and Do - Attractions, Activities
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