The Big Bus Tour and Travel Guide is an Australian travel website that brings readers tour and travel ideas from around the world. While Victoria’s better known tourist hot spots often attract the accolades, Geelong has been quietly transforming itself into what can only be described as a first class cultural and culinary destination.
Recently Louise Reynolds visited Geelong and the Bellarine and found the following ‘need to know’ places, including our Heritage Train Rides. The full article talks about the area’s history, relaxation, culture, accommodation and of course some of the great dining venues such as the Q Train running on The Bellarine Railway!
Base yourself: Geelong Waterfront
Great breakfasts: 360Q – Piknik – Wharf Shed Cafe
Awesome coffee: Public – At the Heads – Rolling Pin bakery
Top spots for a beverage: Queenscliff Brewhouse – Little Creatures – White Rabbit Brewery – Geelong Cellar Door wine bar – City Quarter Bar – The 18th Amendment Bar
Must-do tours: Andy’s Trails’ Bellarine Taster – The Bellarine Railway heritage train rides
READ WHAT LOUISE THOUGHT OF HER VISIT