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Warrnambool Getaway

An excellent place to visit in summer with quick & easy access to the beach (patrolled). The picnic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David C
Warrnambool has a beautiful foreshore

It is always lovely going along the foreshore in Warrnambool, especially under sun, blue skies and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shirley M
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Werribee, Australia
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“hopkins river”(8 reviews)
“nice walk”(3 reviews)
“main beach”(2 reviews)
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Pertobe Road, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A pathway that meanders between sand dunes so that a view either side of the 5km pathway is almost nonexistent. Inundated by cyclists who appear to believe the pathway was created solely for their purpose and for the establishment of speed or acrobatic records. Prepare...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FyingKiwi
Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent place to visit in summer with quick & easy access to the beach (patrolled). The picnic area is well maintained with very clean BBQ’s. In winter, good views of a turbulent sea. Highly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is always lovely going along the foreshore in Warrnambool, especially under sun, blue skies and aquamarine seas. How could you not love this?

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shirley M
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Well i think i found it, a great country location and beautiful beach frontage. the promenade is well maintained and has lots of easy walks!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank debbierogan
Reviewed 27 January 2018

A well-frequented concrete path used by walkers, cyclists, runners and skaters. Partly screened by vegetation on the beach side. Dog droppings can be an issue, but most dog-owners carry plastic bags or get them from supply-posts along the way.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Vic C
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The promenade takes you quite a long distance along the beach on a sheltered, well made path. It is popular with joggers, cyclists, and walkers (with or without dogs). There are great views of the sea and opportunities for refreshments and toilet stops along the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank platypus150
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Great way to get a feel for coastal town. You can walk from Hopkins River to Breakwater experiencing wonderful scenery

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 26 December 2017

We go to Warrnambool every Australia day long weekend just love going for a walk after tea along this beautiful beach and there is so much to do during the day in Warrnambool !

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank cdjenks
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is a nice walk, though we preferred the walking on the west side of the breakwater at Warrnambool - we thought the coastline views there were more interesting than along the foreshore walk east of the breakwater.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This paved promenade follows the length of Warrnambool"s main beach to the mouth of the Hoopkins River. and makes for a delightful walk or cycle - with or without the dog. Water is regularly available along the route and their are frequent access points down...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rolandleomaine
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