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Olivers Hill Lookout

600 Nepean Hwy, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
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One of the great viewing points in Melbourne. Easy to reach and free parking. It would be difficult... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wenjoy
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Melbourne, Australia
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If you are in the area or driving through make sure you give yourself ten minutes to pull over at... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
redzebbra
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Frankston, Australia
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600 Nepean Hwy, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the great viewing points in Melbourne. Easy to reach and free parking. It would be difficult to capture in one shot the magnificent view from this point as there is a vista over most of Port Philip Bay. Don't miss.

Thank wenjoy
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

If you are in the area or driving through make sure you give yourself ten minutes to pull over at the top of Oliver’s Hill to take in the breathtaking views across the bay. When the sun is setting the colours across the sky can...More

Thank redzebbra
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is one of Melbourne's iconic lookouts and car manufacturers have been using it in there adds for decades now. Don't just drive past, do yourself a favor and pull over to enjoy the view. On a clear summers evening sunset from here is amazing...More

Thank chuckymustdie
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Stop & take photos but you will have to drive or walk up the Hill & if in a car go far enough past that you can turn round & come back down towards the city to access the car park Fabulous views on a...More

Thank DeniseLock
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Best view around the bay from Mornington to Melbourne city. Parking at the top available or if you prefer a steepish walk, park at the bottom near the boat ramp. Starting at the base of the hill you can see the architecture of the "Roundhouse"...More

Thank rednip
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Heading North on Nepean Hwy towards the city of Melbourne you pass leafy Mt Eliza before the run down Oliver's Hill into Frankston. Just as you begin the steep, winding strictly enforced 60km/hr run there is an exit to your left that allows you to...More

Thank Dale T
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Lovely area to take friends visiting,the foreshore has a lot to offer and as i am a avid diner i will be trying the beach cafe soon!

Thank Cesere
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

This is a great lookout with views over Port Phillip Bay, Melbourne cityscape and the Dandenong Valley. You can get great photos of dawn and sunset. There is a coin operated telescope there. I drive down there nearly every day and think myself lucky.

Thank Brewsta M
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

This is a very Stunning Lookout, My Hubby & I went there for Our First Kiss, so it has sentimental meaning for us Both, but it's a Nice spot to go any time of the Day or Night, and with ample parking we still go...More

Thank Fiona-joy N
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

One of the world's best natural views; and like two dead birds stuck to a windowsill, you can see the huge brutalist 1970s buildings, front and centre by Frankston beach. Wake up, Frankston council! Also, unprepossessing and dangerous, empty car park pull over area. Shame.

Thank Megaposs
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