Backpacking Apollo Bay

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    YOU WILL FIND SOME NICE BEACHES FOR SWIMMING AND SURFING: Photo courtesy of Tourism Victoria
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    ADMIRE THE BEAUTIFUL SURROUNDING COUNTRYSIDE: Photo courtesy of Tourism Victoria
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    EXPLORE THE STUNNING SCENERY IN THE NEARBY GREAT OTWAY NATIONAL PARK: Photo courtesy of Tourism Victoria
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    TAKE ONE OF AUSTRALIA'S MOST FAMOUS DRIVES - THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD: Photo courtesy of Tourism Victoria
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Apollo Bay Highlights

  • Take one of Australia's most scenic drives - the Great Ocean Road, which goes through some of Victoria's most stunning scenery, including the famous 12 Apostles.

  • Explore Great Otway National Park, where you will find kilometres of rugged coastline and some of Victoria's most picturesque waterfalls and other attractions.

  • Has some nice swimming and surf beaches.

  • Take a kayaking tour to see the local seal colony.

  • Head off on the spectacular Great Ocean Walk. The 103 km hike will take you past a variety of landscapes such as tall forests, coastal heathlands and magnificent rugged coastline, ending at the iconic 12 Apostles.

About Apollo Bay

Population 2,000

This small fishing and holiday resort town is located on the Great Ocean Road and is near the Great Otway National Park, which has beautiful rainforest and scenery and some spectacular waterfalls.

Apollo Bay offers both swimming and surf beaches, as well as a large boat harbour and marina, which is home to a major fishing fleet.

The town has a more laid back atmosphere than nearby Lorne and has some nice places to get a meal, do some shopping, or just chill and relax.

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Apollo Bay Visitor Information Centre

100 Great Ocean Road
Apollo Bay, Victoria
Phone (03) 5237 6529
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