ICONS OF PORT FAIRY
Who is the high flying VFL legend who hails from Port Fairy? It is none other than John Coleman, born in 1928 to Albert and Ella, with three older siblings Lawna, Thurla and Albert. Coleman was known for his spectacular marking and goal kicking abilities, scoring 527 goals in just 98 senior matchs. He is also just one of many notable Australians Born in Port Fairy.
Port Fairy Shipwrecks
A total of 30 vessels were wrecked in and around the waters of Port Fairy between 1836 until 1876. Port Fairy bay being notorious for vessels dragging and parting with their anchors when south/south easterly gales prevailed.
Port Fairy's Historical Buildings
Port Fairy has a wealth of 19th Century buildings built in amazing variety of styles and building materials.
48 HOURS IN PORT FAIRY WITH LOREN
Follow Loren's 48 hours to discover Port Fairy's rich mix of pristine natural environment and clever, creative locals.
48 HOURS IN PORT FAIRY WITH SEIF
Follow Seif's 48 hours as he guides you to some of Port Fairy's stunning locations