Love Lorne News

Fishing in Lorne

April 29, 2013

Lorne is home to outstanding offshore fishing. Featuring one of the best piers along the coast, a productive river estuary as well as stunning trout streams there is plenty of choice when it comes to this popular past time. Fish include a large variety of species like barracouda, bream, flathead, King George whiting, mullet, brown...


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Whale watching in Lorne

April 24, 2013

The first whales of the season were spotted off the Lorne Pier on Monday. The whale watching season has begun! Whales are often sighted along the Great Ocean Road, particularly during the winter months during migration and when mothers have given birth to calves. Whales can often be seen from the Lorne beach or out...


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Swing Bridge Model Boat Regatta

April 10, 2013

Love Lorne presents the second annual Swing Bridge Model Boat Regatta on Saturday 13 April from 10-12:30pm. Come along with the whole family and try your hand at sailing or motor powered boats. Bring your own boat or borrow one of the ones available. $5 entry on the day. Heats begin at 10am so wander...


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Lorne’s waterfalls

November 20, 2012

Everybody loves waterfalls, and there are plenty of stunning waterfalls to visit all year ’round in Lorne. Even if you are a regular visitor to Lorne, be sure to stop into the Lorne Visitor Information Centre to get the latest information and maps. You never know what you might discover. Cora Lynn Cascades, Erskine Falls...


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Wildlife spotting in Lorne

September 20, 2012

Swamp wallabies, koalas, ring-tailed possums, grey kangaroos, tiger quolls, yellow-bellied gliders and many more animals are abundant in Lorne. Extensive forests remain as sanctuaries for animals and the town itself if a haven for all. Koalas are found in the coastal bushland between Lorne and the Apollo Bay and just a short drive up on the Grey...


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Classicism, gypsy romance and tango

September 2, 2012

Cosmo Cosmolino – “a hot-blooded collision of classicism, gypsy romance and tango” – entrances its audience with a sound that is both ancient and modern from gypsy inspired fury to seductive tangos and heart-wrenching songs. They perform original tunes with the occasional classic in a show that will have you laughing, crying and dancing in...


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Floating Cows sink-cronised swimming at the Lorne Festival of Performing Arts 2012

September 2, 2012

Warming up out of retirement for the regional ‘Lorne’s Got Talent’ Olympics, members of the in-famous ‘Floating Cows’ present an exclusive showing of their latest works, with team members from Daylesford, Yandoit and Point Lonsdale. Expect poolside crumping, bump ‘n’ water grinding with an angular approach never before seen in this contemporary sport! Come join...


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Cuda Bar

June 20, 2012

Cuda Bar offers restaurant quality food with bar entertainment. Situated in the middle of Mountjoy Pde, Cuda Bar offers great views of Louttit Bay from both the extensive balcony and indoors. Whether stopping in for a drink or staying for dinner, Cuda Bar promotes a casual atmosphere accompanied by live music and DJ’s. You’ll be spoilt...


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Moons Espresso Bar

April 20, 2012

On your trip down the Great Ocean Road make sure you stop at 108 Mountjoy Parade where you will find a funky and cute little cafe with a blackboard wall and communal bench seating overlooking Louttit Bay beach across the road. Moons Espresso Bar is a favorite hangout amongst Lorne’s locals. If you are looking for...


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Qdos Arts

April 20, 2012

A magical place tucked away in the Great Otway forest, Qdos Arts combines fabulous coffee, wine and food with an arty ambience. Qdos also offers fabulous meals of cafe cuisine amidst the massive trees and sculptures that surround the gallery cafe. The food is as good as the view, and the dining experience surrounded by...


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