Group-guided

OVERVIEW

We've condensed the highlights of the Great Ocean Walk to take in all of the best walking on this iconic track. Breathtaking coastal scenery, magnificent forests, abundant wildlife and sheer diversity of landscape, this walk bears the mantle of being one of Australia's most spectacular walks.

The walk shows off the diversity of the region,  traversing coastal forest with an abundance of native fauna. The trek ends at the Twelve Apostles, but not before taking a walk down Gibson's Steps, a stunning perspective of the Apostles which not many walkers are lucky enough to experience.

A pair of expert guides will lead the way, providing the flexibility to walk at a pace that suits you and with the option to shorten the walking if you prefer.

Highlights

  • Stunning views as you progress along the track at Castle Cove and the Gables, then at the Wreck and Station Beaches
  • Cape Otway lighthouse
  • The sheer enormity of the limestone cliffs and the sea stacks
  • The Gables lookout – spectacular views and super for whale watching
  • Beautiful Milanesia Beach, only accessible by foot

WALK OVERVIEW

TYPE OF WALK
GROUP GUIDED
TRIP LENGTH
4 DAYS
WALK GRADE
Moderate

Grade 3 – Moderate

Short, steep hill sections. Walks that are longer than 12km with varied terrain. A moderate active lifestyle and some walking experience is recommended.

PRICE FROM
$ 2195

per person twin/double share

SINGLE OCCUPANCY
$ 310

Accommodations charge the same price per room regardless of whether there are one or two people occupying it. To cover the cost of a room when occupied by one person we need to charge the single occupancy fee.

per person

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ITINERARY

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4

DAY 1
MELBOURNE TO BLANKET BAY WALK TO CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE

We will depart Melbourne at 7.15 -7.30 am to embark on the Great Ocean Walk travelling on the world-famous Great Ocean Road that starts near Bells Beach, stopping at Lorne on the way.  The walk begins from Blanket Bay hiking to Parker Inlet along cliff tops and through coastal forest. If the time permits, we will walk to the lighthouse via Crayfish Bay. This lighthouse has been in operation continuously longer than any other lighthouse in Australia.

Walking: Moderate / 10 km / 5-6 hrs / 10 km shorter option available

Meals: Walkers lunch and two-course dinner

Accommodation: Cape Otway

DAY 2
CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE TO CASTLE COVE VIA STATION BEACH

Today’s walk is from Cape Otway Lighthouse via Station Beach and Castle Cove to Johanna Beach. There will be an optional short return hike to pretty Rainbow Falls where a spring cascades down to the rocky coastal platforms below. The track continues through the wind-sculpted sand dunes and along the cliff tops to the Aire River estuary and wetlands. We opt to start the afternoons walk from Castle Cove where the views back to the lighthouse are some of the best on the walk, trekking across more cliff tops all the way to Johanna voted as one of the best beaches in Australia.

Walking: Moderate to Challenging / 17.5 km / 5-6 hrs / shorter option available

Meals:  Cooked breakfast, walkers lunch and two-course dinner

Accommodation: Cape Otway

DAY 3
MILANESIA BEACH TO MOONLIGHT HEAD AND THE GABLES

We walk down to Milanesia Beach, one of those secret beaches not many people get to. From here, the track continues along the cliff tops, with views all the way back to Cape Otway Lighthouse.

Time permitting we continue to Moonlight Head and a visit to the Gables. The Gables Lookout is perched on one of the highest sea cliffs in mainland Australia. This is a superb spot for whale watching between June and September. The high sea cliffs, breathtaking views, coastal forests and native fauna all work in concert to make this one of the most worthwhile days of walking you’ll find anywhere in Australia.

Walking: Moderate to Challenging / 13 km / 6-7 hrs / 10 km shorter option available

Meals: Cooked breakfast, walkers lunch and two-course dinner

Accommodation: Port Campbell

DAY 4
GABLES TO THE 12 APOSTLES AND BACK TO MELBOURNE

Today we continue through a grove of casuarinas to Wreck Beach where the remains of two shipwrecks can be inspected. We pass Devils Kitchen on our way to Princetown and the wetlands of Gellibrand River. Our last walk finishes at the Twelve Apostles but not before a walk down Gibson’s steps and views of Gog and Magog, two of the 12 Apostles right up close. Afterwards, we drive back to Melbourne stopping for dinner arriving around 8:30 pm.

Walking: Easy / 16 km / 5.5 – 6 hrs

Meals: Same arrangements for breakfast and lunch. A quick bite to eat in Colac on the way home.

