Travelling to the North Bellarine Film Festival

The North Bellarine Film Festival is held at the Potato Shed Theatre at 29-41 Peninsula Drive, Drysdale Victoria 3222.

Festival attendees can travel to the Potato Shed by:


Drysdale is located approximately 95 kilometres from Melbourne, 20 kilometres from Geelong and 15 kilometres from Portarlington, Queenscliff or Ocean Grove.

Public transport

Planning your public transport journey is best approached using the PTV ​Journey Planner. There are regular trains between Melbourne and Geelong and Drysdale is serviced by buses from Geelong and the North Bellarine area.


The Potato Shed is about a 20 minute walk from the nearest bus stop.​

Taxi/ ride share

The region is serviced by several taxi and ride share services.


Port Phillip Ferries operates a foot passenger service between Docklands and Portarlington.


Searoad Ferries operates a vehicle service between Sorrento and Queenscliff.


Note that both services require travellers to arrange transportation between the ferry terminal and the Potato Shed.


The Potato Shed is a short ride from the Drysdale Historic Railway Station, the approximate midway point on the Bellarine Rail Trail between Geelong (20 km) and Queenscliff (15 km).