Dan Hunter, from the Royal Mail, has recently opened Brae 3 hats in Birregurra, a modern restaurant set on 30 productive acres. A place to interact with nature and eat from the land. Menus are created with location in mind and reflect on our connection to the land, the restaurant’s pristine natural surrounds and the productive region in which it sits. Dinner, Thursday to Sunday, Lunch, Friday to Monday Bookings +61 3 5236 2226 - Pre-book your transport. A number of car services transport guests to Brae from Lorne. Advance booking is recommended. For pick up from the restaurant after dining, allow 3.5 hours. Otway Limousines, Birregurra — 0400 980 675, Great Ocean Rd Limousines, Lorne — 0408 971 850or  Lorne Taxis — 0409 892 304

A visit to QDos Art gallery is a must whilst visiting Lorne. The Sculpture Park – The three acre setting in the thick towering eucalypts features a decorative pond surrounded by works of our leading sculptors. Lorne Sculpture  is a three-week festival of contemporary sculpture to entertain, amuse and inspire the thousands of people who drive Australia’s Great Ocean Road to Lorne’s renowned surf beach.

The Festival of Performing Arts is held annually in September in Lorne. A celebration of Culture by the Sea through dance, circus, music and street performers. Dates are marked on our calender.

The Lorne theatre is a great escape on a hot day or a rainy one. To view the session times click here. The iconic Lorne Theatre screens all the best movies from latest city releases to the expanded vision of foreign films seldom seen outside capital cities. The best of world movies catering to every ones tastes.

Shop at one of the many lovely shops in Lorne, Lorne Beach Gifts, Deluxe, Duetto, Tastes Lifestyle, Lorne Beach Books to name a few of our favourites.