About Penneshaw:

Facilities of Penneshaw include the ferry terminal, car rental, 7 day Tourist Information Centre, 7 day supermarket/ bottle shop & petrol, Post Office, banking & internet, restaurants, hotel and cafes.

Attractions of Penneshaw include the Penguin Centre, historical walking trails & sites, Maritime & Folk Museum, art & craft galleries, barbecue facilities, swimming beach, fishing, boat ramp, golf course, tennis courts & football oval.


Penneshaw is close to conservation parks, art galleries, wine cellar doors/ cafes, Cape Willoughby Lighthouse and scenic attractions such as Chapman River & Antechamber Bay.


Freshwater Bay Holiday House overlooks Hog Bay with its safe, swimming beach. 'Freshwater Bay' was the original name for 'Hog Bay' given by Matthew Flinders because of the freshwater springs at the beach.

100 m to the beach via walkways and an easy walk to the town's facilities.