Town of Austwell

Located in the northeastern portion of Refugio County the Town of Austwell is a charming bayside community. Austwell is surrounded by fertile farms, the waters of Hynes Bay, and the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. Bird watchers wishing to view the rare whooping crane who makes its winter home in the refuge will pass through Austwell. During the summer months human visitors take over taking advantage of the their summer homes and the community fishing pier and boat launch. Austwell is located a short drive from all the facilities located in the Port of Victoria.