Outdoor Activities in Geelong

Outdoor activities in Geelong are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Geelong comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Geelong and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Geelong has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Geelong.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Geelong:

  1. #1 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 691 itineraries
    Eastern Beach

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Water Body, Walking Area

    Address: Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Eastern beach is the most family friendly place to visit in Geelong. It is a perfect place to spend a day outdoors lazing in the sun or enjoying the many activities available. There are swimming areas...Read more

  2. #2 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 795 itineraries
    Geelong Botanical Gardens

    Tags: Botanical Garden, Leisure, Bird Watching, Green House

    Address: 1-49 Garden St, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

    Timings: 07:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Botanical Gardens are an ideal place to take a leisurely stroll. Adjacent to Corio Bay, it offers a great opportunity to enjoy the variety of trees and plants. The children's garden is particularl...Read more

  3. #3 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 653 itineraries
    National Wool Museum

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: 26 Moorabool Street, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The wool industry was in import part of Geelong history and its influences can be seen to this day in the culture and architecture of the place. The museum showcases the role, played by the wool-indus...Read more

  4. #4 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 512 itineraries
    The Carousel

    Tags: Waterfront, Landmark, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: 1 Eastern Beach Rd, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

    Timings: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Carousel is an iconic Geelong landmark. The Carousel was originally built in 1892 and subsequently restored in 1996. It features 36 Dare horses and 2 chariots and is one of only 200 such carousels...Read more

  5. #5 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 336 itineraries
    Bellarine Rail Trail

    Tags: Outdoors, Trail, Scenic Drive

    Address: Bellarine Peninsula, Geelong, Victoria, Australia

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This trail extends from Geelong to Queenscliff and is an easy bicycle ride. Great for families and those who love the outdoors. The trail is sealed throughout and there are signs posted throughout. It...Read more

  6. #6 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 637 itineraries
    The Mill Markets

    Tags: Flea Market, Market

    Address: 114 Bellarine Highway, E Geelong VIC 3219, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Mill Markets in Geelong are a sprawling space with hundreds of stallholders selling every thing from vintage clothes, vintage furniture, memorabilia, art, glass and jewellery to books, antiques an...Read more

  7. #7 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 498 itineraries
    Geelong Gallery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, View Point, Specialty Shop

    Address: 55 Little Malop Street, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    A must visit for art lovers in the area; the gallery is home to over 4000 works of Australian art. It showcases both classic and contemporary works of famed and budding artists alike. The highlights a...Read more

  8. #8 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 650 itineraries
    Steampacket Gardens

    Tags: Beach, Garden, View Point, Walking Area

    Address: Eastern Beach, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The gardens over look Corio Bay and offer great sunrise and sunset views. It is a nice place to visit for a walk or a picnic. Several events also take place here throughout the year. The famous Bollar...Read more

  9. #9 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 399 itineraries
    Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Garden, Entertainment

    Address: 410 Torquay Road, Grovedale VIC 3216, Australia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The cultural centre showcases and promotes aboriginal and cultural tourism. The gallery displays a wide variety of Aboriginal arts and crafts. Visitors can also enjoy an authentic Didgeridoo performan...Read more

  10. #10 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 132 itineraries
    Barwon Grange

    Tags: Garden, Play Ground, River, Historical Site

    Address: 25 Fernleigh Street, Newtown VIC 3220, Australia

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details

    This historic house is the only surviving house of the many, which were built along the Barwon River in the mid 1800s. It is an early Victorian brick home built in the 1850s for Jonathon Porter O'Brie...Read more

  11. #11 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 221 itineraries
    Old Geelong Gaol

    Tags: Tour, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Corner Myers & Swanston St, Geelong, Victoria 3220 Australia

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details

    Originally named HM Prison, the gaol was built in 1849 and closed in 1991. The jail is said to be terrifying and many ghost tours are conducted here. The bleak walls and cells of this bluestone struct...Read more

  12. #12 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 694 itineraries
    Geelong Waterfront

    Tags: Bar, Beach, Water Body, Waterfront

    Address: Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The highlight of Geelong is its sparkling waterfront that overlooks Corio Bay. It is an ideal place for a stroll during sunset hours or any time of the day. One can also see several yachts moored in t...Read more

  13. #13 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 382 itineraries
    The Rock Adventure Centre

    Tags: Outdoors, Trail, Restaurant, Adventure

    Address: 403 Pakington Street, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

    Timings: 04:00 pm - 09:30 pm Details

    It is an indoor rock climbing facility with 1000 sq. mts of climbing terrain and walls that reach up to 12 mts. high. There are all kinds of trails for beginners and experts alike. The facility provid...Read more

  14. #14 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 573 itineraries
    Market Square Shopping Centre

    Tags: Landmark, Restaurant, Mall, Square

    Address: Moorabool Street,Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The Market Square Shopping Centre is constructed on what was originally the town square from which it gets its name. It has numerous specialty stores, international brands and local boutiques. Once ca...Read more

  15. #15 of 18 Outdoors Activities in Geelong
    - Used in 120 itineraries
    Le Parisien

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Cruise

    Address: 15 Eastern Beach, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Overlooking the Corio Bay, Le Parisien offers delicious French cuisine dishes in its vintage styles dining space with exposed timber beams on the ceiling, large windows, airy balcony and wooden floor....Read more