Shopping & Markets

Find a weekend farmers market, get lost in one of the many local surf shops or explore boutique clothing and homewares.

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Lorne

Shopping in Lorne

Peruse Ladies, Men’s and Children’s fashion – all conveniently located along one central strip. Whether something for...

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Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay Farmers Market

The Apollo Bay Farmer’s Market is on the 3rd Sunday of every month showcasing some of the finest culinary delights being...

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Female browsing memorabilia at Pombomart
Volcanic Lakes & Plains

A Forager's Delight

With so many stately homes and a local passion for history it is no wonder that Camperdown and surrounds are a forager’s...

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Warrnambool

Markets in Warrnambool

Everyone loves a market!  Warrnambool host a number of excellent markets, including...

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Female browsing at Pombo Mart shop
Volcanic Lakes & Plains

Op Shop 'til You Drop In The Volcanic Lakes And Plains Region

Are you ready to hit the road and find some quirky...

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Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay History Trail

Discover ten historical points of interest on a walk through the Apollo Bay...

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Torquay

Shopping in Torquay

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Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay Community Market

Head out shopping on Saturdays to explore Apollo Bay’s gift shop and galleries before strolling through the Saturday foreshore...

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Port Fairy

Get your next retail fix in Port Fairy

Leave the chain stores and glitzy malls behind for a quintessential village shopping experience. Local stores are trading...

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Torquay

Torquay: A Cafe + Shopping Hub On The Great Ocean Road

Our final stop on the Great Ocean Road was a beautiful one when we...

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Torquay

Escape To Torquay

Get up early and watch the sun rise over the water, salt in the air, surfers catching their first waves of the morning, all to the sound of the ocean...

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Lorne

What to do For a Weekend in Lorne

You’ve probably heard before that Lorne has 10 waterfalls within 10kms…but have you seen them all? There has never been a better time...

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Ghanda Clothing – Lorne

Lorne

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Bellbrae

George Taylors Stores – Grassmere Junction

Grassmere

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Warrnambool

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Australia’s most important lighthouse, @capeotwaylighthouse is now open!
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Spend the weekend at the hidden hamlets of Cumberland River, Separation Creek, Wye River, Kennett River and Wongarra – nestled between the pristine ocean beaches and the mountains of the lush Otways. These tranquil tiny towns are far away from the busy tourist bustle and are where you can relax and connect with nature. Who’s with us?#Greatopia #greatoceanroad #visitgreatoceanroad #stayclosegofurther #australia #visitvictoria #visitmelbourne #iamotways @visit_apollobay @exploresurfcoast
Are you ready for a weekend in Peterborough? Located just over 3hrs from Melbourne, Peterborough is the tiny shorefront town surrounded by the storm carved limestone coastline that makes this region famous.1. Hike the Bay of Marty’s trail
2. Take a selfie at the London Bridge
3. Have Lunch in Port Campbell
4. Explore Curdies Inlet and Peterborough beach
5. Play a round at the Peterborough gold club.And that’s just the beginning of a great weekend in Peterborough.@iamportfairy #peterborough #greatoceanroad #greatopia #stayclosegofurther #londonbridge #visitvictoria #visitmelbourne
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