Accommodation in Inverloch, Victoria

Inverloch Activities & Attractions

The Bunurong Marine & Coastal Park 17 kilometres of panoramic ocean views between Inverloch and Cape Paterson is often compared to a mini version of the Great Ocean Road. Striking rock formations, sandy coves, rugged sandstone cliffs and prominent headlands. Plenty of places to stop and admire the views across Bass Strait. Shack bay is a great spot for a picnic steps down to sheltered cove.

Activities & Attractions

Horse Racing 2019-20 Stony Creek near Meeniyan
Horse Racing 2019-20 Stony Creek near Meeniyan
South 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 2019-2020
Tuesday January 7th 2020 - Kids Day
Thursday January 30th 2020
Wednesday Feb 12th 2020 - Publicans Day
Sunday March 8th 2020 - Stony Creek Cup Day.
Note: No BYO or glassware permitted on track

Water Safety Hints
Water Safety Hints
• Swim or surf only at beaches patrolled by lifeguards
• Always swim between the flags marking the area safer for swimming.
• Read and obey the signs
• Be careful where you dive – accidents often result from diving into shallow waters.
• Be aware of slippery banks and rocks when fishing
• Don’t swim under the influence of alcohol or drugs
• Always swim under supervision
• If you get into trouble in the water, stay calm. Signal for help, then float and wait for assistance
• Float with a current or undertow. Don’t try to swim against it.
• When out on the water always wear the correct safety equipment.

Rip Curl Phillip Island & Islantis Surf Experience
Rip Curl Phillip Island & Islantis Surf Experience
Phillip Island Road Newhaven VIC 3925
Experience The Islantis Surf Experience just over the bridge at Newhaven Phillip Island
Discover surfing in an unique and immersive way.
Shop the latest fashions next door at Rip Curl Phillip Island.
Kit up with the best Surfboards, Wet Suits, Accessories - buy or hire.
Take a happy snap in the Big Wave or Combi Van in the car park. Be immersed in a wraparound surfing movie.
Discover Dude.
The Big Wave Cafe and The Island Accommodation are all in the same complex

Shell Collection
Shell Collection
Corner Ramsey Boulevard and Espalande Inverloch VIC 3996
Located in the Bunurong Environment Centre
on the Esplanade.
This impressive shell collection
was formerly owned by the late
Jack Lewis who started the collection in the 1960’s.
Features local molluscs and specimens from all over Australia.

Ripple Replica
Ripple Replica
Just past the Inlet Hotel on the Esplanade is the replica of the ketch - "Ripple" who operated in local waters in the late 1880's and played a big part in the establishing Inverloch as a sea port. Built in 1872 near Gosford the ketch was 57 feet long and 16 feet wide weighing 29 tons.

Naturaliste Guided Tours of French Island
Naturaliste Guided Tours of French Island
French Island Vic VIC
Naturaliste Tours run small, guided tours of French Island, a hidden treasure of natural wilderness, sandy coastlines and abundant wildlife.
Our tours, led by experienced guides, will let you discover the history and natural beauty of this unique island.

A Maze 'N Things Phillip Island
A Maze 'N Things Phillip Island
1805 Phillip Island Road Cowes VIC 3922
Great Fun for Kids of all Ages! Get Lost In Our Maze, Gravity Room, Shrinking Room, Lookout Slide, Mini Golf, Ice Creamery, Cafe Chocolatte
Open 7 days from 10am

Local Picnic Areas
Local Picnic Areas
Rainbow Park Opposite Shops in Ramsay Boulevard The Ideal Location for the Family BBQ or Picnic (free electric BBQS).
The Glades Opposite the Inlet Hotel is Another Popular Area For Family Gatherings.
BBQ's and Toilets also Located On Ramsay Boulevard near Kiosk

Pelican Feeding Daily at Noon San Remo
Pelican Feeding Daily at Noon San Remo
Marine Parade San Remo VIC 3925
No Admittance Charge
Every day up to thirty local Pelicans arrive for their daily serve of fish, provided by San Remo Fishermans Co-op. This entertaining and close up natural experience is well worth the time - the kids will love it!
Afterwards try the Fish n Chips from the Co-op cafe

Walking Tracks
Walking Tracks
Screw Creek Walk: Commences at the end of the Foreshore Camping Park (Esplanade). The walk takes you through mangrove mud flats and stands of Banksia and Melaleuca. Approx 1.5kms allow 40-45 minutes return.
Townsend Bluff: Town walk to nearby hill with wide inlet views. Scene of many searches for alleged pirate treasure.
Point Smythe: Nature Conservation Reserve on the other side of the inlet reached by boat or drive around through Venus Bay's Number 5 beach 5kms from Venus Bay but well worth the effort.