Sue Wallace Sue Wallace revels in St Andrews Beach, Mornington Peninsula.
Clare Barry finds her happy horizons in Rye.
Iron man Mal Chenu packs his clubs for the peninsula.
Ute Junker With summer just around the corner, Ute Junker leaves no grain of sand unturned in her guide to the best beach towns on Australia's east coast.
Interview: Nina Karnikowski Comedian Jean Kittson's family went to Sorrento for a holiday and stayed. Here's why a ''spit of land'' on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula is a magnet for generations of the Kittson clan.
Frankston is Australia's home of sand sculpting. This year the exhibition on Frankston's shore, 'Under the Sea', drew professional sculptors from all over the world.
South Channel Fort is an artificial island in southern Port Phillip Bay, built close to the main shipping channel, using bluestone boulders, concrete and sand.
David Reyne finds some cosy lodgings, from coastal getaways with open fires to inner-city Italian chic.