Attractions

Top Choice Gallery in Mornington

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery

The outstanding Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery has changing exhibitions and a permanent collection of modern and contemporary Australian prints and paintings, representing the likes of Boyd, Tucker and Whitel…
National Park in Point Nepean National Park

Point Nepean National Park

The peninsula’s tip is marked by the stunning Point Nepean National Park, originally a quarantine station and army base. There are plenty of scenic walking trails throughout, and at the tip is Fort Nepean, which was…
Cable Car in Mornington to Blairgowrie

Arthurs Seat Eagle

After being out of action for 10 years, Arthurs Seat has got its iconic chairlift back. Featuring a sleek 21st-century makeover in a Swiss-built gondola, you can now enjoy the all-encompassing views that stretch as …
Historic Building in Point Nepean National Park

Fort Nepean

Used from the 1880s to 1940s, Fort Nepean played an important role in Australia's military defence. At the far western tip of the park, today you can see remaining relics such as gun emplacements, ammunition magazin…
Lighthouse in Mornington Peninsula National Park

Cape Schanck Lighthouse

Cape Schanck Lightstation (1859) is a photogenic working limestone lighthouse on the peninsula's remote southwest tip. It's part of a historic precinct that you can explore anytime from the outside; to go inside, ho…
Park in Mornington to Blairgowrie

Arthurs Seat State Park

A short drive inland from Dromana is this scenic nature reserve spread over 572 hectares. Its named after its summit at Arthurs Seat (372m) – where you can catch a ride on the iconic chairlift. The park has a networ…
Historic Building in Mornington to Blairgowrie

The Briars

The Briars is the National Trust–listed 1840 homestead of one of the peninsula’s first pastoral runs. Sitting on 96 hectares, it includes original farm buildings, parklands and a wildlife reserve. The homestead hous…
Historic Site in Point Nepean National Park

Police Point

Before the entrance to the national park is Police Point, a heritage-listed site where quarantined patients could be visited while separated by a barrier preventing physical contact; all watched on closely by the po…
Gardens in Mornington

Mornington Botanical Rose Gardens

Away from the beach, the Mornington Botanical Rose Gardens is a beautifully landscaped garden with over 4000 roses. Other than the winter months, you can visit any time of the year.
Maze in Mornington Peninsula

Enchanted Adventure Garden

As well as its remarkably well-clipped hedge maze, here you can partake in a bit of 'tree surfing', with its treetop obstacle and zipline course.