Welcome to Mornington Peninsula

Breathe in the fresh sea air, sample innovative local cuisine, and soak up the relaxed alfresco lifestyle of the Mornington Peninsula, just an hour from Melbourne. Explore the galleries, spas and cafes in breezy seaside villages, cool off with a day on the beach, or escape to the hinterland for gourmet delights at boutique wineries. The Mornington Peninsula is also home to HMAS Cerberus, the Royal Australian Navy’s premier training establishment. HMAS Cerberus covers 1,517 hectares and is 70 kilometres from Melbourne, near Crib Point on Hann’s Inlet, Western Port Bay. Looking for information on Melbourne?

Suburbs of the Mornington Peninsula

There are numerous suburbs surrounding HMAS Cerberus with ample housing. Crib Point, Hastings, Bittern and Tyabb are all within 10-15 kilometres of the base.

VIC Public Holidays

Click here to see the public holidays observed in VIC during 2019.


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Major Attractions

Enchanted Adventure Garden, Ashcombe Maze & Lavender Gardens, Fort Nepean, Cape Schanck Lighthouse, Arthurs Seat State Park, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park

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