Historical information

A 1959 tourist guide showcasing Warrnambool attractions.


This guide gives an insight into tourist attractions and facilities in Warrnambool in the late 1950's

Physical description

This 24page paper booklet contains colour and black and white photographs and text showcasing Warrnambool as a tourist destination. The front cover has an illustration of a young man on the sand dunes, a small map of Victoria locating Warrnambool in the bottom left hand corner and stylised tourist activities in the top right hand quadrant. The rear cover has a photograph of a woman in a swimsuit holding a green surf board surrounded by stylised tourist activities printed in red ink. There is a blue banner across the bottom of the rear cover.

Inscriptions & markings

Front cover: Warrnambool Playground of the South Rear cover: A Warrnambool Holiday for Everyone