Fine lines . . . Wayne Gallop of Mr Mussel.

Mussel bound

Kristin Lee uncovers a smorgasbord of opportunities on the Bellarine Peninsula.

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Koroit Hotel

Koroit - Places to See

Attractive historic township with a National Trust listed main street.
Located 280 km west of Melbourne, Koroit is a tiny township which has developed into one of Australia's foremost potato producers.

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Flower gardens in roundabouts and Geelong's City Hall in the background

Geelong - Places to See

Large industrial city which is much more attractive and interesting than first impressions.
Geelong, situated on Corio Bay (an arm of Port Phillip Bay), is the state's most sizeable provincial city. In 1993 urban sprawl forced the de facto recognition that Geelong, Geelong West, Newtown, South Barwon, Bellarine and the shire of Corio were effectively a continuous whole and they were amalgamated to form the City of Greater Geelong which, in 1996, had a population of 175 409.

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The Twelve Apostles soth of Cobden

Cobden - Places to See

Administrative centre for the Heytesbury Shire which includes the Twelve Apostles
Cobden is located amidst low hills near Curdies River, 208 km south-west of Melbourne and 39 km north of Port Campbell. It is a small and picturesque service town of tall flowering trees and about 1400 people within a prosperous and closely settled dairying district. There is a large butter and powdered milk factory in town although its chief appeal is as the gateway for the Twelve Apostles and the spectacular Great Ocean Road

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