Things are happening!


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!

Spring 2020

Virtual exhibitions by Manyung Gallery Sorrento

Explore the wonderful world of art with our virtual exhibitions.
Phone: (03) 9787 2953

Online store open now! @ Le Capucin

Open for take away coffee, pastries house made pies etc. French meals such as Beef Bourguignon, Cassoulet, Coq au Vin and more yummy treats available. Pick up or delivery.

Hours: 8-3pm daily *closed Wednesdays
Ph: (03) 5984 3243
3770 Point Nepean Road, Portsea

Pub favourites @ Rye Hotel

Pick Up/Take Away/Grab & Go Meals plus Alcohol Deliveries. Lunch is also available for pickup.
Hours: 9am till late
Ph: 5985 2277

Takeaway meals available @ Sardo Sorrento

We are reopen for take away and delivery every Friday Saturday and Sunday from September.

Fri: 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Sat: 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Sun: 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Ph: (03) 5984 0811

#getwhatyouneed @ LOQUAT

Delicious restaurant quality take away food and wine

Ph: (03) 5984 4444

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 9:00am to 5:00pm
Ph: 03 5989 8088

Open Daily @ Georgie Bass Cafe

Georgie Bass Cafe is open daily from 7.30am for takeaway coffee, toasties, egg & bacon rolls, and your usual favourites. Keep an eye on our Insta-story for specials and the return of Georgie Bass Pantry.
Call for pre-order and pick up
Hours: 7am-2.30pm
Ph: 03 5989 0031

Flinders Hotel – The Deck Takeaway

Call & Collect for your Flinders Hotel classic favourites. We’ve launched our new takeaway menu. Grab a bottle of Mornington Peninsula wine to go and enjoy 25% discount of our regular bottle shop prices. Open from 1-8pm daily. Keep an eye on our Insta-story for specials!
Hours: 1pm – 8pm
Ph: 0458 735 011

Ready Made meals straight to your door The Boss’s Daughter

Free Delivery Portsea to Frankston with your ready made meals, support packs and groceries

Ph: 5984 2888

The Holy Bean Cafe

Takeaway and delivery breakfast, lunch and dinner. Call us for free delivery Dromana to Blairgowrie or find us on Menulog!
Wednesday – Sunday 8am – 1:30pm 5pm – 8pm
Ph: 5982 0522

Open for Takeaway Only @ ITALI.CO SORRENTO

Our full menu will be available with ITALI.CO now introducing italian small goods which
can be purchased over the counter. These include imported San Marzano tomatoes, pasta, risotto,
coffee, wines & more. Please visit us and we will show you our range. To order from our menu call us or
order in store.
11:30 – 3:00
5:00 – CLOSE

Ph: (03) 5984 4004

Still distilling @ Bass & Flinders Distillery

With the ongoing Covid-19 health crisis, Bass & Flinders Distillery will be temporarily closed once more, however, we will continue to supply our premium grape-based spirits, liquors and brandy via take-away only bottle sales from our Distillery Door
Open: Every day 11am-5pm and also via our online store
Phone: (03) 5989 3154

Pure Peninsula Honey

Pure Peninsula Honey Farm Shop – Open for your essential shopping! With our pure, raw honey, wax, skincare products made with honey, cider, ice cream, bee related merchandise, all available to purchase
Hours: 7 days a week, 9am to 5pm
Ph: 5978 8413
Address: 871 Derril Road, Moorooduc

Take Away & Essentials @ Blue Mini Cafe

Open daily 7am – 2pm. ‘Pick Up’ chef made meals, Grab & Go options and take away coffee available.

Ph: 03 5981 2520 (call & collect)

TAKEAWAY 7 days a week Portsea Village Bar & Grill

We are open for takeaway from 12 noon to 8pm. Last orders taken at 7.30pm. Check out the menu on our website.
Hours: 12noon to 8pm 7 days
Ph: 5984 8484
Address: 3765 Point Nepean Road, Portsea

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 Beach 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

The Baths Beach Restaurant

Takeaway will continue offering fish & chips, coffee, bottle beer & wine

Date: Open 7 days (12 to 3pm) & (5pm to 7pm)
Ph: 03 5984 1500
Address: 3278 Pt Nepean Rd, Sorrento

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.


Panda Eats @ Panda Blairgowrie

Pick up and delivery, Dinner 7nights
Panda are offering delivery to Blairgowrie, Tootgarook, Rye & Sorrento

Hours: 5pm till late
Ph: (03) 5988 8261
2871 Point Nepean Road, Blairgowrie VIC 3942

Jerome Whitcroft Exhibition @ Aegean Designs Portsea

New exhibition of the fabulous new works of Jerome Whitcroft exploring abstract expressionism and recycled mediums.

Date and time: Friday, Saturday & Sunday 11-3 only
Or by private appointment anytime
Phone: 0424 545 366
Address: 1-3760 Point nepean Rd Portsea

Art Sale @ Nissarana Galleries

Open 7 days a week

03 5976 8877 | 0474 496 222
211 Main St Mornington

Jason Coleman presents ‘All Aboard’

As the captain of the SS Coleman, Jason Coleman with his incredibly talented cast is ready to take you on a cabaret trip of a lifetime from your very own living room for ‘ALL ABOARD’ Now it’s your turn catch the filmed version of our Sold Out Summer Season, streamed directly from our website to your house!
VIP Exclusive offer – Use code word ‘OMG’ for 10% off
Help support The Victoria Actors Benevolent Trust
Ph: 03 9091 6105


Ministry Is launching the release of Humanimals online for the enjoyment of your little ones who are stuck at home. Bring laughter, song and dance to your front door with our Humanimals Online series.
From Jason Coleman’s epic all-human animal stage show, ‘Humanimals’, comes the online adaptation for young children; ‘Humanimals in Lockdown and Online’.

