Tarwin Lower & Venus Bay
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Tarwin Lower & Venus Bay Activities & Attractions
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2 hour boat hire from $100
4km from Inverloch on the Tarwin Road.
Great fun for catching fish or just exploring Anderson Inlet - no boat licence required.
4.1m Polycraft, Lic for 4 pass, $100 for 2hrs, $40ph thereafter.
4.2m Polycraft, Lic for 4 pass, $120 for 2hrs, $50ph thereafter.
5m Cat, Lic for 5 pass, $120 for 2hrs, $50ph thereafter.
5.7m Mac, Lic for 7 pass, $150 for 2hrs, $60ph thereafter.
5m Dolphin, Lic for 6 pass, $100 for 2hrs, $40 ph thereafter.
6.5m punt, Lic for 8 pass, $160 for 2hrs, $70ph thereafter.
8m punt, Lic for 12 pass, $200 for 2hrs, $80ph thereafter.
10M PARTY BARGE WITH BBQ & SKIPPER, LIC FOR 25 PASS, 2 HRS $600.
Kayaks: Singles $20ph, Doubles $40ph.
*All boats require a $100 security deposit, kayaks require $50 security deposit. Life jackets & safety gear provided, rods available for hire and bait may be purchased here. Payment for hire and security bond is by cash only.
**Fuel use will be deducted from your bond at end of your hire.
Skippered Charters available in Anderson Inlet for 25 passengers.
* Seal Watching Cruise drift amongst a colony of up to 5000 fur seals at Seal Rocks. * Twilight Bay Cruise * Cape Woolamai Cruise * Winter Whale Watching Cruise * Wilsons Prom Day Cruise. Groups or Function Charters. * Please Check Off Season Hours
At Leongatha 20mins from Inverloch.
Modern 4 Screen Cinema with Dolby Surround Sound.
Latest Release Movies.
Extra summer screenings.
Venus Bay to Beach 3 & 5 Walk RideFrom the Venus Bay Caravan Park turn left past the shops up Centre Street to the roundabout and left again up Canterbury Road. The bike lane is in some sections of Canterbury Road, it does stop and start. Continue in the bike lane along Canterbury Road until the Beach 3 sign and turn left foloowing the beach sign. It is a made road to the carpark. A short path takes you onto the beach. No flags, no toilets. This beach not patrollled and has s strong undertow - not for poor swimmers.
Horse Racing 2018-19 Stony Creek near MeeniyanSouth Gippsland Highway Stony Creek via Meeniyan VIC
Country racing is great day out for all the family.
Stony Creek offers professional racing with a picnic type atmosphere-there is always something going on for the kids and adults alike, not forgetting the competitive racing.
Race Dates 2018-2019
Saturday Dec 29th 2018 - Family Day
Wednesday Jan 9th 2019 - Ladies & Family Day
Friday Feb 1st 2019 P.O.E.T.S. Day
Wednesday Feb 13th 2019 - Publicans Day
Sunday March 10th 2017 - Ladbrokes Stony Creek Cup Day.
Note: No BYO or glassware permitted on track
See Kangaroos at DuskInstead of turning off at Fishermans Road continue on for about a kilometre. Around dusk there are many kangaroos to be seen grazing. Do not attempt to feed them, frighten them, or go up to them, as this is their environment.
For locations see Tarwin Lower/Venus Bay Map (Go to Menu see Maps)
Bunurong Surfing SpotsCape Paterson Road Inverloch VIC 3996
Inside: All Tides
Suicide: High Tide
Eagles Nest: High Tide
Shack Bay: High or Low Tide
Twin Reefs: Low Tide
The Oaks: All Tides
For up to date information re the best waves in the area contact the team at Serious Surf in Williams Street Inverloch.
Cape Liptrap LighthouseCape Liptrap Lighthouse is situated in Cape Liptrap Coastal Park 25 kilometres from Tarwin Lower. The lighthouse which is still in operation is 300 ft above sea level and was established in1913 to improve the safety of coastal shipping.
Magnificent views across Bass Strait.
Venus Bay to Anderson Inlet Walk/RideApprox 5kms
Turn left up Centre Road to the roundabout, then left into Canterbury Road where a bike lane is provided in some sections. After approximately 4kms turn right down Fishermans Road signposted to the boat ramp. This road is made all the way and takes you to Anderson Inlet, where there is a pier, boat ramp, playground, BBQ facilities and picnic tables.
The view of the inlet and wetlands id beautiful and birdlife abounds.
Tarwin Lower to Venus Bay Walk/RideCommences just past the hotel in Tarwin Lower and winds around the river to Venus Bay a distance of some 5km one way.
The track has an excellent firm surface taking you past many fishing spots on the banks of the river, BBQ's and picnic areas.