Discover the fascinating maritime history of Queenscliffe and Southern Port Phillip: its wrecks, rescues, boat builders, fishermen and the brave Port Phillip Sea Pilots who guide the ships safely through the treacherous Rip.
View the unique Zanoni paintings in the Fishermen’s Wait Shed, try on the diver’s helmet, see the last of the Queenscliff Lifeboats, or explore the great collection of model boats in the museum.
The museum is open daily from 10.30am-4.30pm (except Christmas Day and Good Friday). Museum entry is $8 Adult, $7 Concession and $5 Children (4yrs+).
Point Lonsdale Lighthouse tours are available Sunday mornings from 9.30am until 1pm; $10 Adult, $8 Concession and $5 Children (must be at least 5yrs old).
Call 0490 550 837 for lighthouse tour bookings.
Guided tours of the museum or lighthouse for groups can be arranged by prior appointment.
P 5258 3440 • 2 Wharf St Queenscliff • www.maritimequeenscliffe.org.au
Queenscliffe Maritime Museum
Phone: 5258 3440
Address: 2 Wharf St Queenscliff