Posts by PORT FAIRY & REGION VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE
THE HISTORIC TOWNSHIP OF PORT FAIRY
The old township of Port Fairy, located near the Moyne River and with many historic buildings, is worthy of exploration.But there’s a popular saying at the VIC – “Don’t just visit Port Fairy, visit Port Fairy’s history!” So why don’t you ask yourself one question: “Why was Port Fairy once called Belfast?” If you want to explore this question and find answers - read on!
THE MOYNE RIVER
Located on the Moyne River the old wharf and port are worthy of exploration, with a historic lifeboat, whaleboat, and buildings. There is also a variety of pleasure craft and fishing boats that sail up and down the Moyne River providing a nautical spectacle.
GET YOUR NEXT RETAIL FIX FROM A LOCAL BUSINESS
Leave the chain stores and glitzy malls behind for a quintessential village shopping experience from the comfort of your home.
IT'S TIME FOR A PICNIC
There's no easier way to enjoy nature than with a picnic. Gather your friends and family, and spend the day outside - we share with you six of our favourite spots in and around Port Fairy
VIRTUAL FUN WITH HISTORY - WEEK 6
Join us on a virtual history tour of Douglas House and find out how one building has been used for so many unique trades.