Portland

Raw nature not for the feint hearted

Get back to nature in this thriving city by the sea. Wander streets dotted with beautifully maintained heritage buildings and dine on great pub fare while overlooking the busy harbour.


Fishing

Portland is literally an angler’s paradise whether it’s King George Whiting, Flathead, Snapper, Tuna or Mulloway to name a few.

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Whale Watching

If you see the yellow flag flying outside the Portland Visitor Information Centre – it means a whale has been spotted! These majestic creatures put on an amazing show for visitors offering a truly spectacular experience.

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Explore nearby Towns

During your stay, take the time to explore the nearby towns. Each offers something different from sweeping scenic views of rolling hills and productive agricultural land, to perfect pine plantations through the hinterland, and coastal beaches and rugged cliffs.

A weekend in Portland

Whether you’re a history buff, foodie, nature lover or adventurer get ready for a great weekend.

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Great South West Walk

The Great South West Walk begins and ends at the Portland Visitor Information Centre. You can tackle a small section or try the entire 250 kilometre walk and see stunning forests, river gorges, capes and beaches along the way.

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A Fishing Weekend in Portland

Whether you’re dropping a line from the Lee Breakwater, surf fishing from the shores of Discovery Bay or reeling in game fish on a deep-sea fishing charter, Portland will see you bagging a bounty of quality fish.

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Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Great Ocean Road region the Wadawurrung, Eastern Maar & Gunditjmara. We pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging. We recognise and respect their unique cultural heritage and the connection to their traditional lands. We commit to building genuine and lasting partnerships that recognise, embrace and support the spirit of reconciliation, working towards self-determination, equity of outcomes and an equal voice for Australia’s first people.