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ADVENTURE Park Geelong is the
home of Victoria's first water theme
Patrons can raft the turbo rapids
on the River Torrent Lazy River ride,
have a pirate adventure at Bonito's
Bay Water Play or get an adrenaline
rush racing head-first down the Six
Lane Aqua Racer at 40km per hour.
Younger visitors can be entertained
all day in the Tiny Tots Splash Zone, a
coral reef-themed water wonderland.
Thrill seekers can get an adrena-
line rush when racing head first down
the Six Lane Aqua Racer at 40km
per hour. The park has 21 rides and
attractions and eight food and drink
shops. It is open until April 26.
Splash out at fun park
History lives on now
Geelong has one of Australia's best regional art galleries.
GEELONG is one of the
state's most historically
significant cities, with
more than 200 buildings
registered with the Na-
As the second largest
city in Victoria, Geelong's
lively culture centres on
its distinctive maritime
The cultural precinct
includes one of Australia's
best regional art galleries
and modern live theatres.
When you visit Geelong's
National Wool Museum,
you understand that wool
is at the heart of Austral-
The jewel of Geelong's
waterfront is an art deco
swimming pool and park
complex built in the 1930s.
Geelong's famous East-
ern Beach is also a hive of
Geelong visitor information centres:
National Wool Museum.
Market Square shopping centre.
Booths at waterfront.
Your hosts Robert, Mary, Nicole, Briony Stanton and family.
new to see
Geelong Gallery's outstanding
collection of paintings,
sculpture and decorative arts
spans the art of Australia
from the colonial period to
the present day including
masterpiece A Bush Burial
and Eugène von Guérard's
Little Malop Street
Next to Geelong City Hall
Monday to Friday
10am - 5pm
& Public Holidays
1pm - 5pm
Barwon Valley Lodge, Geelong's
Resort Apartments comprises luxury,
self-contained 2 bedroom apartments
in a relaxed parkland setting. Close
to Geelong city and it's attractions,
guests to Barwon Valley Lodge can take
advantage of walking tracks alongside
the Barwon River, the pool, heated spa,
tennis court, barbecue facilities and
99-109 Barrabool Road, Belmont, Geelong, Victoria
Ph: (03) 5247 2500 Fax: (03) 5244 3377
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