Port Macquarie Koala Hospital

How We Can Help the Animals in the Bushfires

By Sian West | January 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

It’s hard to hold back the tears when seeing how the bushfires have devastated Australia’s wild animals. The images we have seen over the last week or so are so devastating that they are almost too hard to comprehend.

Our Top 10 Gift Ideas from the Peninsula

By Sian West | December 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

DON’T RUSH ME….I AM WAITING FOR THE LAST MINUTE! Is this you too?! I thought it was just me this year, but chatting with the Ocean Blue Coastal Retreats team and reading a few posts lately, it would seem we are all on the same page.

Old-fashioned family beach holidays

Old-fashioned family beach holidays

By Sian West | November 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

We all remember those good old-fashioned family beach holidays we went on as kids, when everything seemed a bit simpler and less stressful. Or really is it just that we are now the adults and all the same pressures did exist for our parents?

Sorrento Dreaming

By Sian West | November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

What a blissful day to explore Sorrento on the Mornington Peninsula…does life really get any better than this!? Spring days are finally starting to warm up and beginning to show the Mornington Peninsula at its most stunning.

20 Romantic Things to do in Mornington Peninsula for Couples

By Sian West | September 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Lovers in Love, Special things for Special Moments on the Mornington Peninsula. Couples Romantic Escapes on the Mornington Peninsula are never a dull moment. Here is our list of 20 things to do while you cuddle up to your bae.

Things to do in Spring on Mornington Peninsula

By Sian West | September 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Spring on the Mornington Peninsula has finally arrived, and the smell of blossom is in the air. The sun is a little warmer and its time to get outside to blow away those winter cobwebs.

Mornington Peninsula Markets

Best Mornington Peninsula Markets

By Sian West | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Are you like us when you go on holiday? Do you just love it when you pass market stalls out in the open? Whether that be in a field or along the bustling shopping strip.

What’s On at the Peninsula Hot Springs?

By Sian West | September 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

As an accommodation partner of the Peninsula Hot Springs, we love to share all the wonderful events and experiences that they have to offer.

Located on the Mornington Peninsula the Peninsula Hot Springs are only minutes away from our accommodation offerings.

Ocean Blue Coastal Retreats Award Winning Family and Pet Friendly Accommodation Mornington Peninsula

Sherlock and the case of the much needed holiday

By Sian West | July 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

We have been supporters of the wonderful work done by local, not for profit organisation Rescued with Love for many, many years.

A few years ago we arranged for our guests to be able to donate $10 to Rescued with Love.

Ocean Blue Coastal Retreats Award Winning Family and Pet Friendly Accommodation Mornington Peninsula

How to create a bookable holiday rental

By Sian West | July 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

years of experience in holiday rentals we know what guests are looking for….

Every guest wants a
beautiful home to stay in, they want luxury at any cost and that includes the
holiday rentals at the budget end of the market.