Things To Do in Wonthaggi

Welcome to Wonthaggi. Known throughout Australia as one of the country's great coal mining region, boasting in above-ground heritage sites, scenic walks through bushland, wetlands and costal reserves. 

Cape Paterson is the gateway to golden beaches, perfect for families, fishermen, surfers, and divers.

The Kongwak Market operates every Sunday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, except the Sunday before Christmas and 18 & 25 December 2022.

Situated in Wattle Bank near Inverloch on Victoria's picturesque Bass Coast, this 10-acre farm enjoys a maritime-influenced cool climate ideal for viticulture.

Wonthaggi boasts vibrant antique and vintage shops, perfect for treasure hunters and history enthusiasts. These shops offer a diverse range of vintage items, from furniture and jewelry to collectibles and rare finds.

The State Coal Mine in Wonthaggi offers an inexpensive, historic day trip for the whole family.

The Bass Coast Rail Trail offers panoramic views of Bass Strait as it winds through farmland, coastal bushland, historic coal mining reserves, and rugged coastline.