• FairyParkFairy Park - enjoyed by kids of all ages for generations. 2388 Ballan Road, Anakie  (03) 5284 1262  Open Fridays to Mondays plus school and public holidays. 10am - 5pm. No admission after 4pm.

  • Steiglitz Historical park – gold mining ghost town
  • Elcho Park Golf course 18 holes of watered fairways and driving ranges for members and green fee players.  Elcho Rd Lara (03) 5282 2955

  • Hot Shots Paintball Skirmish - Open 7 days upon availability Paintball, Kids Paintball and Laser Games -  895 Granite Road, Anakie (03) 5284 1191 amongst granites and native bush

  • "Wurdi Youang – Aboriginal Cultural Centre in planning with ancient stone formations -  revegetating and regenerating native grasslands
  • Farms –horseriding, accommodation, farmstays
  • Firing Ranges   -   Little River Game Ranch and clay target, Geelong rifle club and SSAA rifle range
  • Eynesbury Homestead Golf Course

Also check more about What's in this Region - there is so much on offer. 

Your input PLEASE!

This website aims to encourage and promote our special region for tourism and recreation.   

Do you have or are you planning - accommodation, tourism activities or recreational opportunities in the region - Little River, Lara, Balliang, Staughton Vale, Steiglitz, Anakie, Brisbane Ranges, and all in between etc?  

"There are opportunities to enhance the tourism industry in rural areas through well designed developments that are associated with the farming or rural use of the land".  [from a City of Greater Geelong Planning Scheme online document].

We will be delighted to provide you with free promotion  [no catch and no upselling!]

Note -  comments, additions, corrections to the website welcome too please - email youyangsregion@gmail.com


Help from Tourism Greater Geelong and the Bellarine!

On 16 May 2017, Deputy Executive Director Brett Ince updated us on the new regional tourism strategy with plans underway to promote the You Yangs Region. They are a membership based organisation and wish to work closely to help promote local businesses.

Di Nelson, TGGB Business Development Manager is keen to talk with local businesses regarding membership and how Tourism Greater Geelong and the Bellarine can assist and promote you  - please call her on 5244 7109 or email dnelson@tourismgeelongbellarine.com.au.


Coming Events here and nearby

14 Oct 2018
10:30AM - 12:00PM
Little River Food Share
04 Nov 2018
08:00AM -
Lara Fun Run/Walk
07 Dec 2018
08:00AM - 04:30PM
Meredith Music Festival - Friday to Sunday
01 Mar 2019
10:00AM - 04:30PM
Australian International Airshow - Avalon, Lara Friday to Sunday