Hidden away on Victoria’s South West Coast, 20 km from Portland, Cape Bridgewater awaits to be discovered. Cape Bridgewater is full of natural treasures and contrasting landscapes such as the Big Cliff (Victoria’s highest sheer coastal cliff) and the Giant Sand Dunes of the Discovery Bay Coastal Park (Victoria’s largest moving dunes). The area has a number of excellent beaches, suited to, swimming, surfing, fishing and beachcombing; these being Bridgewater Bay, Shelly Beach and Whites Beach. The Great South West Walk winds its way around the entire Cape Bridgewater area, making it accessible to some of the most rugged and picturesque scenery on the Victorian coast. Best season to observe Blue Whales is December till April, whilst Southern Rights move through the area in winter

Discovery Bay Cottage has spectacular panoramic views over Discovery Bay, Cape Bridgewater, Bridgewater Lakes, The Giant Sand Dunes and the Southern Ocean. A cosy, 2 bed-roomed cottage, set on 90 acres of rolling hills; it is perfect for couples searching for that peaceful, romantic escape with an emphasis on nature..

Features: Wood heater, Queen size bed, CD, DVD, Spa bath, Telescope & Spectacular views. Adjoining the property is the Discovery Bay Coastal Park, which offers guests an exciting trekking adventure over the Giant Sand Dunes to the Discovery Bay Beach.

Rates: $150 per night for 2 adults (includes 2 children) …minimum stay 2 nights.

The Cape Bridgewater area has an array of natural attractions to discover.

BRIDGEWATER BAY BEACH ….beautiful and safe swimming / surf beach (with beach café) for all the family

SEAL COLONY ….observe hundreds of Australian Fur Seals from the look-out or by Seal Boat Tours

BLOWHOLES and PETRIFIED FOREST ….experience the massive power of the Southern Ocean swells, pounding the basalt cliff face

SHELLY BEACH …search for helmet shells and the elusive fossilized sharks tooth

BRIDGEWATER LAKES …picnic and barbecue, whilst taking in the tranquillity of the these beautiful freshwater lakes

WHITES BEACH ….excellent for beachcombing and photographs


MT. RICHMOND NATIONAL PARK …photograph koalas and kangaroos

THE GREAT SOUTH WEST WALK …250 km of trekking tracks with ever-changing nature and scenic beauty

DAY TRIPS…..Point Danger (Gannets) …..Cape Nelson (Lighthouse) …..Portland (History, fishing) …..Nelson (Glenelg River) …. Mt. Gambier (Blue Lake & other crater lakes) …..Port Fairy (History )

CONTACT: Phil Oakley 0419 265 491
Email: poakley67@hotmail.com
CONTACT: Phil Oakley 0419 265 491 Email: poakley67@hotmail.com