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Upcoming Local Events & Attractions

There is always something happening here on the Mornington Peninsula – festivals, exhibitions, sporting events, food and wine tastings, markets and much more! Check out below to see what is coming up. You can also download our current what’s on list too!

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Takeaway/Drive Thru/Pick Up

Take away meals from Sardo Sorrento

Starting 27th March

Ph: 03 5984 0811

Takeaways/Home Deliveries/Drive Thru @ Rye Hotel

• Barista coffees from 7am from the Drive Thru.
• Bottle shop open 7am – late
• Take away or home delivery dinner menu (from 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm and you can also add alcohol to
your order) (see website for full details)
• Order online at away-menu/
• *$40 minimum order or $10 delivery fee applies. #Subject to availability and proof of age will
be required.
Ph: 5985 2277

15% off wine & free delivery @ Crittenden Estate

Enjoy Delicious wines from Crittenden Estate. Why not try something new?

Ph: 03 5987 3800

Open for business & take away options @ Blue Mini Cafe

Take away coffee and meals. Basic essentials (eggs, toilet paper, pasta, coffee beans) available
from Blue ‘Mini’ Mart

Ph: 03 5981 2520


French meals such as Beef Bourguignon, Cassoulet, Coq au Vin and more
Free local deliveries for orders over $50 or pickup from our store.

Ph: (03) 5984 3243
3770 Point Nepean Road, Portsea

Takeaway meals available @ Portsea Village Resort

From 8am to 8pm 7 days
Order online and drive through to pick up:

Phone: 5984 8484

Wine delivery from Old Apple Shed

Online cellar door with all your old favourites. Text or call direct for takeaways and home deliveries between Sorrento and My Eliza/Mornington

Ph: 0477 108 934

Front door takeaways from Baked in Sorrento

Pre order app: Hey You (download from your app store – full menu available now!)
No keep cup. Eftpos please

Ph: 03 5984 1916

Buy Local beer from St Andrews Breach Brewery

Online orders of your favourite St Andrew’s Brewery beers available. Free shipping on orders over $100

Ph: 03 5988 6854

Cooking for you – takeaways @ Bistro Elba

New takeaway & delivery menu of most popular dishes (updated daily for variety). Elba’s display fridge is filled with ready-made meals & fresh pasta. (menu online) Wine delivery also available

Ph: 03 5984 4995

Food to Go @ Merricks General Store

Takeaway bottle/case wine sales from cellar door & online.
Takeaway breakfast & lunch items
Take home dinner options & pantry supplies

The Veranda Coffee window is open from 7:00am
Store open every day 8:00am to 5:30pm
Ph: 03 5989 8088

Support Local @ Independent Wine Store

10% off for all local products: Beer (excludes slabs), Peninsula Wines, Spirits, Cheese
Delivery available (minimum order $50)

Ph: 03 5985 4346

Dinner to Go from the Baths

The Baths restaurant is now a takeaway restaurant. Offering fish & chips, curry, lasagne take home meals, coffee & even bottle beer & wine

Ph: 03 5984 1500

Stock your Cellar 15% Discount Deal @ Pt Leo Estate

Apply the ‘stockyourcellar15%’ discount code to your online cart or better still receive 25% discount by joining the Pt Leo Wine Club today!
Buy directly from online shop prior to 12:00pm Monday to Friday and your wine will be in transit to you by close of business.


‘Call + Collect’ your Flinders Hotel classic favourites

We’ve launched our new takeaway menu and ALL MAINS ARE $16. Plus we have starters, sides, desserts and kids meals. Grab a bottle of Mornington Peninsula wine to go and enjoy 25% discount of our regular bottle shop prices. Open from 1-8pm daily

Call and collect. Ph: 0458 735 011 to place your order.

Pre-order & pick up from Georgie Bass Café

Open daily for Takeaway coffee, toasties, egg & bacon rolls, and delicious poke bowls. ⁣
Also launched is the Georgie Bass Pantry. Come by for farm fresh free-range eggs, premium bacon, quality steaks, oat/soy/almond milk and pasta. Yes, we have lots of pasta! Keep an eye on our Insta-story for specials.

