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Fort Queenscliff is located at 1 King Street, Queenscliff, Victoria, Australia

Take a Tour of Fort Queenscliff

With over 150 years of Australia’s heritage on display, Fort Queenscliff is one of Victoria’s most important historic sites and one of the largest and best preserved forts in the Australia.

Take a tour and enjoy the rare opportunity to see a 19th century Coastal Artillery Fort with a range of guns, underground magazines, heritage buildings, a working lighthouse and a Military Museum all contained within this large unique brick walled fort.

All tours are led by experienced guides organised by the The Fort Queenscliff Heritage Association in conjunction with the Army History Unit who manage the Military Museum in the Fort.

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Fort Queenscliff Saluting Battery Gun Firing

Fort Queenscliff is located at 1 King Street, Queenscliff, Victoria, Australia

Professionally Guided Tours

(All Tour Guides are fully vaccinated)

All people 16 & over must show the COVID Marshall evidence of  full vaccination or exemption to join a tour.

Masks  &  QR code/manual sign-in   are mandatory

Open Hours & Pricing

ACCESS TO THE FORT IS ONLY BY GUIDED TOURS,

PRINTED PHOTO ID CARD & FACE MASKS are required for all adults.

also there are No Public Toilets at the Fort.

Thursday 1st April tours at 

  • 10:50am (for 11am start), 
  •   1:35pm (for 1.45pm start)
  •   Closed Public Holidays    

Good Friday  

     TOURS NOT OPERATING
ANZAC DAY – Sunday April 25th

No Tours , BUT 11 am service in the Fort, maximum of 200.

School Holidays Times

Monday to Sunday

  10.50am for 11am Start

  1.35pm for 1.45pm Start

Saturday & Sunday Tours  are  at

   .  10:50am (for 11am start), 

   .    1:35pm (for 1.45pm start)

Closed Public Holidays    

Fort Queenscliff Times Dec 2021:

18th – 19th December 11am & 1.45pm
20th – 24th December 11am & 1pm
Closed 28th December Public Holiday
 29th – 31st December 11am, 1pm & 3pm
*** New Years day 3pm tour CANCELLED

Fort Queenscliff Times Jan 2022:

Closed New Years Day & Australia Day.

Reopens 2nd Jan 22 – 16th Jan
Tours 11am, 1pm & 3pm

Time change
17th Jan – 28th Jan 22
11am & 1pm only

Time change
29th Jan – 30th Jan 22
11am, & 1.45pm.

Easter Monday

     11 am Tour Only (nos. limited)
Normal Weekend and Weekday resume for School Holidays

Weekday Booked Group Tours  

(Contact Liz, see below)

Weekday Individual Tours – 

Call Geraldine 0410512472   

Mon,  Tues,  Wed,  Frid  11.00 am 

(… weather permitting)

Weekday Individual Tours – Call Geraldine 0410512472   Mon – Fri  11.00 am  … (weather permitting, over 30 degrees cancelled)

Tours cancelled until weather conditions allow

Enquiries to [email protected]

TOURS THIS WEEKEND

11AM & 1.45PM

RESTRICTED DUE TO VIC GOVERMENT 

10 PERSONS ON EACH TOUR
CHILDREN EXEMPT FROM NUMBERS. BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL AT

[email protected]

Tour Entry Fees:

Adults :  $18 ea.

Concession :  $14 ea.

Children : $8 ea.

Family Ticket :  $40  (2 Adults & their children)

Pre Booked Group Tours : $14 each

Only applies to Group Tours of 20 or more … email Liz (see below)

Combined Fort Queenscliff & Geelong Gaol 
Family Ticket : $80 (save 20%, enquire at gate)

Tours Reopening

Saturday 26th June 

To Book Tours, call Liz on 0458 551 709 or (03) 5258 1488  OR  email Liz at  [email protected]u

(Please note that the office is unattended on the weekends, leave a message and Liz will get back to you asap)

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More Information

Call Liz on 0458 551 709 or (03) 5258 1488   OR   Email Liz at  [email protected]u