Peninsula Visitors Guide, Summer 2014, Page 126 (transcription)

Rye is a relaxed town with a great emphasis on all things related to thebeach.
Surfing, swimming, diving, fishing, sailing and just simply enjoyingthe easy to access beaches, sand barsand shallow waters of the bay or thewide sandy beaches and dunes of Rye back beach or St Andrew s.
The surf at Gunnamatta lives up to its huge reputation wherethis beach bases a Surf club.
...and in Rye There are many back beach walks that meanderthrough the National Park onto wide dunes andsandy beaches.
Fishing is a huge activity with Rye boasting a massive launching ramp and large car and trailer park.
Diving is renowned around the bay area at Rye with lots a reef activity and the odd wreck or two.
There are many learn to dive schools operating.
The Rye Pier has always been a focal point of the town.
Originally built and used to transport lime toMelbourne via steam ships it is now used forfishing, promenading and looking at the view.
Often a seal will be seen and certainly the baydolphins seem to enjoy swimming towards thepier along the south channel edge.
1930 s looking down Point Nepean Rd towards Whitecliffs .
Golfing is enjoyed by many and the golf courses of The Cups, The Dunes, St Andrews -to name, a few entice people from all round the world.
Rye is steeped in pioneering history of fishing, farming and lime burning and celebrated its 150thyear in 2011.
There is an active Historical Society and their home is the Old School House at Rye Primary school.
On Sundays they are open andinside is a fascinating look at the past.
A visit to the Peninsula Hot Springs is a must where underground waters have been transformed into Japanese styled baths and treatment rooms.
A Perfect Holiday Resort for young families with safe beaches sandbanks at low tide, Rye also has fabulous ocean beaches a wealth of accommodation optionsfrom comfortable motels, b bs cottages to fivestar resorts including Weeroona the chic One Four Nelson with resort style comfort, luxury privatecottages at Hilltonia Homestead, spaciousapartments at the boutique Moonlight Bay Resort.
Visitors locals all enjoy the warmth, hospitality and charm of the Rye Hotel which provides excellent facilities.
A centrepiece of entertainment in Rye the hotel has live entertainment.
Perfect for your wedding, The Rye Hotel offers a reception tailored to your specific requirements, whether it be an intimate cocktail party, informal gathering or a grand banquet.
They offer two function rooms, comprehensive menus and packages to suit, experienced wedding co-ordinator and all complemented by the luxury accommodation of One Four Nelson.
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