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The Great Ocean Road

Address: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 161 Attractions in Melbourne
Type: Scenic Drives, Landmarks
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Type: Scenic Drives, Landmarks
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Well worth taking your time stay overnight at lorne and then again at Apollo bay and take your time to really investigate the beaches and the Forrest

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

It is an excellent place to visit for tourist interstate or overseas and locals. It has great beaches and beautiful scenery.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I enjoyed watching the wallabies , the koalas, the penguins. Also the 84 Gibson steps and the climax of the day was the movie shown on our way back to the hotel.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Spectacular drive with constantly changing views.amazing to think this was built by returned soldiers after the end of world war two

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A marvellous road trip, with plenty of places along the way to stop, admire the view, and, most importantly, enjoy some local produce along the way.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have driven this many times and ridden the length of it twice on a bicycle, it is wonderful. On a sunny day it is truly one of the great drives that you can take. But, do it justice and give it time. It is a very tiring drive to do from Melbourne in a single day. Stay a day... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

never get tired with driving up and down the great ocean rd. stop and view the ocean from the ship wreak look outs, the small towns along the way. we discovered wye river and fell in luv! we ended up getting married there and for years we wee driving past it and never saw it!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The road is quite winding and steep in places but once you arrive at the Twelve Apostles, you forget that. The natural wonder of the area is quite awe inspiring, once seen, never forgotten. Unfortunately, with time, erosion is causing the Apostles to sink into the sea, so see them while you can and don't forget to visit the blowhole;... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Starting at Torquay,this is a magnificently scenic drive and even more interesting when you read or are told, the history of the construction of the road. Plan to take a full day trip so that you don't miss any of it and stay overnight at ,say Warnambool.Go to the information office in Torquay and get a brochure on all of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Have traveled the road on numerous occasions and still find it a great sea cliffs drive with fantastic views and numerous spots along the route to swim in the clear blue ocean, beach and bush walks and lazy days at a little B & B. Cannot recommend this unforgettable area of Victoria for a weekend getaway.

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