Remarkable Activities to Take Up in Port Fairy in 2022
Located in South West Victoria, Australia, on the far of the Great Ocean Road, Port Fairy is a must-visiting town for travellers visiting Victoria. Speaking of its rich history, being home to 19th century stone cottages, community, creativity and charm, Port Fairy's beaches like East Beach, Pea Soup Beach (South Beach), and more – Port Fairy excels as the favourite holiday destination.
If still, you are wondering where should you spend your New Year 2022 holidays, then the brilliant option is reserving house rentals in Port Fairy. Port Fairy is a popular family getaway, romantic escape for all age couples, and girls weekend away.
Here are the distinct activities you can take up at Port Fairy on New Year 2022.
i. Port Fairy Lighthouse and Griffiths Island
The quiet part of Port Fairy Griffiths Island. Its unique stunning views, small sandy beaches for splashing and paddling in, the scope for easy walks sum up to a wonderful and enjoyable experience. Directly leading to the Lighthouse, the track is even wheelchair accessible, even if it is not possible for the entire island.
ii. Port Fairy Wharf
A gem in its true sense, the Port Fairy Wharf calls for wandering along the boardwalk, admiring the boats, checking out the lovely accommodations, going for fishing, taking a boat trip along the Moyne River, past the Lighthouse. If you wish, you can even stop by and smell the roses. A superb playground is there at the Griffiths Island end of the Wharf where the kids can enjoy to the fullest. You can even arrange for a picnic here. When needed, you can even use the public toilet facilities.
iii. Port Fairy Tours
You are free to join the Historic Town or Wharf Walking Tours departing from the Visitor Information Centre. Follow and explore the local Art Map, a collection of galleries and studios all open to the public. Get in touch with Port Fairy Geo Tours, an Eco-tourism company famous for offering tours in such a unique volcanic hinterland situated on The Great Ocean Road's Southern Ocean Coast. The two popular markets include the Farmer's Market and the Community House Markets, but Port Fairy is quite known for the regular markets.
From the Port Fairy Information Center in Bank St., you will be able to hire bikes for 4 hours and even for a full day. If you are really interested in a bigger challenge, start exploring the streets by going to the Port Fairy–Warrnambool Rail Trail that will take you through the Koroit, an Irish inspired town.
iv. Port Fairy Market
Another wonder to encounter here is the popular Port Fairy Market. At the Regular Farmer's Markets, the locals and visitors gather for supporting the local growers and businesses. Fresh produce, coffee, a wide range of lunchtime offerings, children's clothing, handmade jewellery and plants.
v. Port Fairy Cinema
The Port Fairy Film Society or the Port Fairy Cinema is always open during the peak seasons, and at different hours outside the busy periods. During the New Year, the shows will go on, so check their website for finding out the films being screened.
vi. Port Fairy Day Spa
At Port Fairy Day Spa, you will be treated to a range of services. It is much popular during the peak seasons, but make sure to book early so you are not disappointed later. There is also a boutique store if you will want to do spot shopping.
vii. Port Fairy Folk Festival
Port Fairy Folk Festival holds a special position in Port Fairy, although it is held in March. Tourists from every corner of the nation, come over to enjoy some fabulous music lining the streets and relishing the festive feel during March.
Port Fairy Festival Tickets to the main stage events are quickly sold out for this event, so getting it early is a must.
The lovely boutique clothing stores, giftwares, surf shops, various op-shops in Port Fairy welcome the tourists to buy their favourite items. In Port Fairy, there is a shopping suit for everyone.
ix. Port Fairy Golf Club
The spectacular location in Victoria is the Port Fairy Golf Club offering 18 holes along with superb views of the Southern Ocean. Visitors leave no chance to visit here for golfing.
x. Port Fairy Fishing
The most popular activity in Port Fairy all year round is fishing. Head out in a boat, and fish from the wharf or on the water's edge. Fishing is a great family-friendly activity in Port Fairy.
Days to New Year 2022 are very limited, and accommodations are filling out soon. This is the time for booking the house rentals and having fun times at Port Fairy while exploring the town.