In a single day you can take a stroll along the beach, go whale spotting over brunch, taste produce on a farm, sit by a waterfall, stand at a crater lake, and then head back to the coast for a fresh seafood dinner. Learn more about the numerous natural attractions across the region & choose those that interest you most for your weekend getaway.
It’s no wonder that the Great Ocean Road is considered one of the best weekends away in Victoria for locals and visitors. With so many attractions all within driving distance from Melbourne, you have endless options to create a personalised road trip.
Start planning a great weekend getaway in Victoria by visiting our Where to Stay and What to See and Do pages. Or, if you’d like a local expert to tell you about the best weekends away in Victoria contact one of our Visitor Information Centres.
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Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Great Ocean Road region the Wadawuurung, Eastern Maar & Gunditjmara. We pay our respects to their Ancestors, 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.