Train Talk

We rank our favourite train experiences in Victoria

This article is for any train buff, rail fan, or anyone who thinks trains are magnificent machines on seemingly never-ending steel highways.  We’ve ranked our top train experiences only a…

30 Years On The Tracks Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region Riding The Blues Train The Music

Celebrating 30 Years On The Tracks

As you can imagine, back in 1994, none of us dreamed that The Blues Train would be still rocking the rails 30 years later. Co-founder and proprietor of The Blues Train Hugo T Armstrong said “the concept arose from humble beginnings and none of the original founders imagined it would still be going 30 years later”.

Bellarine Railway, Bellarine Railway, Queenscliff
Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region Riding The Blues Train Train Talk

The Bellarine Railway: A Showcase of Must-Do Experiences.

Want to have a cracking good time that combines the majesty of vintage trains, breathtaking seaside landscapes, and feasting on delicious bites? Read on, because we have delved into the best events the Bellarine Railway has to offer, for the young and the young at heart!

Byron Bay Bluesfest
Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region The Music

Our Favourite Blues Festivals in Australia

Australia may be known for its stunning landscapes, unique wildlife, and vibrant cities, but we also have a thriving music scene, especially when it comes to blues festivals in Australia. …

Foreday Riders
Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region The Music

All you need to know about Australian Blues & Roots Music

From its early days to the present, Australian blues and roots music has carved out its own distinct identity while paying homage to its American roots.  In the early 1900’s…

Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region

The Bellarine Railway – Historic Landmark Connecting Past and Present

For well over 100 years families have marvelled over the Bellarine Peninsula’s coastal charm as they journeyed on the grand steam trains that brought them to and from their escape…

Former Passenger Ferry, The Nepean. A passenger ferry that stopped off at Portsea on the way across Port Phillip Bay.
Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region

History of the Port Phillip Bay Paddle Steamers and Ferries

Travelling across the waters of Port Phillip Bay with friends and family has always been a spectacular adventure. There’s dolphins frolicking; ducking and diving in the waves while the landscape…

Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region

Where to find a Drink in Queenscliffe & Surrounds – A Local’s Guide

If you’re planning a holiday in Queenscliff, Victoria, chances are you’re seeking a unique and unforgettable gustation experience at the many restaurants, cafes, wineries, and breweries in the area. Whether…

Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region

Festivals and Events in the Queenscliff region

Are you a festival fanatic? The Geelong and Bellarine region is home to several spectacular festivals and events that draw crowds from near and far. Our festivals showcase Australia’s best…