Enjoying vacation time in Australia seems to be the right and fun choice for those of you who want to clear your mind for a moment. Moreover, Australia is still relatively close to our beloved country. So, whenever there is a call for work, it will not take long to travel.
Speaking of Australia, there is one city in Melbourne as well as one of the most beautiful cities with a distinctive view of the Australian coast. The name is Geelong City. Well, for those of you who are looking for a reference for tourist attractions, here are some of the most popular tourist attractions in Geelong Australia that you must visit.
- Geelong Waterfront
As explained above, Geelong can indeed be said to be a coastal city, which makes its shores the main attraction for Geelong in the eyes of tourists. One of them is Geelong Waterfront.
Geelong Waterfront is perfect for those of you who want to take a leisurely walk around the beach. Moreover, in the area around this tourist spot, there are also quite a several restaurants that you can enjoy. Not only that, but you can also see several historical buildings, monuments, and other facilities that can be enjoyed while on vacation.
Address: 95 Eastern Beach Rd, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia.
Operating hours: Open 24 hours a day.
- Geelong Art Gallery
Geelong Art Gallery is the right choice to visit for those of you who like art or art galleries. Having around 400 works of art, Geelong Art Gallery certainly deserves appreciation.
Officially opened in 1900 ago, Geelong Art Gallery has an interesting collection, both works from Australia and international works. Some of his famous works include “Eugene vin Guerard, Fedrick McCubbin, and many more.
Address: 55 Little Malop St, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia.
Operating hours: Open daily from 10.00-17.00.
- Old Paper Mills
Old Paper Mills is one of the tourist attractions in Geelong which is rich in history, especially the magnificent historical heritage buildings or also known as the cultural and artistic area.
This place is perfect to visit with the family to enjoy a relaxing time while on vacation. Old Paper Mills also has bicycle and pedestrian tracks to make it easier for tourists to visit Buckley Falls.
Address: 100 Lower Paper Mills Rd, Fyansfo 3218, Australia.
Operating hours: Wednesday-Sunday (10.00-17.00) Monday-Tuesday (Closed).
- National Wool Museum
Close to the Geelong Waterfront, the National Wool Museum is a national museum that occupies a bluestone wool shop that was restored in 1872. As you already know Australia is a famous wool-producing country and in this museum, you will be invited to know the story of wool in the area.
If you visit here, you can also see the equipment used to weave wool into cloth and carpets. Not only that, at this exhibition, visitors can also see the production of wool from the start of the farm to the delivery process.
Address: 26 Moorabool St, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia.
Operating hours: Open daily from 10.00-15.00.
- Geelong Botanic Gardens
If you are looking for botanic gardens in Australia, you can say you will find a lot of botanic gardens there. But if you are looking for the oldest botanic gardens, Geelong Botanic Gardens is the answer.
Geelong Botanic Gardens itself has been around since the 1800s. Although it is quite old, the beauty of the flora in Geelong Botanic Gardens is still very well preserved, and the trees and buildings there are also still standing strong.
Address: Corner of Eastern Park Circuit &, Podbury Dr, East Geelong VIC 3219, Australia.
Operating hours: Open daily from 08.00-17.00.
So, those are some of the choices of tourist attractions in Geelong, Australia that you can visit when you visit there. Happy holidays!