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • Pack-free walking

  • 25+ years experience

  • Customised

  • Eco Travel

  • Genuine all inclusive pack free walking holiday
  • 2 engaging, knowledgeable and experienced guides
  • 3 nights’ comfortable accommodation
  • We shift you along the track from accommodation to accommodation to limit time in a vehicle, creating more time to relax and enjoy the region
  • Daily meals including cooked breakfasts, walkers lunches, two-course dinners and track snacks
  • All transport from Melbourne, including luggage transport
  • National park admission
  • Auswalk guide pack including notes, maps, map case & insulated lunch bag

ACCOMMODATION & DINING

OVERVIEW

Comfortable ensuite rooms for two nights in cabins at Cape Otway. The last night is spent at Port Campbell in a motel in private rooms with ensuites.

Healthy and delicious food will be provided for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A walkers lunch may include a high protein type salad, a roll or a wrap, a muesli bar, cake or muffin of some kind and a piece of fruit. We’ll lunch at beautiful locations on the track and each day is slightly different. Lunch is always augmented by Auswalk’s famous trail mix.

Alcohol and drinks are not included with meals (except tea/coffee and juice with breakfast).

  • NIGHTS 1 & 2

  • NIGHT 3

FITNESS GUIDE

It’s well worth investing some time and effort preparing for your walking holiday. The graph shows the average daily distance, elevation and terrain difficulty for your hike. The dotted line indicates the average across all our walks, which will give you a feel for how challenging your walk is compared to all – and the recommended type, and amount, of preparation needed.  Of course, you can adapt this according to your existing fitness levels and lifestyle.

The graph and the information below can be used in conjunction with the fitness guide to help you prepare for your walking adventure. Across all walks, average daily distance is 16.8km, average daily elevation is 448m, average terrain difficulty is 5/10.

ngraph

DISTANCE - ~AVERAGE

Distance training should be a consideration in your overall training program, so take every opportunity you can to walk. As you progress, incorporate longer walks into your training plan.

Schedule one or two long walks each week, gradually increasing the distance until you can comfortably cover 16km in a single day. Also include walks on consecutive days to help your body adapt to the demands of walking for multiple days in a row.

Ensure you can comfortably walk the average distance per day displayed in the graph, at least one month before you undertake your hike.

ELEVATION - ABOVE AVERAGE

Elevation training is a major consideration in your overall training program. You must include walks with serious hill climbs.

If you do not have access to hills, it is essential to replicate the elevation level you will be undertaking in any way possible such as on a treadmill or stair climber. Walking up and down stairs at work, at a local oval with a grandstand, or up and down small hills is incredibly useful. Also, prioritising resistance weight training will help you develop overall muscle strength.  Elevation is often where walkers encounter problems, opposed to distance, as it uses an entirely different set of muscles to everyday flat walking.

If high altitude is a factor, incorporate sessions at a higher altitude to acclimatise your body to reduced oxygen levels if you are able to. Ensure you can comfortably walk the average elevation per day displayed in the graph, at least one month before you undertake your hike.

TERRAIN

MOUNTAINOUS / UNDULATING TERRAIN

As terrain associated with mountain climbs is often somewhat uneven and rocky, balancing and core exercises are vital.

Try to also include some form of elevation in more than 50% of your walking and prioritise resistance training, whilst incorporating stairs anytime you can. Walking up mountains or hills, up and down stairs at work, or up and down at a local oval with a grandstand is incredibly useful. Elevation is often where walkers encounter problems not distance, as it uses an entirely different set of muscles to everyday flat walking. Concentrate on doing lots of squats and lunges to build your glute muscles.

UNEVEN TERRAIN

Preparation for hiking on uneven terrain demands a blend of physical and mental readiness.

Begin with balance-enhancing exercises, such as one-legged stands and stability ball workouts, laying a groundwork for stability and coordination. Strengthening the lower body is especially important, achieved through the incorporation of squats, lunges, and step-ups. Gradually increase the complexity of the terrain on which you walk, moving from gravel paths to rocky trails. Cultivate mindfulness during your practice, directing focused attention to both your immediate surroundings and precise foot placement.

The importance of suitable footwear cannot be overstated; prioritise options that offer robust support and reliable grip to navigate varying terrains with confidence. Build endurance through consistent hikes, progressively increasing distance and difficulty.

GENERAL INFO

The trip starts and finishes in Melbourne. Most walks range from 17-20 km on well-formed and well-graded tracks with a few short beach sections. Whilst the walking is mainly easy to moderate, there are a few hills making it tiring in some places. However, Auswalk operates with multiple guides offering easier and harder walk options along the way.

