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Docklands Vibes

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They are fun, cool and trendy,  they are the hot spots and happenings of the Docklands, totally on track to set you up with awesome experiences.  And Port Phillip Ferries can dock your right into the heart of all these happenings.  Good times and great vibes are only a ferry ride away.   Archie Brothers…

The Good Times Just Keep Rolling into Docklands

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Docklands just keeps delivering the goods! So much so, that each week it feels like there’s a new, uber-cool venue or draw card popping-up. HOYTS is now open, plus Market Lane fresh food precinct and we hear whispers of a new interactive experience due to open for Christmas 2020 at The District Docklands! Plus, there’s…

Pack Your Overnight Bag For Portarlington

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It doesn’t get much better than escaping the hustle and bustle of the city. Especially boarding the ferry for an overnight stay on the Bellarine. From luxury villa escapes, beachside or vineyard camping and everything in between, the charming seaside village of Portarlington has got you covered. Read on for a round-up of some top…

Art In Public – Geelong’s Creative Scene

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Look to the streets, to the walls, to the paths, Geelong is absolutely bursting with public art. Statues, murals and art installations have been beautifully created by talented artists and perfectly placed across this great city. And the best part… they are all FREE to admire. So, pop on your walking shoes, take to the…

6 Reasons To Go Play in The (Geelong Botanic) Gardens

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Summer shade, Autumn hues, Winter buds and Spring blossoms; The Geelong Botanic Gardens are an absolute delight all year through. One of the top ‘Things to do in Geelong’ (TripAdvisor), The Geelong Botanic Gardens will ignite your senses with spectacular colours, perfumed scents and interactive activities. There is so much to discover within the garden’s grounds. Check…

Ferry Nice Mother’s Day Gift

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[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”]There’s no Hallmark card that could possibly be written to describe how important THIS Mother’s Day is, in such times. But like many of us, there’s been a lot of reflecting and assessing life’s priorities.   {Here’s what we know is true}   ♥ Some Mums are going to…

The Ultimate Girl’s Day Out

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You’ve finally set a date. The girls are locked for the next catch up. Excitement is reaching peak levels. But you have one final detail to work out……. Where to? What to do? Well, there’s good news and there’s even better news. You can hop on board a ferry at Docklands, Portarlington or Geelong. Just…

9 (Almost) Free Things to do in Geelong – A Guide That Makes Cents

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It doesn’t have to cost a fortune to procure a G-Town experience.  With Port Phillip Ferries docking into the heart of Geelong, these nine (almost) free things are yours to access, encounter and delight in.   1.  Activate the Bollards Download the FREE ‘Activate Geelong’ app in the App Store or Google Play and watch…

Cheap and Cheerful Eats Around Docklands

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Although Melbourne food prices are notoriously expensive, you don’t always need to break the bank to treat yourself to a lunch or dinner break. You just need to know where to look. And there’s no better place than Melbourne’s Docklands to pop in for a meal that’ll leave you all smiles without stretching your budget….

Tastes of the Docklands

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There are so many global tastes to be sampled, scoffed and savoured at the Docklands.  From a sizzling serve of Japanese Teppanyaki to a slice of traditional wood-fired Italian pizza to a bowl of fresh and fabulous Vietnamese Pho to a plateful of succulent Greek lamb to a mouthful of sweet and sensational Thai ice-cream…