Points of Interest Category: Lookout | View, Natural Landmark, and Natural POIPoints of Interest Tags: Attractions | Things to See - Mornington Peninsula, Defence Road - Point Nepean, Lookout | View - Mornington Peninsula, Lookout | View - Point Nepean, and Point Nepean National Park
Located in the vicinity of Fort Pearce, the ‘Cheviot West Beach Lookout’ is one of many viewpoints that bestow the most amazing panoramic views across Bass Strait, Port Phillip Bay and along the Point Nepean peninsula. This lookout is situate just metres away from the bicycle trail termination point within Point Nepean National Park.
This lookout encompasses tremendous views of the mesmerising surf as it thunders into shore from Bass Strait. It is so easy to understand how ships could so easily succumb to wild ocean squalls as high seas generate huge waves that pound onto the rocks that form Point Nepean . . .
The SS ‘Cheviot’, after which the beach that this lookout overlooks is named, was one that lost her battle with the sea