Bass Coast

Just over an hour’s drive Melbourne, Bass Coast is a perfect getaway for any season.Make your way through the rolling green hills of the hinterland taking the time to stop and enjoy the delightful villages. Follow the majestic cliffs near San Remo to Inverloch’s sandy beaches where you will find great swimming and surfing.

Enjoy water activities, significant cultural sites such as the Wonthaggi State Coal Mine and many kilometres of scenic walking tracks including the George Bass Coastal Walk and Bass Coast Rail Trail.

Extend your stay at Phillip Island by exploring all Bass Coast has to offer:

Inverloch is a short drive from Phillip Island, offering a range of accommodation, water based activities, beaches and funky cafes.

Located between Phillip Island and Inverloch, Wonthaggi is Bass Coast’s regional hub and is most famous its historic State Coal Mine.

Cape Paterson
Cape Paterson is a short drive from Inverloch and Phillip Island. Explore the famous rock pool or drive along the spectacular 14km Bunurong Coastal Drive.

Kilcunda, Archies Creek & Dalyston
Kilcunda is located between Phillip Island and Wonthaggi, and is home to the Bass Coast Rail Trail, the trestle bridge and George Bass Coastal walk.

Bass, Corinella & Coronet Bay
Just over an hour from Melbourne and 15 minutes from Phillip Island; Bass, Corinella and Coronet Bay are ideal places to get away from the crowds.

Hinterland Villages
On your way to Phillip Island or Inverloch why not drive through the rolling hills and discover our Hinterland Villages, rich farming land and cute cafes.