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Barwon Heads, VIC

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Location Details
  • Region

    Geelong and the Bellarine
  • Population

  • Nearest Capital

  • Nearest Airport

    Avalon 46km
  • Median House Price

  • April Temp °C
    19 / 12

Barwon Heads is a coastal township on the Bellarine Peninsula, near Geelong, Victoria, Australia. It is situated on the west bank of the mouth of the Barwon River below Lake Connewarre, while it is bounded to the west by farmland, golf courses and the ephemeral saline wetland Murtnaghurt Lagoon.

Barwon Heads

Living in regional Australia gives you access to a wealth of community services, such as hospitals, libraries, bars and eateries.

Data source: Department of Health Commonwealth declared hospitals [2021], Australia Post. Google [2021]

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Barwon Heads

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Data source: ABS, [2019, 2020], LGA updated [2021], Corelogic [2024]

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    Schools And Universities in Barwon Heads

    Education within 25KM of Barwon Heads

    139 Childcare Centres
    woodlands house outside school hours care program
    woodlands preschool
    woodlands house child care
    camp australia - ocean grove primary school oshc
    ocean grove & district preschool
    boorai centre ocean grove
    camp australia - surfside primary school oshc
    bop bop karrong barwon heads (kornoo)
    headstart early learning centre ocean grove
    basc out of school hours care
    kelly club oshc st thomas primary school
    leopold kindergarten
    allanvale preschool
    leopold child and family centre
    leopold primary outside school hours care program
    great beginnings curlewis
    goodstart early learning drysdale
    clifton springs primary school outside school hours care
    clifton springs preschool
    lonsdale house outside school hours care program
    queenscliff kindergarten
    moolap primary school oshc - extend
    armstrong creek east children's centre
    beacon point preschool
    brighthouse early learning armstrong creek
    armstrong creek ymca before & after school program & armstrong creek ymca holiday program
    bellarine kids early learning centre
    kelly club oshc whittington primary school
    whittington child and family centre
    elements child care and early learning centre warralily
    wilsons road early learning & kinder
    kelly club oshc newcomb park primary school
    camp australia - geelong east primary school oshc
    breakwater kindergarten
    the hive early learning centre
    tate street out of school hours care service
    thomson kindergarten
    childs play torquay
    grovedale ps oshc - extend
    nido early school grovedale
    goodstart early learning grovedale - torquay road
    torquay ymca early learning centre, torquay coast ymca before and after school program, torquay ymca holiday program
    evolve early learning and kindergarten
    goodstart early learning grovedale - pioneer road
    kelly club lisieux catholic primary school
    normanby street preschool
    grovedale child and family centre
    mitchell street early learning centre
    greenville kindergarten
    grovedale preschool
    surf coast shire family day care scheme
    big childcare - mirripoa ps oshc
    belmont community kindergarten
    goodstart early learning geelong east
    oberon ps oshc - extend
    kelly club oshc nazareth catholic primary school
    mandama primary school combined oshc
    young minds early learning centre
    mount duneed ps theircare
    kurrambee myaring community centre
    camp australia - south geelong primary school oshc
    south geelong ps theircare
    alexander thomson preschool
    camp australia - st mary's primary school geelong oshc
    elements child care and early learning centre
    play cc&k (child care & kindergarten)
    city learning & care - belmont
    nido early school waurn ponds
    williams house kindergarten
    clairvaux cps theircare
    bay city early learning centre
    southern cross montessori torquay
    bond street kindergarten
    belmont primary school communityosh
    roslyn primary school outside school hours care
    chilwell outside school hours care
    torquay early learning centre
    the hive early learning centre torquay
    torquay kindergarten
    kelly club oshc st robert's catholic primary school
    goodstart early learning torquay
    geelong and district ymca vacation care
    town & country children's centre
    little groms early learning
    paisley park early learning centre newtown
    goodstart early learning newtown
    torquay college outside school hours care
    camp australia - st therese primary school, torquay oshc
    team holiday - highton
    guardian childcare & education torquay
    camp australia - st john's lutheran school oshc
    elements child care and early learning centre torquay
    city learning & care - ariston
    city of greater geelong family day care service
    bellaire primary school oshc program
    geelong west kindergarten
    goodstart early learning waurn ponds
    bambini early learning centre newtown
    school support services highton oshc program
    next steps early learning centre
    geelong west/ashby primary school after school care activities program
    bellevue preschool
    portarlington preschool centre
    fyans park kindergarten
    st patrick's ps (geelong west) oshc - extend
    kelly club oshc portarlington primary school
    camp australia - fyans park primary school oshc
    camp australia - montpellier primary school oshc
    st lukes highton kindergarten
    the geelong college outside school hours care and vacation care program
    federation children - newtown
    the geelong college early learning centre
    elements child care and early learning centre geelong west
    camp australia - manifold heights primary school oshc
    holy spirit ps (manifold heights) oshc - extend
    butterfield house child care and kindergarten
    sorrento preschool
    camp australia - christian college geelong - surf coast campus oshc
    school support services - herne hill oshc program
    herne hill kindergarten
    the jan juc preschool
    rix street kindergarten
    william parker memorial kindergarten
    kardinia early learning - geelong
    norlane child and family centre
    bell park kindergarten
    kelly club oshc st thomas aquinas primary school
    one world children's centre
    kardinia international college kindergarten
    camp australia - kardinia international college oshc
    bellbrae ps theircare
    ceres ps theircare
    bell post hill kindergarten
    imagination garden geelong
    cheeky clouds early learning centre
    norlane west kindergarten
    kids world geelong
    william hovell preschool
    northern bay college
    1 High School
    Bellarine Secondary College-Ocean Grove Campus
    3 Universities
    deakin university
    deakin university
    deakin university
    2 Tafes
    drysdale institute
    gordon institute of tafe

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