Just seven kilometres from the heart of Geelong, Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre is conveniently located between Geelong and the Surf Coast. Easily accessible by all forms of transport, you can find us at the corner of Pioneer Road and Colac Road on the Princes Highway.

We’re proud to provide ground-level access to more than 140 retail stores, including fashion, homewares, jewellery, electrical, supermarkets, cafes and restaurants. You can find out more and search for particular stores using our Geelong shopping centre directory.

How to get to Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre

  1. By car
    Drivers from northern Geelong and outer-western suburbs can access our Geelong shopping mall via the Geelong Ring Road by exiting at the end of the freeway and turning left onto Colac Road.Central Geelong and Surf Coast drivers can access the shopping centre from either Colac Road or Pioneer Road via the Surfcoast Highway.There is ample FREE three-hour and all-day parking with more than 1900 car park spaces, including dedicated disabled parking near key shopping mall entrances. We also have Parents with Prams car spaces located near the Coles and KMart entrances.
  2. By bus
    Local bus routes frequent the Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre bus stop on Pioneer Road. The stop ID is 30769. Take routes 40, 41 and 42 from Geelong and routes 50 and 51 from the Surf Coast. Customers travelling to Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre from the Surf Coast will need to change buses at Marshall Station. For current timetable information, please contact McHarry’s Buslines on 5223 2111.
  3. By taxi
    If you wish to arrive or depart via taxi, there is a taxi rank conveniently located near the Muffin Break mall entry, outside Yang Yang’s Massage, opposite Pioneer Road. For all taxi bookings, please call the Geelong Taxi Network on 131 008.
  4. By bike/on foot
    If you live close enough, take a walk or ride along the Waurn Ponds creek which borders our shopping mall. There are plenty of conveniently located bike racks to secure your bike while you shop.

Take a look at our shopping mall trading hours to plan your Geelong shopping experience with us.