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Checking the surf.

Great place for sightseeing. Great cafes nearby. A little marina behind the breakwater. I... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Geoff D
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Coleraine, Australia
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Early morning horses train in the ocean.

Sit back with a coffee and watch the parade of local horse trainers taking their horses through the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gazzz1
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Melbourne, Australia
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“break water”(4 reviews)
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Viaduct Road | Lady Bay, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place for sightseeing. Great cafes nearby. A little marina behind the breakwater. I sailed my Hobie out there a while ago off the breakwater, when the surf/wind was a bit milder than today.

Thank Geoff D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sit back with a coffee and watch the parade of local horse trainers taking their horses through the ocean, walk the breakwater, its all here

Thank gazzz1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a sunny day this place is great for a walk. You can view the ocean and the adjoining island which unfortunately is not accessible now. Walk amongst the iconic white domes which apparently were covers of the Warrnambool Aquarium that closed down 20 years...More

Thank nibacchus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend from Melbourne and I stayed at the Warrnambool BackPacker's for a week. While there we walked down to the Breakwater a couple of times. (a short 10-15 min leisurely walk). We watched the Race Horses getting exercised along the beach, and in the...More

Thank Laurene J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth walking along if you are visiting Warrnambool. It can be very wind up there so be prepared for that. Keep an eye out for Sammy the Seal who hangs around and feeds off the scraps as the fisherman come back in.

Thank Georgia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An enjoyable walk along the breakwater gives views over the ocean and into the busy harbour. We chatted with fishermen who had varying luck and found it interesting and enjoyable.

Thank Trimley11
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This s is a lovely spot in Warrnambool. You can stroll along the breakwater. You can stop in a cafe. Beautiful on a sparkling day.

Thank Leslie D
Reviewed 28 May 2018

great spot to wander, grab a coffee nearby, plenty of car parking. throw a line. You will catch somehting. 2 Seals hang around the boat launch and you may see the large sting ray

Thank Kell3280
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is great place to enjoy a nice walk with the family, which has great views of the ocean and beaches of Warrnambool! Take your time to enjoy, and then head to The Pavillion for a snack. Perfect way to spend the morning!

Thank Dean E
Reviewed 7 April 2018

what a spectacular place to go . when we went for a walk along the breakpoint and down to the jetty .we saw a seal and some stingray .A++++

Thank Nicola L
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