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Sorrento

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Sorrento is located on the Mornington Peninsula between Portsea and Blairgowrie. Sorrento is 91km from Melbourne and is very popular with people from the city.

Policemans Point is where you will find the pier which links Queenscliff and Sorrento by ferry.

Ocean Beach Road is the main access point for Sorrento's Ocean Beach and there are a number of trails that can be walked around the foreshore and hills that surround the area.

At the end of Ocean Beach Road is a boulevard that has a number of shops and the Continental Hotel which was built in 1875. The Koonya is another historic hotel from 1878 and Hotel Sorrento from 1878.

Sorrento's bay coastline has a monument to the first settlers as Sorrento is officially the first place in Victoria that was settled in during 1803.

Point King is where Lieutenant Murray raised the Union Jack to claim the land for the British and there is a monument to commemorate this event.

 
 
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