A true farm to table restaurant . There are many of these on Mornington Peninsula.
Decorative plant boxes on the seating patio with vineyards on the background. They also have other fields where they grow their vegetables in greater quanity.
Trampolne for guest enjoyment.
Herb garden on the seating patio.
Ocean Eight Winery.
Rose garden at Ocean Eight Winery.
View of other grounds at Ocean Eight Winery.
Visit to Bass & Flinders Distillery was part of our Producers Tour on Mornington Peninsula. They are distilling Gin, Vodka and other spirits with wine bases versus the vegetables we are accustomed to.
Our tour was with MP Experience. Our guide's brother owns Max's Retreat and Restaurant at Red Hill Estate.
View across Port Phillip from Max's Restaurant. Phillips is in the background.
Vineyards at Max's Retreat. The LOVE sign was from a wedding they had over the weekend.
View from Murray's Lookout. The trees up Eliza Mountain and surrounding area have been preburned in a manner to prevent brush fires.
Lavendar Farm on Mornington Peninsula.
Lavendar is planted in very nice, neat rows.
Lavendar on left has been harvested. Lavendar on the right is ready to be harvested.
Cheese tasting at Main Ridge Dairy. Another local producer.
The goats in the field on the way into the Dairy were very friendly... and, apparently very hungry.
Children's area inside the Dairy store.
Cape Schank Lighthouse.
View from lookout point at Cape Schank Lighthouse. The low tide makes it easy to see the volcanic rock that is Australia.
Phillips Island Penguin Parade Viewing Staion. No Photography allowed when penguins begin emerging from the water.