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Such a peaceful place to sit, watch or walk and investigate.

Warrnambool Breakwater is a very picturesque place to visit. It has something for anyone and... read more

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Warrnambool, Australia
Amazing View.

What a gorgeous site when standing on the breakwater, the surf was rolling in and the breakers were... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Geelong & Bellarine, Australia
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Viaduct Road | Lady Bay, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Warrnambool Breakwater is a very picturesque place to visit. It has something for anyone and everyone. If you have limited mobility, then just take the lift up into the Cafe and enjoy a cuppa or a meal. From there you can watch the world go...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LorraineJ164
Reviewed 7 November 2018

What a gorgeous site when standing on the breakwater, the surf was rolling in and the breakers were huge... even lucky enough to get some spray on us!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

The breakwater is a must visit when coming to Warrnambool. The breakwater itself is over 100 years old and heritage listed. You can still see the remnants of old railway lines when it was a thriving port. It's a favourite fishing spot for young and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mitchell-Family-01
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

A great spot to see the sunrise. If you're there early in the morning there's plenty of fisherman coming & going as well as the local horse trainers with their horses enjoying a swim. Walk along the breakwater and take in the views as the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sm05060
Reviewed 28 September 2018

A top location to capture a sunrise or dramatic wave crashing into the breakwaters, (especially in winter). Great costal views close to the city.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank stuartw00
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Great place for an alternate view of the city. Plenty of parking and a cafe/bar nearby. The fun is walking along the upper level of the breakwater without getting too wet from the crashing waves. Lots of fisherfolk of all ages enjoying the sport, as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nmsj1957
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Lovely views, lovely place to see. Great day out there. Seeing the whole bay across Hopkins river,,,,

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dmjm88
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Five minutes drive from the city centre lies the Warrnambool breakwater along which you can enjoy a lovely walk to find great views of the coastline, three islands, one of which is called Penguin Island, made famous by the movie 'Oddball'. Seals often frolic around...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank telecaster1000
Reviewed 18 July 2018 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.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Outback_Storm
Reviewed 5 July 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gazzz1
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