Planning a Great Ocean Road trip from Melbourne is easy on our website as we have everything you need to know. Although self-driving is convenient, you don’t need a car and can come by train, bus, ferry, plane and even shuttle services.
The Great Ocean Road itself runs for over 240 kilometres, with plenty of opportunities to head into the rain-forested hinterland. It’s best to set yourself up with a Great Ocean Road trip itinerary.
Plan your Great Ocean Road trip ideas by using our site to check out each township along the route.
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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.