Our pick up location for this trip is the Mercure Southbank, 9 Riverside Quay in Southbank with an early departure of 7.30am (we request you be there by 7.15am). It would be beneficial to stay close by.

We arrive back in Melbourne at around 8.30 pm on the last day dropping off at the Mercure Southbank.

For what to bring please refer to Gear Advice on our FAQ section.

WEATHER

This trip is suitable at any time in the year, but we depart at the very best time being autumn and spring. See the Bureau of Meteorology’s information about temperatures and rainfall ahead of time to ensure proper clothing.

climate graph for the Great Ocean Walk

Source; BOM

INSURANCE

We require that you have adequate travel insurance against potential losses, damage or injury, including cancellation costs and loss of luggage.

For all trips that require international travel, you must have purchased travel insurance that also includes medical evacuation coverage.

We also charge a cancellation fee if you cancel your walking holiday after we have confirmed it to cover costs incurred from our suppliers and in the office.  See the FAQ section for more information.

INFORMATION PACK

For nearly 30 years we have taken pride in providing seamlessly organised walking holidays, but we know, even with that in mind, that you’ll have many more questions. You will receive a very detailed information pack and itinerary approximately 6 weeks out from departure outlining all the fine detail and much more.

CONTACT

If you have any questions, feel free to ask one of our destination consultants or to speak with one of our guides. You can get in touch with us via our contact form, email us at info@auswalk.com.au, or call us on +61 3 9597 9767.

MAP

DEPARTURE DATES

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    PER PERSON
    Single Occupancy
    DETAILS
  • 20 Sep 2024
    FULL
    from

    $2195

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $310
  • 18 Oct 2024
    SELLING FAST
    from

    $2195

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $310
  • 9 Nov 2024
    AVAILABLE
    from

    $2195

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $310
  • 28 Feb 2025
    AVAILABLE
    from

    $2325

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $330
  • 7 Nov 2025
    AVAILABLE
    from

    $2325

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $330
  • 28 Nov 2025
    AVAILABLE
    from

    $2325

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $330
  • 12 Dec 2025
    AVAILABLE
    from

    $2325

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $330

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  1. Sue H

    1 February, 2023 at 12:55 AM
    5

    An absolutely first class guided tour of a beautiful scenic walk from Sunday – Saturday along this amazing walk. Nature is represented on this walk in so many ways. Long empty beaches with estuaries to cross, surging waves to dab a toe in, clifftop heathlands, rainforests, forests and views from Apollo By to Port Campbell to leave you sighing…
    We saw lots of koalas, Eastern grey kangaroos, swamp wallabies, red necked wallabies, seabirds of all kinds, a shy echnida, a couple of snakes keeping out of our way and so much more. The two guides were extremely experienced, professional and informative. We heard of the history of the making of the Great Ocean Road, the shipwrecks, The Lighthouse at Cape Otway stories, and many more. Flora and fauna and the long history of the rock formations along the way. All questions were answered perfectly and we all learnt a tremendous about about southern Victoria. The guides helped enormously with any feet issues, gear ware and organised the best food for our lunches in the bush! I would 100% recommend Auswalks for this walk, and any of their other walks(the walkers in th group had done several Auswalk walks and all agreed they were the best, with lots of variety of destinations.)

  2. Bruna

    20 January, 2023 at 1:55 PM
    5

    We had a fabulous walking holiday. The Aus walk guide book was thorough and easy to follow. It maximised our opportunities to experience beautiful features of the coastline and environment. Backup support from the office was prompt and efficient, ensuring our needs were effectively met in a timely manner. Georgie and John, our transfer drivers were also fabulous, they were flexible in accommodating our requests to personalise our start and finish times, they were a valuable source of information and considerate and caring when the weather became challenging. They went out of their way to make our experience a positive one. Our accommodation at The Great Ocean Walk Retreat was lovely, clean and comfortable. Overall, we could not have asked for better service. I highly recommend AusWalks and will look forward to booking another holiday with them again in the future.

  3. Julie T

    5 July, 2022 at 10:58 AM
    5

    Overall the organisation was superb and greatly contributed to my enjoyment of this walk. I’d like to thank the team for all the work involved – especially with all the additional challenges of the pandemic – it was great and we will definitely be doing another walk with your company. Testimonial: The Great Ocean Walk is a great walk with stunning scenery, made even better by the excellent organisation by Auswalk who made the trip seamless from end to end. This is definitely the way to do a walk like this – with your luggage transported to lovely accommodation – and all meals supplied and of such excellent quality. Staying at Cape Otway for 2 nights was a definite highlight. What a fabulous spot and thanks for the amazing food hamper supplied for the 2 nights there. More food than we could eat but great to have so much to choose from.

