Many different places offer a great long weekend away in Australia. Depending on what you are looking for, you can find many different options along the Great Ocean Road. Here are some of the best places to go for a long weekend away.
As you can see above, there are many things to do in the Great Ocean Road region. But learn what the region is most well-known for below.
There are many nature and wildlife experiences across the Great Ocean Road region. From beaches, rivers and lakes, to national parks and waterfalls, there is something for all ages and all fitness abilities. Filter the options by location or by category to see what interests you and your travel companions.
Pick your pace with a range of outdoor activities to suit your thirst for adrenaline or need for relaxation in nature. Find biking trails, campgrounds, fishing spots, golf courses, surfing coasts and more by filtering for your destination and category of interest.
Don’t miss out on the many experiences available along the Great Ocean Road, including helicopter tours, museums and galleries, relaxation spas and more. Book a tour with a local to maximise your weekend away.
If you’re looking for the best places to go for a long weekend getaway, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking to relax and rejuvenate or explore and adventure, the Great Ocean Road has a destination for you.
As the Great Ocean Road is a vast region, learn about the distances between destinations and how to get here. There are trains, buses, ferries and car rentals available but it’s best to plan to make the most of your time here.
Still stuck for ideas for your weekend away? Browse our 52 Great Weekends suggestions for a family weekend away, romantic getaway, fun for the kids or solo adventure of your choosing.
So, what are you waiting for? Start planning your long weekend today!
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Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Great Ocean Road region the Wadawurrung, Eastern Maar & Gunditjmara. We pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging. We recognise and respect their unique cultural heritage and the connection to their traditional lands. We commit to building genuine and lasting partnerships that recognise, embrace and support the spirit of reconciliation, working towards self-determination, equity of outcomes and an equal voice for Australia’s first people.