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The discovery coast

Glenelg Shire’s diverse nature makes it a wonderful place to live, work and raise a family. Sea, town or farm – the choice is yours.

Tucked away in Victoria’s south-west corner, the ‘Discovery Coast’ is the western gateway to the Great Ocean Road. Rolling hills and rich agricultural land to the north give way to a scenic and secluded river region to the west, pine plantations line the roads through the hinterland, while a huge expanse of coastal beaches and cliffs form the southern perimeter. Fishing and water activities thrive here, along with a host of diverse and progressive industries.

Whether it’s Portland, Cape Bridgewater, Casterton, Heywood, Dartmoor or Nelson, you’ll be excited by what you discover in Glenelg Shire.

If you'd like to find out more, get in touch with the Glenelg Shire Council.
1300GLENELG (1300 453 635)
Email (external link)
glenelg.vic.gov.au (external link)

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