3 DAYS IN TORQUAY

Torquay To Torquay

Discover Torquay's surf, active and cafe culture

3 Days

Day 1

3 Days in Torquay

Torquay to Torquay

Rise and Shine

Get up early and experience the sun rise over the ocean.  Take a deep breath and breathe in the salty fresh air with the sounds of the waves crashing against the shoreline.   That feeling, your holiday has just begun.

Breakfast

Enjoy breakfast with a view and head to Pond cafe, on the corner of The Esplanade and Gilbert Street.  7 seeds coffee and delicious Zeally Bay sourdough bread, what more could you ask for.

The Pond Cafe 39 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228

Mid Morning

Soak up all the surf culture at the Australian surfing museum.  See the first known painting depicting a surfer, check out the famous Rip Curl Pro Bell's trophy, or the whale fossils found on our very own shoreline here in Torquay.

77 Beach Rd, Torquay VIC 3228

Lunch

Enjoy lunch at Quiksilvers very own Bar 61.  While you watch the surfing on the big screen.

2/61 Geelong Rd, Torquay VIC 3228

Shop til you drop.  Surf culture at "Surf City" with loads of stores to make sure you grab yourself a bargain, from Rip Curl, Quiksilver, Patagonia, Ghanda, Strapper, Oakley, Billabong, just to name a few.  Or head to Torquay Central and find Adairs, Witchery and Cotton On.  Head to Gilbert Street and shop the strip.  You are sure to find what you need here in Torquay.

Dinner

Head to Squires Loft and enjoy tender juicy Steak cooked to your liking and wash it down with a choice of carefully selected wine.

 

 

 

Highlights

    • Surfing museum
    • Coffee culture
    • Shopping
    • Dinner at Squires Loft

Direction

  • You will need a car. 
  • Surf City Plaza is right off the Surfcoast Hwy. 
  • Torquay Central is located on Bristol Road
  • Both Gilbert Street and Bell Street are located off the Esplanade. 

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Rise and Shine

Sweat it out at Upstate Yoga

Upstate Yoga 2a Perkins Pl, Torquay VIC 3228

Breakfast

Grab a bite after yoga at Ginger Monkey cafe, offering Proud Mary's coffee and Mexican scrambled eggs, you will walk away feeling completely satisfied.

Ginger Monkey Cafe 4 Baines Cres, Torquay VIC 3228

Morning Activity

Learn to surf with Go Ride a Wave, they will provide you will a wetsuit, surfboard and the technique to have you up and surfing in no time.  Group and private lessons available.

Go Ride A Wave 1/15 Bell St, Torquay VIC 3228

Lunch

Head to Surfcoast Wholefoods for a delicious healthy organic lunch.  Grab some fresh produce or a raw treat to go for your afternoon snack later.

Surfcoast Wholefoods 41 Bristol Rd, Torquay VIC 3228

Afternoon

Go for walk.  The Surfcoast walk stretches from Point Impossible all the way to Anglesea.  Park your car at the Jan Juc surf life saving club and walk the scenic path to Bells Beach.

Dinner

Roku Den's delicious Japanese inspired restaurant and sushi bar is not to be missed when in Torquay.  Book ahead for dine in or take away. 

Roku Den 34 Bell St, Torquay VIC 3228

 

Highlights

    • Breakfast at Ginger Monkey
    • Surf Lesson from Go Ride a Wave
    • Lunch at Surfcoast wholefoods
    • Surfcoast walk
    • Dinner at a local favorite, Roku Den

Direction

  • Upstate Yoga located just off the Surfcoast Hwy on Perkins Place
  • Breakfast at Ginger Monkey around the corner from Upstate Yoga on Baines Crescent
  • Surf Lessons on Bells Street 
  • Surfcoast Wholefoods is located in Torquay Central on Bristol Road 
  • Dinner at Roku den on Bell Street

Things to do

Surf Coast Walk

Offering natural beauty and easy access, the 44 kilometre Surf Coast Walk lets you relax and enjoy a world-class walking destination at your own pace.

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Torquay to Jan Juc

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Day 3

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Torquay to Torquay

Rise and Shine

Take a quick morning swim at cozy corner to start your day fresh.

Breakfast

Grab your breakfast at Moby's Cafe with a chilled out vibe and a large outdoor play area for kids.

Moby's Cafe 41 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228

Morning Activity

Treat yourself on this final day to a massage at Saltair Spa.  With a view of rolling hills and a hint of the ocean, you will feel relaxed, regenerated and ready to head on to your next location.

Saltair Spa 50 Ashmore Rd, Torquay VIC 3228

Lunch

With views of the Norfolk Pines, a relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff, Senors is the place to grab a long lunch.  

Senors 17 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228

Highlights

    • A dip in the ocean
    • Breakfast at Moby's
    • Massage at Saltair Spa
    • Lunch at Senors

Direction

  • Cozy Corner is on the corner of Bells Street and the Esplanade
  • Moby's is on the Esplanade between Gilbert street and Zeally Bay Road (Taylor Park)
  • Saltair Spa is located on Grossmans Road
  • Senors is on the Esplanade between Price Street and Anderson Street

Things to do

One Spa, RACV Torquay Resort

Designed to rejuvenate, One Spa provides luxurious treatments that awaken, revive and promote balance within the body.

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