Recreation & Leisure
Golf courses, horse riding, dolphin and seal swims, diving, fishing and surfing on the Mornington Peninsula.
Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park
Did you know Furry Aussies are most active and friendly at night? Come & meet them!
- The only giant Fluffy Gliders in Victoria
- The only Southern Bettongs on mainland Australia
- Magical lantern-lit evening tours
- Exclusive private tours
- Daytime animal encounters & photo opportunities
- Student & educational groups
- Conservation Breeding & Education
550 Tyabb-Tooradin Rd, Pearcedale
Phone: (03) 5978 7935
The newest international standard golf course on the Mornington Peninsula is just a short drive away. Moonah Links has hosted the Australian Open twice.
55 Peter Thomson Dr, Fingal
Phone: (03) 5988 200
Polperro Dolphin Swims
Offers the opportunity to observe and swim with wild bottlenose dolphins in Port Philip Bay.
Phone: (03) 5988 8437
Moonraker Seal & Dolphin Swims
Moonraker provides dives led by fully qualified divemasters and hires specially designed dive suits and gear or you can just sightsee from their spacious, modern craft.
Phone: (03) 5984 4211
Other Leisure Activities
The trip to Queenscliff can be spectacular as the passenger ferry cruises across Port Phillip. Departs from Sorrento on the hour.
Phone: (03) 5258 3244
Arthurs Seat Chairlift
Eagle Skylift – gondola with breathtaking views across the bay to the city.
Phone: (03) 5987 0600
Gunnamatta Equestrian Centre
Ocean beach horse rides along St Andrew’s Beach, trail rides through beautiful Greens Bush, exclusive wine tasting rides visiting one or two local wineries and overnight rides.
150 Sandy Road, Fingal
Phone: 8609 6083
Ace Hi Ranch
Horse rides, wildlife park, animal nursery, tearooms and you can view the International Armoured Military Vehicle Collection and ride in a Centurion battle tank.
810 Boneo Road, Cape Schanck
Phone: (03) 5988 6262
Arthur’s Seat Riding Stables
Supervised scenic trail rides.
Purves Road, Arthurs Seat
Phone: (03) 5989 6124
Horseback Winery Tours
Horse riding at its best, with a state of the art facility.
356 Shands Rd, Main Ridge
Phone: (03) 5989 6119