Description

Mornington is a seaside town on the Mornington peninsula, victoria, Australia, located 57 km (35 mi) south of Melbourne's central business district. It is in the local government area of the shire of Mornington peninsula. Mornington is known for its "Village" atmosphere and its beaches. replacenewlinereplacenewlineMornington is a tourist destination with Melburnians who make day trips to visit the area's bay beaches and wineries. The town centre runs into the foreshore area and local beach. The post office opened on 21 May 1856 as schnapper point and was renamed Mornington in 1864. The town centre runs into the foreshore area and local beach, which features a yacht club, restaurant and park with playground facilities.

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Around Mornington VIC 3931


Our Picks on what to Do in Mornington VIC

Shire Hall Beach

Mornington Park

Mills Beach Scenic Lookout

Mornington Botanical Rose Gardens

Daytripper Tours

Mornington Foreshore Reserve

Our Picks on where to Stay in Mornington VIC

Mornington Hotel

The Royal Hotel Mornington

By The Seaside Accommodation

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Mornington VIC

Lunar Dumpling Bar

Mornington Masala

Thai Makong Restaurant

Shopping in Mornington VIC

Community Services  


Mornington Community Information & Support Centre VIC
320 Main Street,
MORNINGTON VIC 3931

Mornington Peninsula Shire VIC
90 Besgrove Street,
ROSEBUD VIC 3939

Mornington Police Station VIC
8 Main Street,
MORNINGTON VIC 3931

The bays Mornington VIC
262 Main Street,
MORNINGTON VIC 3931

Mornington Library - VIC
Vancouver Street,
MORNINGTON VIC 3931

Location Information 

  • Population: 23,989
  • State electorate(s): Mornington
  • Federal Division(s): Flinders
  • Established (yr): 1850
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Travel To  

Cowes VIC 3922 (109 km, 1 hr 29 mins)
Flinders VIC 3929 (34.3 km, 31 mins)
Koo Wee Rup VIC 3981 (46.7 km, 41 mins)

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Acknowledgement of Country

Mornington VIC is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

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