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Mariners Lookout Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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All reviews great view car park steep walk worth the effort short drive worth the climb private property small gate sealed road viewing area well worth the trip the great ocean road sunny day take your time lovely walk coast township
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I had some grandparents and a toddler in our group, that were able to walk to the lookout point, and although it was drizzling as we walked up, we were rewarded when we got to the top and we saw a double rainbow... make the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank T G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have taken many friends up to Mariners it gives you a beautiful view of Apollo Bay in its entirety, rain hail or shine you get to enjoy this it’s a must see and do while visiting

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 329renayg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went at about 8am in the morning. It was not busy so plenty of parking. Mariners lookout is located in the town of Apollo Bay and is not hard to find if you put the location in your GPS or google maps. Not too...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Debbie A
Reviewed April 17, 2019

Just outside Apollo Bay, worth the 20 minute stop. Expect a steep 500 meter walk from the parking area. Great viewpoint.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

Walked up to Mariners lookout. The view was truly amazing. It took several minutes to soak up the view of Apollo bay and the Otways.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Warren C
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Mariners Lookout is one of the BEST LOOKOUTS on the entire Great Ocean Road. An absolute must. Parking available. Very short of maybe 10 mins at a snails pace, but kinda steep. The view will most definitely blow your mind!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank whaleshark64
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Walk isn't too challenging, pretty flowers and tall trees guide the way up towards the top. The lambs grazing at the top added to the atmosphere. Great view of Apollo Bay.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gabrielle B
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

We ate our fish n chips up here watching the sunset. It is a good viewing point, overlooking Apollo bay.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JKozzie
Reviewed February 9, 2019

Great view, but be prepared to walk uphill. The area is on private property so there are not many parking space.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ckyn88
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Climbed up hoping to see sunset but it was just out of view- we still enjoyed a beautiful view of Apollo Bay - definitely recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
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March 27, 2017|
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Response from Jmarsh1 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest locking it up when you get to the base but if you had a mountain bike you could easily do it
November 4, 2016|
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Response from carolynbI6173AT | Reviewed this property |
Yes : no problems Enjoy The road is an easy short drive . The only issue is not to become distracted whilst driving & want to see view as well . It's one of my favourite peaceful places . Just take care as you reverse... More