Hobsons Bay is a picturesque seaside municipality. Here you can find peaceful natural environment, clean beaches, wide streets. heritage buildings, and a diverse choice of restaurants, cafes and shops, connected by bike paths and only 15 minutes from the hustle and bustle of the City.
Hobsons Bay offers breathtaking views of the City skyline; a perfect accompaniment to alfresco dining, leisurely cafe atmosphere or a family outing.
Travel by ferry from the City, get on your bike and ride, take the train or travel by car.
The Punt will take cyclists across the river from Port Melbourne (Fishermans Bend) to Spotswood, just behind Scienceworks. Commuter service operates Monday to Friday 6.30am to 9.30pm and 4pm to 7pm. Weekend service operates 10am to 5pm. www.westgatepunt.com
Train timetables contact Public Transport Victoria on 1800 800 007 or visit www.ptv.vic.gov.au
Get out and about and Discover Your Own Backyard today. Drop into the Visitor Information Centre located in Commonwealth Reserve, Nelson Place, Williamstown to speak with local volunteers who can assist you with ideas for things to see and do.
The Little Mermaid
31 July to Sunday 16 August
Williamstown Musical Theatre Company is proud to announce its annual junior production. Williamstown Mechanics Institute, Corner Melbourne Road and Electra street, Williamstown. Tickets from www.wmtc.org.au or by calling 1300 881 545.
Arts at your Doorstep - National Theatre Ballet - Mosaic
Tuesday 11 August 1.45pm and 6.30pm
Annual performance by the National Theatre Ballet school this year making its debut at the Altona Theatre. Check www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/gowest for a list of all program events and details. Altona Theatre, 115 Civic Pde, Altona.