Turning inland from the Great Ocean Road can have you climbing through rugged bushland, or travelling between green pastures. Places like Deans Marsh, Winchelsea and Timboon are just a few of the gorgeous county towns that make our region one of the best country getaways in Victoria.
If you’re seeking a rural setting for your country getaways in Victoria our Volcanic Lakes and Plains page will give you more than a few ideas. Alternatively, for a charming country town, why not stop in Winchelsea?
Our website is designed to help you plan your country getaways in Victoria (Australia). Explore towns & villages to see our recommended stops.
Our ‘Plan Your Trip’ tab also has over a dozen ways to explore the region before you go. Use it to organise activities, book accommodation and find out how to get here.
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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.