Hobsons Bay

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Hobsons Bay
Williamstown - Hobsons Bay Yacht Club (Eastablished in 1888).jpg
Hobsons Bay Yacht Club
Hobsons Bay is located in Victoria
Hobsons Bay
Hobsons Bay
Location in Victoria
Hobsons Bay is located north of Williamstown and south of Melbourne, within Port Phillip
Location Melbourne, Victoria
Coordinates 37°51′17″S 144°56′09″E / 37.85472°S 144.93583°E / -37.85472; 144.93583Coordinates: 37°51′17″S 144°56′09″E / 37.85472°S 144.93583°E / -37.85472; 144.93583[1]
Primary inflows Yarra River
Primary outflows Port Phillip
Basin countries Australia
Frozen never
Settlements Port Melbourne; Williamstown

Hobsons Bay is a bay in Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia. Hobsons Bay is the northernmost part of Port Phillip. It is adjacent to the Melbourne suburbs of Port Melbourne and Williamstown. The Yarra River flows into Hobsons Bay.


Melbourne skyline from Hobsons Bay

Beaches adjoining the bay are Sandridge Beach (in Port Melbourne), Port Melbourne Beach (in Port Melbourne), South Melbourne Beach (in Albert Park), West Beach (in St Kilda West) and St Kilda Beach (in St Kilda).

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