  4. Susie G

    1 July, 2022 at 4:51 PM
    5

    John our bus driver was fantastic, reliable & very accommodating the whole trip.

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Overview

OVERVIEW

We've condensed the highlights of the Great Ocean Walk to take in all of the best walking on this iconic track. Breathtaking coastal scenery, magnificent forests, abundant wildlife and sheer diversity of landscape, this walk bears the mantle of being one of Australia's most spectacular walks.

The walk shows off the diversity of the region,  traversing coastal forest with an abundance of native fauna. The trek ends at the Twelve Apostles, but not before taking a walk down Gibson's Steps, a stunning perspective of the Apostles which not many walkers are lucky enough to experience.

A pair of expert guides will lead the way, providing the flexibility to walk at a pace that suits you and with the option to shorten the walking if you prefer.

Highlights

  • Stunning views as you progress along the track at Castle Cove and the Gables, then at the Wreck and Station Beaches
  • Cape Otway lighthouse
  • The sheer enormity of the limestone cliffs and the sea stacks
  • The Gables lookout – spectacular views and super for whale watching
  • Beautiful Milanesia Beach, only accessible by foot

WALK OVERVIEW

TYPE OF WALK
GROUP GUIDED
TRIP LENGTH
4 DAYS
WALK GRADE
Moderate

Grade 3 – Moderate

Short, steep hill sections. Walks that are longer than 12km with varied terrain. A moderate active lifestyle and some walking experience is recommended.

PRICE FROM
$ 2195

per person twin/double share

SINGLE OCCUPANCY
$ 310

Accommodations charge the same price per room regardless of whether there are one or two people occupying it. To cover the cost of the accommodation when occupied by one person we need to charge the single occupancy fee.

per person

Book now
Itinerary

ITINERARY

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4

DAY 1
MELBOURNE TO BLANKET BAY WALK TO CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE

We will depart Melbourne at 7.15 -7.30 am to embark on the Great Ocean Walk travelling on the world-famous Great Ocean Road that starts near Bells Beach, stopping at Lorne on the way.  The walk begins from Blanket Bay hiking to Parker Inlet along cliff tops and through coastal forest. If the time permits, we will walk to the lighthouse via Crayfish Bay. This lighthouse has been in operation continuously longer than any other lighthouse in Australia.

Walking: Moderate / 10 km / 5-6 hrs / 10 km shorter option available

Meals: Walkers lunch and two-course dinner

Accommodation: Cape Otway

DAY 2
CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE TO CASTLE COVE VIA STATION BEACH

Today’s walk is from Cape Otway Lighthouse via Station Beach and Castle Cove to Johanna Beach. There will be an optional short return hike to pretty Rainbow Falls where a spring cascades down to the rocky coastal platforms below. The track continues through the wind-sculpted sand dunes and along the cliff tops to the Aire River estuary and wetlands. We opt to start the afternoons walk from Castle Cove where the views back to the lighthouse are some of the best on the walk, trekking across more cliff tops all the way to Johanna voted as one of the best beaches in Australia.

Walking: Moderate to Challenging / 17.5 km / 5-6 hrs / shorter option available

Meals:  Cooked breakfast, walkers lunch and two-course dinner

Accommodation: Cape Otway

DAY 3
MILANESIA BEACH TO MOONLIGHT HEAD AND THE GABLES

We walk down to Milanesia Beach, one of those secret beaches not many people get to. From here, the track continues along the cliff tops, with views all the way back to Cape Otway Lighthouse.

Time permitting we continue to Moonlight Head and a visit to the Gables. The Gables Lookout is perched on one of the highest sea cliffs in mainland Australia. This is a superb spot for whale watching between June and September. The high sea cliffs, breathtaking views, coastal forests and native fauna all work in concert to make this one of the most worthwhile days of walking you’ll find anywhere in Australia.

Walking: Moderate to Challenging / 13 km / 6-7 hrs / 10 km shorter option available

Meals: Cooked breakfast, walkers lunch and two-course dinner

Accommodation: Port Campbell

DAY 4
GABLES TO THE 12 APOSTLES AND BACK TO MELBOURNE

Today we continue through a grove of casuarinas to Wreck Beach where the remains of two shipwrecks can be inspected. We pass Devils Kitchen on our way to Princetown and the wetlands of Gellibrand River. Our last walk finishes at the Twelve Apostles but not before a walk down Gibson’s steps and views of Gog and Magog, two of the 12 Apostles right up close. Afterwards, we drive back to Melbourne stopping for dinner arriving around 8:30 pm.

