Barwon Heads
in Greater Geelong of Victoria, Australia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Werribee Open Range Zoo (zoo, (25 mi)
  • London Bridge Lookout (observation point, (11 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-38.265 and 144.515 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -38° 15' 55" and E 144° 30' 52"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - AUD
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:58 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Australia/Melbourne
UTC/GMT offset: 9.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:20 am and 5:35 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
39.393 and -31.248 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Australia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Australia. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Barwon Heads

Barwon Heads in Greater Geelong (Victoria) is located in Australia about 328 mi (or 528 km) south-west of Canberra, the country's capital town.

Current time in Barwon Heads is now 05:58 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Australia / Melbourne with an UTC offset of 10 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Barwon Heads, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Australia is Geelong Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

We encountered 2 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Melbourne, Currie, Hay, Loxton and . To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 55% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 4th of August 2021

13°C (55 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 5th of August 2021

12°C (54 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 6th of August 2021

13°C (56 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Riverside Ocean Grove

0,4 mi
64-78 Wallington Road
3226 Ocean Grove

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


1,6 mi
3227 Barwon Heads

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Georgie Curry Alistair Jones Live at the Kool Skools Awards 2013

Published: December 16, 2013
Length: 38:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 52koolempire

Georgie Curry from the Albury City Kool Skools Project performs "Alistair Jones" Live at the Kool Skools Awards 2013.

AUSTRALIAN TRAINS - QUBE - 7920 - UP Horsham freight

Published: January 26, 2012
Length: 55:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: aussietraindriver

City bound Horsham freight - heading through spotswood melbourne - with Chris murty at the controls. with 8030 & GML10 80 class - ALCO and GML an EMD unit.

Baywatch pool style

Published: August 25, 2007
Length: 09:10 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Dozza13

day trip goes bad.

Diving the HMAS J4 Submarine Wreck (26m depth)

Published: February 18, 2013
Length: 27:05 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Oliver Gibbs

One of the best HMAS J4 submarine wreck dives I've done to date with great visibility inside the J4 wreck. Filmed on Saturday 16th February. This is basically how I spend my weekend non-diving...

A conversation I had with a dream; earlier, or so it seems

Published: November 21, 2013
Length: 11:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Crumpet Brownsmoke

A little collab sesh we did the other day with a gentle story mimicking our greatest dream scapes and heart aches. We're interested in doing more poetry vide...

Dill means a silly person in Australia

Published: January 12, 2010
Length: 44:21 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: aussielung

A general Response to kassiedill2 and her video Trolling?

Lego Nuclear War

Published: September 14, 2010
Length: 01:38 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: MrMegabytes

A movie about how much power nations with nuclear weapons have, but also about the power of words and negotiation... and explosions.

Ocean Grove / Barwon Heads Beach

Published: June 01, 2013
Length: 02:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jack T. Colton

Typical late Summer morning on one of Victoria's best beaches. Low tide. Taken 17/02/2013.

Wattos Toyota Landcruiser 4WD Muddy at Otways

Published: February 25, 2009
Length: 47:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Wattos1983

The Dece Video Will Hine

Published: January 21, 2009
Length: 26:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Colin Evans

A Colin Philip Evans Film.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Barwon River (Victoria)

For other uses, see Barwon River (disambiguation). Barwon River {{#invoke:InfoboxImage|InfoboxImage|image=Barwon_River_Geelong.

Located at -38.2821, 144.496 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Geelong, Rivers of Victoria (Australia), Bellarine Peninsula, Otway Ranges

Ocean Grove, Victoria

Ocean Grove is a seaside town in Victoria, Australia, located on the Bellarine Peninsula. At the 2006 census, Ocean Grove had a population of 11,274.

Located at -38.25, 144.517 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in Victoria (Australia), Coastal towns in Victoria (Australia), Bellarine Peninsula

Barwon Heads, Victoria

Barwon Heads is a coastal township on the Bellarine Peninsula, near Geelong, Victoria, Australia. It is situated on the west bank of the mouth of the Barwon River below Lake Connewarre, while it is bounded to the west by farmland, golf courses and the ephemeral saline wetland Murtnaghurt Lagoon.

Located at -38.2792, 144.492 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in Victoria (Australia), Coastal towns in Victoria (Australia), SeaChange, Bellarine Peninsula

Barwon Heads Bridge

The Barwon Heads Bridge is a road bridge and a separate pedestrian bridge over the Barwon River between Barwon Heads and Ocean Grove, Victoria (Australia), Australia. The bridge is the only crossing of the Barwon River between Geelong and the river mouth at Barwon Heads. The original timber bridge was the longest surviving example of a timber stringer road bridge in Victoria. It was constructed in 1926-1927 entirely of timber.

Located at -38.2825, 144.496 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Bridges in Victoria (Australia), Road bridges in Australia, Pedestrian bridges in Australia, Bridges completed in 2010, Beam bridges, Bellarine Peninsula

Collendina, Victoria

Collendina is a small section of Ocean Grove which is located in Victoria, Australia.

Located at -38.263, 144.543 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bellarine Peninsula

Ocean Grove Nature Reserve

The Ocean Grove Nature Reserve is a rectangular, 1.43 km nature reserve next to the town of Ocean Grove and 25 km south-east of the city of Geelong, on the Bellarine Peninsula, Victoria, Australia. It contains the only significant remnant of native woodland on the Bellarine Peninsula as it was prior to European settlement and the extensive land clearing that ensued. It is surrounded by agricultural land and a housing estate and is managed by Parks Victoria.

Located at -38.2461, 144.529 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bellarine Peninsula, Nature reserves in Victoria (Australia), Protected areas established in 1971

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Barwon Heads.

capture of the webcam Barwon Heads: Ocean Grove

Barwon Heads: Ocean Grove, Barwon Heads (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ocean Grove, Barwon Heads