Popular for a myriad of recreational water sports, Hastings is a bustling township known for its long-standing history as a small fishing village.
Previously known as ‘King’s Creek’, and ‘Star Point’, Hastings’ relaxed, year-round holiday vibe is the result of wide-spread, grassy foreshore spaces, native bushland and a vibrant cafe scene spanning the
Activities in HASTINGS
With an obvious desire for an active lifestyle, residents of Hastings are spoilt for choice when it comes to recreational entertainment. With large off-leash dog parks, walking trails bordering the mangroves and a plethora of parks, playgrounds and lookouts, Hasting’s really offers a sea-breeze haven for many.
With Pelican Park Recreation Centre and Pantry Cafe anchoring the sprawling grasslands and boating mecca, offering mesmerising views across the water, it’s no wonder this sleepy seaside hollow is rapidly awakening.
With spectacular wildlife often spotted meandering the water’s edge, daily views of cheeky Pelicans ensure entertainment as they enjoy the fruits of the fisherman’s labour. Varieties of locally caught fish include: King George Whiting, Silver Trevally, Flathead and Australian Salmon.
With four supermarkets, several shopping complexes, a modern library, and a yacht club, the thriving township certainly has it all.
Boasting a family-friendly, community feel, the Hastings Club is home to the local football, netball, and cricket teams, whilst numerous boating clubs and aqua-marine associations round out the recreational scene in Hastings.
Schools in HASTINGS
Offering a plethora of educational opportunities, including:
● Hastings Primary School
● Wallaroo Primary School
● St Mary’s Primary School (Catholic)
● Western Port Secondary College
Boarded by Tyabb (north) and Bittern (south), Hastings is one of five suburbs (Bittern, Crib Point, Tyabb and Somerville) that collectively form the urban enclave on Western Port.
If you are thinking of dipping your toes in Hastings’ real estate market, or if you are looking for a Real Estate Agents in Hastings, call Granger Estate Agents for a free appraisal.