Sunday 4 December 2016


Mornington is a sea side town on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, located 57 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district. It is in the Local Government Area of the Shire of Mornington Peninsula. Mornington is known for its "village" atmosphere and its beautiful beaches. Mornington is a popular tourist destination with Melburnians who often make day trips to visit the area's bay beaches and wineries.

The Post Office opened on 21 May 1856 as Schnapper Point and was renamed Mornington in 1864. The town centre runs into the foreshore area and local beach, which features a yacht club, restaurant and park with playground facilities. Mornington is an attractive destination for shopping and features some excellent restaurants and cafes. The north of Mornington is also home to several horse breeders and stables.

This post is part of the Scenic Weekends meme,
and also part of the Our Beautiful World meme,
and also part of the My Sunday Photo meme.


  1. Beautiful photos. I love the ocean and sun, great combination.

  2. Such a lovely summer scene, I really envy your warmth right now when we have frost on the ground.

  3. Really like how with your posts I learn something too

  4. It looks so warm there, that is some incredible views

    Thank you for linking up

  5. It looks so warm and sunny


  6. Oh your sea is so BLUE!!! Fabulous!

  7. Always love the Mornington sea views in almost any weather. These are enchanting.

  8. I feel calm just looking at your photos!! Wonderful shots for the prompt! Thanks so much for sharing at OBW!


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