Great Ocean Road Tourist Information

 

Local links and attractions


Links to sites of interest
 Local Events and Attractions
 Things to Do
Wineries
 
Restaurants


Links to sites of interest

The Beachfront Resort [ Click Here ]

The Great Ocean Road [ Click Here ]

Great Ocean Road Chocolatier [ Click Here ]

Geelong Advertiser [ Click Here ]

Geelong Football Club [ Click Here ]

Saltair Day Spa [ Click Here ]

Searoad Ferries [ Click Here ]

Surf Coast Shire [ Click Here ]

What's on in Geelong [ Click Here ]

VLine Train and Travel Information [ Click Here ]


Local Events and Attractions

Torquay Cowrie Market
Torquay Cowrie Market is a not for profit community market run by Surf Coast Arts Inc.  3rd Sunday of Month - September to April. Home Grown & Made, Local Art & Music!
If you want to join in email: cowriemarket@yahoo.com.au

Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach
The Rip Curl Pro is the second event on the 2018 World Surf League (WSL) World Tour. The event holds a very special place in surfing folklore, as the longest running world championship level contest on the World Tour.

Australian National Surfing Museum
The Australian National Surfing Museum Torquay celebrates the history of surfing in Australia. It tells the story of this countries rich beach culture and surfing heritage that has developed over the last one hundred years. 

Torquay Bowls Club
With the new Torquay Bowls clubhouse comes a fresh, new attitude. We are eager to share our fantastic facilities with bowlers and non-bowlers alike. We have a strong focus on families and community, so please feel free to come in and see what we have to offer...

Surf Coast Walk
Offering natural beauty and easy access, the 44km Surf Coast Walk lets you relax and enjoy a world-class walking destination at your own pace. Explore inspiring landscapes on foot or bike beyond the edge of Victoria's beautiful Great Ocean Road.

Go Ride a Wave
Torquay learn to surf on the Great Ocean Road is a fantastic place for surf lessons. Conditions are ideal for surf lessons or surf hire because of the beautiful clean water, a safe beach, and one of Australia''s most iconic surf destinations.

Point Danger Marine Sanctuary
Located in Torquay, one of Victoria's favourite seaside towns, the reef is ideal for snorkelling and exploring the diverse marine life at low tide.

RACV Torquay Golf Club
Overlooking the picturesque Torquay and Jan Juc beaches, the Par 71 golf course at The Torquay Golf Club features wide-open fairways, undulating greens, fescue roughs, wetlands and ocean views.  

The Sands, Torquay Golf Club
The Sands Torquay is a unique 18-hole links style championship golf course, cleverly designed around the sand dunes of its Surf Coast setting.


Things to do along the Great Ocean Rd and the Surf Coast

FISHING TRIPS with Queenscliff Fishing Charters and Scenic Tours

Join us for a fun, personalised and affordable Fishing Charter or Scenic Tour at Queenscliff, inside the safe sheltered waters of Port Phillip Heads.

We specialise in Fishing experiences, targeting a "Quality Catch".

We provide fully equipped Fishing Trip, Rods, Tackle and Bait. Your catch is cleaned, filleted and ready for the frying pan.

We can cater for a group of up to 16 people.

We also offer scenic and sunset tours. 

Why not bring a group and book a chartered Scenic Tour or come alone and make new friends.

Phone 0458 504 058 for bookings.

Go Ride A Wave

Go Ride A Wave are industry leaders in surfing instruction since 1987

Go Ride A Wave provide a diverse range of outdoor recreational activities including surfing, bodyboarding, surf life saving, surf carnivals, surf safety, lifeguarding, sit on top kayaking, climbing, abseiling and corporate and team building activities.

We can get you started and standing up in no time at all, and offer lesson packages to help you progress quickly.

For more information go to our web site or call us on 1300 132 441


Wineries in the area

Here are 6 Wineries with Tourist Attractions.

Barrettes West Wines
Nelson Highway
Portland
PHONE: +61-3-55265251

Kingsley Wines
50 Bancroft Street
Portland
PHONE:+61-3-55231864

Mount Duneed Winery
70 Feehan's Road
Mount Duneed
PHONE: +61-3-52641281

Crawford River Wines
50 Bancroft Street
Condah
PHONE: +61-3-55782267

Longboard Wines
520 Great Ocean Rd
Bellbrae
PHONE: 0417 384272
http://www.bellbraeestate.com.au/

Mt Anakie Winery
Staughton Vale Road,
Anakie
PHONE: +61-3-52841452


Restaurants

Roku Den, (Japanese): 34 Bell St, Torquay (03) 5264 6190
Real Thai Café: 12/14 Pearl St, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5261 7111
Squire's Loft: 6/15 Bell St, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5261 4304
Soul Fuel: 57 Surfcoast Hwy, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5241 1185
SEÑORS: 17 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5261 6032
Fishos: 36 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228 0474 342 124
Vineet's Indian Tandoori: 136 Geelong Road, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5297 7753
Blackman's Brewery Bar and Restaurant: 26 Bell St, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5261 5310
Olé Torquay: 5 Zeally Bay Rd, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5261 4908
Bomboras Torquay: 37 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5264 7881
Frontbeach Taphouse & Restaurant: 16 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5261 9752
Growlers: 23 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5264 8455
Torquay Thai: 44 Bell St, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5261 4203
Sugo Gourmet Pizza Bar: 22 Pearl St, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5264 7799
Las Olas: 10 Pearl St, Torquay VIC 3228 (03) 5264 8877

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