The Top Enjoyment Things For The Families To Take Up in Port Fairy

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Port Fairy is that historic town in South Victoria, that you are bound to miss if you did not visit to spend a vacation. Rather, the name is enough for creating an urge to explore. Indeed, a lot of excitement is hidden in the name itself, and the enthusiasm is doubled when you come to know it is included in the Great Ocean Road journey.

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The small town is situated on the Shipwreck Coast of Victoria. All the features giving it historic and picturesque looks are the small river port, the historical main street, grid-like awesome city center lined with gardens and old cottages, and a nature reserve island connected through the causeways with the mainland. Port Fairy is an extremely attractive space where you cannot miss out when you are planning for a family vacation. Once the tourists land at Port Fairy, they are carried away by its pretty, silent, and idyllic landscape. The roads are so protected under the shade of the huge Norfolk pines that the tourists are sure to feel sheltered while they walk along the wide-open roads.

Now we shall directly come to the most awaited part. Here is what you can enjoy after everyone with you have eaten and relaxed at the family accommodation at Port Fairy. The point to be noted here is, you can easily reserve luxurious rooms of either a motel, hotel, or house rentals for an extended stay as budget accommodations.

Sealers and Whalers Making Up the Colourful History of the Coastal Town

Port Fairy, traditionally is known for being a busy port and historic port. It served as a fine station for the whalers and seal hunters.  As you are walking along the wharf, you can record the fishermen catching the abalone and crayfish. These are then sent to the gourmet restaurants to fulfill the platter of tourists.

In this little town, 50 and above buildings are listed as heritage. Reward yourself by walking around the city and reach the Port Fairy Maritime and  Shipwreck Heritage Walk for greater insights.

The Port Fairy galleries are ideal for art lovers to explore. Artists will even love to spend a day to understand the area's attractive beauty and lifestyle.

You have to plan to visit Port Fairy Glass Blowing. It is a perfect souvenir and serves as a great Christmas present you will love to take home. There are many galleries in the town where you can visit taking help from the curated Art Map available at the Visitor Centre. Likewise, you easily find your way around the coastal town, as you keep walking.

Water-Based Activities to Keep Up the Excitement of the Whole Family

During the summer, there are ample water-based activities to take up by the whole family. These activities include going on a boat for catching tuna, exploring the coast, learning to surf, and even snorkeling while on a guided tour.

But during the non-summer months, Matins Point Reserve and its playground is the best place to play, without being tired, thanks to the beautiful weather. Matins Point Reserve is right between Griffiths Island and the river port, this area can also be explored on foot. Use your camera to capture some wildlife and stunning vistas.

To suffice yourself with an easy and leveled walk, the perfect destination is Griffiths Island. This is where you will be in awe to discover the beautiful colors ahead of you. Through the shallow water, the soft sand shines in a battalion of shades. Blues and greens are the most viewed tropical palettes in the shallow water that is extremely inviting to jump in to take a refreshing dip!

Exploring the Griffith Island

Griffiths Island is separated from the mainland by the shallow water; it is the bird's paradise as it is absolutely free from motorized traffic. The island is finely protected as a nature reserve and it is proclaimed as the shearwater breeding ground. If you are lucky, then you can spot the elusive birds.

Port Fairy is indeed, the safest and perfect choice to visit for a vacation with family. Time spent with family is the best time ever spent, and at Port Fairy, you shall have all the opportunities to enjoy yourself together. The picturesque beauty of the historic coastal town works like a magnet to attract you again to this splendid land.

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