Learn fun facts about animals in a riveting experience of educational song and dance scenes, – encased in clever choreography, with giggles galore, witty wordplay, an upbeat mix of tunes, amazing costumes and extras. A humanamazing online experience for kindergarten, preps and grade 1 students!

Web: https://

Cape Merchants Mid-year Promotion

Visit Cape Merchants, mention Beachside Tourism and we will give you 10% off full priced items.
And for every purchase over $60, we will pack your items in a free Cape Merchants reusable shopping bag. Made with recycled PET bottles and printed with a fabulous anchor emblem, it’s functional, sustainably produced & stylish.
Valid July 31 2020

Phone: 03 59844641
Address: Cape Merchants, 65-67 Ocean Beach Road, Sorrento (between the chemist and icecream shops)

endota red hill

Enjoy and relax with remedial massage and we are still able to offer products to help you continue your self-care at home
Open: by appointment only Monday, then Wednesday through Saturday
Ph: 03 5931 0044
Web: endota red hill

Mornington Peninsula Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery

It’s Winter and it’s cold, but that doesn’t mean you can’t warm up! Join us for a Belgium hot chocolate & accompany it with a warmed brownie.
Whilst we continue to trade as normal with all our sweet treats available to take away to walk in customers, we welcome orders over the phone or via our website shop also.
We will remain open with normal take away trading as we did with Round One.
Don’t miss ‘Happy Hour’ from 9am until 10am daily – $2 regular coffees & hot chocolates or $3 for a large

Date and time: Open 9am to 5pm daily
Phone: 03 5989 0020
Address: 45 Cook Street, Flinders

Free workouts @ Recreation Sorrento

Exercise at home with FREE on line fitness classes from Sorrento’s local Gym.
Members of the community are invited to join the Re-Creation @ Home face book page which streams live fitness, Yoga, Spin, Fitball, Dance, Pump and Pilates classes every day. Over 1000 facebook friends report that these classes taught by local instructors have boosted their physical and mental health. The impact has been overwhelmingly positive so the club has decided to offer this service to the local community free of charge. To join simply send a friend request to the page.

Ph: 03 5984 2812

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

Boatshed Cheese

Online, delivery and shopfront available Monday to Friday 9-3.
Cooking classes also available (Call Tamara on 0414 250 754 Bookings essential)

Where: 3/10 Thomson Terrace, Dromana
Ph: 0427 189 358

Online Yoga Classes

Online group yoga classes daily. Only $10. Suitable for all levels.
Private online yoga or meditation available upon request.
Book via our website to obtain the Zoom link. Enquiries 0409 409 252.
Here For You All Year Round

Ph: 0409 409 252 or book directly via the website.

Tennis Court Hire @ Boneo Tennis Club

Book a session online & have a pin code sent to you to enter at the gate for easy access. Lights will activate automatically if booking at night.
A great way to get outdoors & get your daily exercise.
Price: $15 per hour or $20 per hour for night bookings requiring lighting.
Hours: 7am-11pm
Phone: 0404 059 070

RACV Cape Schanck Resort

The Resort may be closed, however our magnificent golf course remains open
Hours: Golf Only (7:00am – 5:00pm)
Ph: 5950 8100

The Briars National Parks gates are open

To ensure we keep everyone safe and comply with regulations limited areas will be open as a first step. We hope to safely see you soon.

The general site and lawns and Balcombe/Harrap Creek Walks remain open. The Wildlife Sanctuary is also open with walking one way only. Angus and Rose is open for take away.
The nursery will operate online only with ‘no contact’ pick up available.
Visitor Centre, Eco-Living Display Centre, Outdoor Education Camp and the Astronomy Centre are closed (including to members).
Open daily from 9:00am to 5:00pm

Grown and made locally @ Red Hill Cheese

Cellar door will be open for contactless cheese sales (through our pop up window)
Red Hill Cheese is a family run artisan cheese company that produces small batches of cheese and gourmet produce from our bush property and cellar door in Red Hill

Your favourite cheeses can now be ordered online through our website:

**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!!

Water Based Activities

Retreat to the Outdoors Bayplay & Illuka Retreat

We have you covered for Activities. Join our Open Water Scuba Diving course, Jump on a Kayak tour, Hire a bike, snorkel gear, dive equipment and SUP Boards.

Ph: 03 5984 0888
Address: 3755 Point Nepean Rd, Portsea
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Interim timetable @ Searoad Ferries

Monday to Friday
From Queenscliff – 6am, (booking required), 8am, 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm
From Sorrento – 7am, 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm and 6.40pm (booking required)

Saturday & Sunday
From Queenscliff – 8am, 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm
From Sorrento – 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm

Please book tickets online if possible

Ph: 03 5257 4500

Mornington Peninsula Beachside Tourism