Bells Beach

Located a 100 km south-west of the city of Melbourne, on the southern coast of Victoria, the Bells Beach has a reputation as one of the best beaches for surfing in Australia.

Visitors can travel to the beach using the public transport or by a car. There are about 200 parking spaces just a few min walk from the beach area. All other standard facilities like:

  • public toilets
  • showers
  • sunbeds and umbrellas are also present.

Attractions and events

A variety of restaurants, night clubs, bars, and other dining options surround the beach environs. Most are located a few min’ walk from the beach offering a wide variety of dishes.

In addition, the Bells Beach hosts the Rip Curl Pro Surf music festival – the world’s longest running surf competition held every year during the Easter season.

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Hotels near the beach

Tourists have many options to stay in Torquay, near the Bells Beach:

  • RACV Torquay Resort (five stars, offers free wifi)
  • Bells Beach Backpackers
  • The Beach Hotel
  • Parkwood Motel
  • Wyndham Resort Torquay
  • Peppers The Sands Resort Torquay


  • Lifeguard
  • Toilets
  • Car Parking
  • Watersports
  • Sunbeds
  • Umbrellas

Beach on the map

Surf Coast Shire, Victoria, Australia