Call for pre-order and pick up Ph: (03) 5989 0031
Open daily 7.30am – 2.30pm

Launching April 1 @ Panda Blairgowrie

A brand new menu built around their favourite meals & special deals, Panda are offering delivery to Blairgowrie, Rye & Sorrento. Deals eg:
2 pasta meals + 1 bottle of house wine or 2 bottles of local beer $65
2 pasta meals + 1 bottle of premium wine or a 6 pack of beer $80

Ph: (03) 5988 8261
2871 Point Nepean Road, Blairgowrie VIC 3942

Accommodation – Self Isolation

**Sterile cleaning** @ Rest Easy Services

If you have any deep cleaning or extra sterilisation requirements, Rest Easy Services have teams trained and ready. Fully equipped with masks, gloves and hospital grade sanitiser spray.
Please call 0429 780 896 or email and quote “Beachside” to get your 10% discount. Stay sterile!!

Can’t stay with family or friends? Solution @ Moody’s Motel

Long-term stays for $100/night for a 7-night minimum
Occupancy is capped at 50% so only every second room is used. During this time there will be no cleaning services or personal contact with staff, guess will be contacted with their room number and they will find there key in the room and can contact staff by text or internal phone if they require anything else
Ph: 03 5988 8575

Half price accommodation @ Boathouse Resort

2 weeks for the price of 1 / Stay 14, Only Pay 7!
Any room of their choice, prices available on website. T&C’s apply.
Ph: 5988 8088

Time to self-isolate @ Portsea Village Resort

One Bedroom 7 nights & Two Bedroom 7 nights:

Ph: 5984 8484

Isolate in paradise with Buoys on Queens

Long term stay 3 months and 6 months available in the Moonah from $700/week and Tea-Tree suite from $550/week
Terms and Conditions apply, expires end of September 2020.
‘Buoys’ ask that if you are sick and/or have been in contact with someone who has Covid-19 or recently been overseas that you self-isolate at home for 14 days first before booking

Ph: 0425 713 108

Big discounts from Coast & Country Getaways

2 weeks 30% off:
4 weeks 40% off:
Ph: 0419 754 554

Contact Vicki for weekly rates for longer than 1 month stays 0419754554 or

Self Isolation @ Koonya Apartments Sorrento

2 weeks for the price of 1
Stay 14, Only Pay 7!
Any room of your choice, prices available on website. T&C’s apply.

Ph: 0412025108

Time to self-isolate @ Iluka Retreat – Back to Nature Isolation

Book one week and the second week is Free!
Enjoy the grounds in a relaxing and quiet atmosphere to unwind, nourish your body and relax your mind on 36 acres.
Accommodation Options:
Glamping Village – Private Bell Tent fully set up with Private Bathroom Facilities.
Large Multi Bedroom Lodges for Families or Groups travelling together who need to self Isolate

Ph: 5984 0888

Apartment available @ Loquat Sorrento

LOQUAT take out menu now available at

Ph: 5984 4444

Bunker down @ Carmel at Sorrento in Luxury and Exclusivity

No need to leave your accommodation; lock your car in the secure basement carpark, stay in your apartment or the penthouse and enjoy the luxuriousness and space of a modern home with the inclusion of unlimited Wifi plus Foxtel.
You can bring your own supplies and make use of the fully equipped kitchen plus private balcony with dining and BBQ facilities. Alternatively arrange your own delivery of products or let us assist to arrange no contact complimentary delivery of the products you require from local suppliers including: groceries, fresh produce & meat, bakery, pre-prepared meals, pharmaceutical needs, alcohol, books plus toys, games & puzzles. Request an order form when making your booking.

Ph: 5984 3512

Self-isolation packages @ Verve Accommodation

Minimum 25% discount for stays 7 nights or more.
Free Home Delivery Service – Meals and Beverages

Ph: 9866 4922 or call Kim 0408 937 741

Special Deal @ Lakeside Villas at Crittenden Estate

50% off all week long (or more) bookings from now until the end of April.
Use the code- LOCKDOWN (case sensitive) at check-out to receive the discount.

