Explore Your Destination
We’ve compiled some of our favourite tours and transport options for each of our destinations. Browse them below!
This is our sneaky little collection of not-to-be-missed tours when you step off our Geelong berth!
Get adventurous, with something that is easier than you can imagine… a stunning Segway tour around Geelong Waterfront. The Geelong Waterfront tour is a 60 minute Segway experience around the beautiful scenery of Geelong Waterfront and Eastern Park.
Go where you wish, and stay as long as you want. Find out first hand why Geelong Winery Tours are loved by so many. A family owned business, with intimate local knowledge – showing off their backyward.
Andy’s Trails are full immersion tours across Victoria’s Bellarine Peninsula. Andy’s showcases the regions unparalleled produce and craft beverages.
They are dedicated to celebrating local produce, gourmet beverages and breathtaking scenery with an informative guide and designated driver whose passion will take this experience to a whole new level.
A couple of options to help you get too and from your final destination in Geelong
Portarlington & Bellarine Tours
Portarlington and The Bellarine offer some of the best touring you will find in regional Victoria. We’ve done the heavy lifting for you and compiled some of our absolute favourites.
Wine, cider, food and fun are guaranteed when you join Wine Wheels to indulge in an epicurean adventure. Options abound with this dynamic new addition to the Bellarine culinary scene.
Exclusive tours from Port Phillip Ferries will see you shuttled in comfort to local Bellarine hot spots Flying Brick Cider Co, Leura Park Estate and Jack Rabbit Vineyard before returning to the ferry for a splendid voyage back across the bay. Great discounts on all Take Away wine and cider purchases as well.
Mustang & Co. were recent finalists in the “Tourism” category of the Geelong Excellence awards – they know how to look after you and your group with full VIP treatment.
They have a range of vehicles, so they can cater for multiple groups or larger bookings. The pride of their fleet is the 1966 Mustang Convertible; the experience of cruising around with the top down, in a vintage car puts a smile on everyone’s face. The car can seat three adult passengers, plus driver. There is also an option for a “Mustang Mover” (seats 7 passengers) or a “Mustang Mini Bus” (seats 11 passengers).
Step off the ferry and head down the Great Ocean Road. Or hit up Bellarine hot spots like Bellarine Distillery, Terindah Estate, Oakdene Estate, Scotchmans Hill, Flying Brick Ciderery, Queenscliff Distillery, Banks Road, McGlashan’s and Basils Farm. Or perhaps indulge in a craft beer tour or whisky tasting?
We have plenty of options to choose from including the popular Art Gallery day tours, that put you up close and personal with local artists in the regions. Custom itineraries, private tours and group discounts available. Operates 7 days a week.
Relax and unwind with friends, family or colleagues as you allow For The Love Of Grape to chauffeur your party around the magical sights and sensory delights of Geelong and The Bellarine. Choose your own wineries and local producers from our enticing array or leave it to us to seamlessly organise a tour guaranteed to charm.
The Q Train is a travelling restaurant departing principally from the historic Drysdale Railway Station, just an easy 10 – 15 minutes away from Portarlington. The Q Train will take you to Queenscliff via Suma Park and then return to Drysdale.
Explore Portarlington on a guided 30-40 minute tour and discover how the town evolved from a small fishing and farming village into one of the Bellarine Peninsula’s preferred tourist spots.
This informative tour highlights the fascinating history and heritage of the town and how this influenced the landscape we see today.
Specialising in regional winery and produce tours, Fergos offer a relaxed and easy way to get around the Bellarine once you step off the ferry.
Whether you need a quick ride from the ferry to your accommodation, a personalised tour or a lift to dinner on a Saturday night, Fergos have got you covered. Call Leonie and Joe on 0419 345 147 to know more
Portarlington & Bellarine Transport
This is our sneaky little collection of not-to-be-missed tours when you step off our Portarlington berth!
Docklands & Melbourne Tours
Check out these notable tours in and around Docklands
Kayak Melbourne specializes in guided kayak tours in the Docklands and Downtown Melbourne. Afternoon and evening tours are available, and evening tours include a unique on-water dining experience. Kayak Melbourne is a Parks Victoria licensed tour operator, using only top-of-the-line equipment and experienced guides to ensure a safe and memorable sea kayak experience.
Docklands & Melbourne Transportation
Check out these great options for getting around Docklands and back to the ferry.
Southbank Docklands Express is a SkyBus service direct to Tullamarine Airport. With the pickup location in front of the Docklands ferry terminal, this express service operates 365 days a year with a 60-minute frequency, 7 days a week. With large luggage space available on both ferries, starting your journey to the airport via a fast ferry is now an easy option.
Located a short 5-10 min walk from the Docklands ferry terminal, Southern Cross Train Station is the Public Transport Hub of Melbourne. Serving over 1.2 million people every week, Southern Cross Station is Victoria’s primary metropolitan, regional, and airport gateway. This train station will get you anywhere you need to go in the Greater Melbourne area and beyond.
Take the 35, 70 or 75 tram to Stop D3 Marvel Stadium/Bourke Street Docklands.
Once you disembark at the Docklands ferry terminal the free Melbourne Loop CBD tram service is located directly across the road. You do not require a MYKI card if traveling within the CBD free tram network.