Our most popular holiday destinations for families include:
Our local expert, Su Lin, says you can’t go past a three-day teenage adventure at the Great Otway National Park including a thrilling zipline and selfies beneath an Instagramable waterfall.
As a family destination for over 100 years, the Great Ocean Road has dozens of options for toddlers. One local expert, Beth Gibson, recommends Portland because it offers ‘sun, surf and plenty of opportunities for adventure, plus a balancing dose of art and history’.
Thanks to its regional-hub resources – including an arts centre and library – Portland is also a great spot for toddlers in the cooler months. Read 5 reasons to spend summer in Portland for more information.
The Great Ocean Road region boasts some of the best family holidays in Australia.
Whether it be a holiday focusing on big nature, outdoor activities, arts and culture, indigenous or settler history, amazing food, or even shopping and spas, we have it all.
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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.