East Geelong is a residential suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. The post office opened on 6 June 1921. An earlier Post Office dating from 1871 was later renamed Moolap West. The 81-hectare Eastern Park is located in East Geelong. It is Geelong’s premier regional park and an important recreation focus for central Geelong. The Geelong Botanic Gardens are located at its centre. East Geelong has an Australian Rules football team competing in the Geelong & District Football League. Golfers play at the course of the East Geelong Golf Club at Eastern Gardens. Wikipedia
A place in Australia, East Geelong is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to East Geelong, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Melbourne. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Melbourne for its bountiful attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central on your trip to East Geelong. Also, to reach East Geelong, you'll have to take a flight to Melbourne; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to East Geelong.