Ph: 0400 339 995

Luxury accommodation @ Sorrento Getaway

Stay in a three bedroom self-contained apartment in the centre of Sorrento. Stunning bay views can be admired from a huge sundeck with sun lounges and alfresco dining. You forget that you are isolating while watching ships go by and experience the most amazing sunsets and moon rises while sipping your gin and tonic. $250.00 pn. min 7 nights plus bond

Ph: 0414 850 989

Self-isolation @ Bayview Motel

21 rooms are available in Rosebud West – directly opposite Port Phillip Bay beach
Ph: (03) 59811 333

7 night accommodation deal @ Portsea Village Resort

with takeaway meals available from 8am to 8pm 7 days
Order online and drive through to pick up:
Phone: 5984 8484

Things To Do

You can still go to the movies @ Dromana Drive In

Friday 27th, Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th March 2020
(unless otherwise directed by our Government)
Please go to website for listing of great movies and procedures for visiting. And for something to eat there’s Shel’s Diner Car Delivery Service.

Tickets: MUST be bought online

Games and Puzzles @ Cape Merchants

To keep you busy, Cape Merchants stock games & puzzles – check social media @cape_merchants
30% off Mandalay Designs fashions to be ready for parties & holidays.

Open: 10:00am to 4:00pm daily
Ph: 0409 043 496

endota red hill

is offering local drop off for any dermalogica and endota skincare orders over $55. T & C’s apply please email for details and we will follow up with a phone call to help with your skincare concerns. Some stocks are limited

Ph: 03 5931 0044
Web: endota red hill

Mornington Peninsula Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery

Everyone needs Chocolate in these times – and MP Chocolates have found a way!
Open every day to come and get your take-away desserts, Italian gelato, barista coffee, real hot chocolate, traditional milk shakes plus a full range of Easter treats. Open to walk in customers, telephone orders & via email. ‘Drive by’ deliveries to your car is not a problem
Open: daily 9:00am to 5:00pm
Ph: 03 5989 0040

Time to garden – online shopping @ Heronswood ‘Diggers’

Good news! You can still buy online. A full range of seeds, plants, bulbs & supplies are available online with an expanded range of edible ‘member only’ seeds to ensure members are able to continue to purchase their favourite varieties.

Ph: 03 5984 7321

Outdoor activities @ Point Nepean, Portsea

The park remains open to outdoor recreation and vehicle entry from 6am – 6pm, and 24/7 access for pedestrians and cyclists. The toilet facilities also remain open.
The following buildings and structures will remain closed until further notice
• Information Centre, Fort Nepean Tunnels and Engine House, Disinfecting Complex (Boiler House), Foul Luggage Store, Shepherd’s Hut, Hospital 3 & Cook House
• The Point Nepean Shuttle Bus service has been suspended until further notice to help reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
• Bike hire and ice-cream sales are not available from the Information Centre until further notice
• The Portsea Point Nepean Craft Market scheduled for Saturday 11 April has been cancelled
Information Centre and other services

Ph: 13 19 63

Cheese tasting @ Boatshed Cheese

Cellar door open Tues to Friday 9-3.
Cooking classes also available (Bookings essential)

Where: 3/10 Thomson Terrace, Dromana
Ph: 0414 250 754

Kids Art Classes @

Take your kids and yourself to a morning or afternoon full of colour and art. You’ll be surprised by the delightful art created to take home. Visit Christopher Vine’s studio in Sorrento or log onto the website for bookings

Weekdays: Kids classes 10-12:00
Weekends: Adults classes 2:00-5:00

Water Based Activities

Interim timetable @ Searoad Ferries

Monday to Friday
From Sorrento: 7am, 9am, 11am, 3pm, 5pm & 6.40pm
From Queenscliff: 6am (booking required) 8am, 10am, 12pm, 4pm & 6pm
Saturday & Sunday
From Sorrento: 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pm
From Queenscliff: 8am, 10am, 12pm, 2pm & 4pm
Onboard Cafe closed however, RORO Cafe in Queenscliff doing takeaway

Ph: 03 5257 4500

Mornington Peninsula Beachside Tourism