Located just over an hour from Melbourne
A beachside locale known as Melbourne’s summer playground destination
The Mornington Peninsula is framed by spectacular coastline on either side, and is home to numerous boutique wineries, breweries and spirit distillers, incredible beaches and fantastic dining experiences. The region also offers keen golfers’ fantastic courses with incredible views.
- Visit a number of the boutique wineries and spirit distillers to taste the fantastic wares produced in this region.
- Extend your Mornington Peninsula experience with a stay at the modernistic Jackalope hotel.
- Meander back and forth between the lovely seaside towns, discovering the art galleries, cafes and incredible restaurants.
Breathing in the fresh air around you, the Mornington Peninsula is a wonderful place to visit. Along with many boutique producers, there are also extensive art galleries, spas and cafes to be visited.
With the region located in such close proximity to Melbourne, it is the perfect day trip allowing travellers to get out of the city and relax surrounded by beautiful coastline and contrasting landscapes.
Victoria can be known to experience all four seasons in the one day, with its weather often being very unpredictable.
Typically, in summer (December to February), the temperatures range between 14 – 25.3°C (57.2 – 77.5°F), however temperatures do often reach past 30°C (86°F). Winter is often much colder with snow falls often seen in the north east. The winter (June to August) temperatures usually range between 6.5 – 14.2°C (43.7 – 57.6°F).
Autumn (March to May) and Spring (September to November) are often mild seasons in comparison, with temperatures ranging between 90.6 – 20.3°C (49.3 – 68.5°F). These are often great times to visit.