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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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Take away meals from Sardo Sorrento

Sardo Sorrento offer for all the local 30% off for food and Special price for Wine Specials
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Ph: 03 5984 0811

Open for Business – Take Away & Essentials @ Blue Mini Cafe

Take home the taste with fresh made chef meals from the Blue Mini ‘Pick-Up’ menu (Call & Collect: 8am – 2pm). Come in-store for take away coffee, daily essentials and frozen meals 7am – 2pm. House roasted coffee beans delivered store to door. Click & Collect groceries.

Ph: 03 5981 2520 (call & collect)

Take away meals and alcohol from

Takeaway/Home Deliveries/Drive Thru @ Rye Hotel

• Barista coffees from 9am 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 and $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


French meals such as Beef Bourguignon, Cassoulet, Coq au Vin and more
Free local deliveries for orders over $50 or pickup from our store.
Le Capucin are also open 8-12noon every day except Wednesday for coffees, croissants, pastries and take home meals.

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

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

Takeaway meals available @ Portsea Village Resort

From 12pm to 8pm 7 days
Order online and drive through to pick up:
Delivery available to Portsea, Sorrento & Blairgowrie

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 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

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

Cheese is good for a heavy heart @ Red Hill Cheese

Our cellar door will be open for contactless cheese sales (through our pop up window)

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

The essence of Peninsula Hot Springs at home

With a focus on fresh, healthy and local ingredients, Peninsula Hot Springs is launching a home delivered dining menu. Nourish your body and soul with our wholesome and seasonal dishes. Available for local delivery, lunch and dinner, 7 days a week
Deepen your Peninsula Hot Springs at-home experience with select wellness products. Choose from our signature blend coffee beans, organic teas, bake at home bread kits, spa therapy pamper packs and food bowl seedlings to plant in your own garden.

Ph: 03 5950 8777

**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!!

Things To Do

Pure Peninsula Honey

Pure, raw honey, wax, skincare products made with honey, cider, ice cream, bee related merchandise, all available to purchase
Date and time: 7 days a week, 9am to 5pm
Ph: (03) 5978 8413
Address: 871 Derril Road, Moorooduc

Humanimals on You Tube

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 colourific extras. A humanamazing online experience for kindergarten, preps and grade 1 students!


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

This couldn’t get much better – pop into the store to discover 31 different rocky road creations. You can get rockin’ with the Pick and Mix Packs, Festival Boxes and Tasting kits.
We are accepting walk in customers, telephone orders & via email.
We’ll also do deliveries to your cars out the front so ‘drive by’ is not a problem!
All items are available now for nation-wide delivery, including the Rocky Road Festival tasting kits & our At Home Fondue Kits.
And, as part of the Rocky Road Festival make sure you catch one of the live tasting sessions
via Facebook @Mornington Peninsula Chocolaterie

Ph: 03 5989 0040
Open: daily 9:00am to 5:00pm

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

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


Ocean Beach Yoga continues to look after the health & wellbeing of the local community with LIVE ONLINE YOGA CLASSES.
Class styles and times vary – so check website for details.
A minimal charge of $10 per class applies, regardless of how many family members practice.
Book online at

Point Nepean National Park has re-opened

Public access, however some change of conditions apply as outlined below.

Change of Condition 1
In response to advice from the Victorian Chief Health Officer about COVID-19, the following applies at Point Nepean National Park until further notice. For more information, please visit
Buildings and structures closed:-
Fort Nepean and tunnels – no access beyond Fort Pearce, Gunners Cottage (car park open), Information Centre, Shepherd’s Hut, Hospital 3 & Cook House, The Point Nepean Shuttle Bus service is suspended, Bike hire and ice-cream sales not available

Picnic tables and areas are open. Water fountains are closed. Toilets are open at the front entrance gate, Quarantine Station and Gunners Cottage.

Change of Condition 2
The Quarantine Station’s Disinfecting Complex (Boiler House and Foul Luggage Store) is closed until mid-August due to heritage building conservation works as part of the storytelling and interpretation master plan project.

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.

COVID Opening Hours
ReOpen on Wednesday 13th May: Grounds – Lawns and gardens, Community Forest, Public toilets, Angus & Rose (takeaway only)
then, open daily from 9:00am to 5:00pm
Open Saturday 23rd May – Wildlife sanctuary

The following will remain closed: Visitor Centre, Astronomy Centre, Outdoor Education Camp, Eco-living Display Centre
Local products and plants are available for order online

‘BACK TO THE DRIVE-IN’ @ Dromana Drive-In

We are so excited to be back showing movies, our giant screens have been blank for too long!!
RE-OPENING DEAL – $30 per car, per MOVIE!!!!!!!!
Shel’s Diner ‘food & drinks’ – order on your smart phone when you arrive
and we will deliver it directly to your car for FREE!
See WEBSITE for all movie and COVID19 details.

Date and time: Thursday 4th to Monday 8th June 2020
Phone: 0359872492
Address: 133 Nepean Hwy, Dromana, 3936

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