Xmas in Warrnambool

Victoria

Christmas in Warrnambool

Day 1 (L,D) MELBOURNE, WARRNAMBOOL
This morning we travel to Geelong, taking morning tea overlooking the bay and Steampacket Gardens. From Torquay we follow the spectacular Great Ocean Road to Lorne. Simply stunning scenery as we travel. Enjoy a seaside lunch before we turn inland through the rainforest of the Otway Ranges towards Warrnambool. Our home for three nights is the Quality Suites Deep Blue, Warrnambool. We gather for a festive Christmas drink before dinner together.
Day 2 (B,L,D) CHRISTMAS DAY, PORT FAIRY
Merry Christmas! A little free time this morning, attend church services if you wish. We take a leisurely drive to the historic fishing village of Port Fairy, viewing the inactive volcano at Tower Hill Game Reserve along the way. A delicious Christmas Lunch will be served at our hotel today. Later in the afternoon enjoy a stroll in the Botanic Gardens, established in 1872 and designed by Guilfoyle. A lighter dinner this evening concludes a most enjoyable Christmas Day.
Day 3 (B,L,D) TWELVE APOSTLES, PORT CAMPBELL NATIONAL PARK

For millions of years the forces of nature have worn away the coastline in the Port Campbell area resulting in a rugged coastline with many landforms, the most famous being the Twelve Apostles. This morning we journey along this spectacular to view Loch Ard Gorge, the famous Apostles and Gibsons Steps. Lunch in the small fishing village of Port Campbell before returning to Warrnambool. During this afternoon there is time to enjoy a walk along Lady Bay, browse amongst the shops, or simply relax in your studio, the choice is yours.
Day 4 (B,L) CHEESE WORLD, GEELONG, MELBOURNE
Following a relaxing breakfast, we visit Allansford Cheese World for tastings and time to view the local dairy museum. A pleasant farewell lunch in Geelong before returning to Melbourne completing a most enjoyable Christmas holiday in Warrnambool and the stunning Southwest Coast.