Walking: Easy / 16 km / 5.5 – 6 hrs

Meals: Same arrangements for breakfast and lunch. A quick bite to eat in Colac on the way home.

What’s Included

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • Pack-free walking

  • 25+ years experience

  • Customised

  • Eco Travel

  • Genuine all inclusive pack free walking holiday
  • 2 engaging, knowledgeable and experienced guides
  • 3 nights’ comfortable accommodation
  • We shift you along the track from accommodation to accommodation to limit time in a vehicle, creating more time to relax and enjoy the region
  • Daily meals including cooked breakfasts, walkers lunches, two-course dinners and track snacks
  • All transport from Melbourne, including luggage transport
  • National park admission
  • Auswalk guide pack including notes, maps, map case & insulated lunch bag
Accommodation & Dining

ACCOMMODATION & DINING

OVERVIEW

Comfortable ensuite rooms for two nights in cabins at Cape Otway. The last night is spent at Port Campbell in a motel in private rooms with ensuites.

Healthy and delicious food will be provided for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A walkers lunch may include a high protein type salad, a roll or a wrap, a muesli bar, cake or muffin of some kind and a piece of fruit. We’ll lunch at beautiful locations on the track and each day is slightly different. Lunch is always augmented by Auswalk’s famous trail mix.

Alcohol and drinks are not included with meals (except tea/coffee and juice with breakfast).

  • NIGHTS 1 & 2

  • NIGHT 3

Fitness Guide

FITNESS GUIDE

It’s well worth investing some time and effort preparing for your walking holiday. The graph shows the average daily distance, elevation and terrain difficulty for your hike. The dotted line indicates the average across all our walks, which will give you a feel for how challenging your walk is compared to all – and the recommended type, and amount, of preparation needed.  Of course, you can adapt this according to your existing fitness levels and lifestyle.

The graph and the information below can be used in conjunction with the fitness guide to help you prepare for your walking adventure. Across all walks, average daily distance is 16.8km, average daily elevation is 448m, average terrain difficulty is 5/10.

ngraph

DISTANCE - ~AVERAGE

Distance training should be a consideration in your overall training program, so take every opportunity you can to walk. As you progress, incorporate longer walks into your training plan.

Schedule one or two long walks each week, gradually increasing the distance until you can comfortably cover 16km in a single day. Also include walks on consecutive days to help your body adapt to the demands of walking for multiple days in a row.

Ensure you can comfortably walk the average distance per day displayed in the graph, at least one month before you undertake your hike.

ELEVATION - ABOVE AVERAGE

Elevation training is a major consideration in your overall training program. You must include walks with serious hill climbs.

If you do not have access to hills, it is essential to replicate the elevation level you will be undertaking in any way possible such as on a treadmill or stair climber. Walking up and down stairs at work, at a local oval with a grandstand, or up and down small hills is incredibly useful. Also, prioritising resistance weight training will help you develop overall muscle strength.  Elevation is often where walkers encounter problems, opposed to distance, as it uses an entirely different set of muscles to everyday flat walking.

If high altitude is a factor, incorporate sessions at a higher altitude to acclimatise your body to reduced oxygen levels if you are able to. Ensure you can comfortably walk the average elevation per day displayed in the graph, at least one month before you undertake your hike.

TERRAIN

MOUNTAINOUS / UNDULATING TERRAIN

As terrain associated with mountain climbs is often somewhat uneven and rocky, balancing and core exercises are vital.

Try to also include some form of elevation in more than 50% of your walking and prioritise resistance training, whilst incorporating stairs anytime you can. Walking up mountains or hills, up and down stairs at work, or up and down at a local oval with a grandstand is incredibly useful. Elevation is often where walkers encounter problems not distance, as it uses an entirely different set of muscles to everyday flat walking. Concentrate on doing lots of squats and lunges to build your glute muscles.

UNEVEN TERRAIN

Preparation for hiking on uneven terrain demands a blend of physical and mental readiness.

Begin with balance-enhancing exercises, such as one-legged stands and stability ball workouts, laying a groundwork for stability and coordination. Strengthening the lower body is especially important, achieved through the incorporation of squats, lunges, and step-ups. Gradually increase the complexity of the terrain on which you walk, moving from gravel paths to rocky trails. Cultivate mindfulness during your practice, directing focused attention to both your immediate surroundings and precise foot placement.

The importance of suitable footwear cannot be overstated; prioritise options that offer robust support and reliable grip to navigate varying terrains with confidence. Build endurance through consistent hikes, progressively increasing distance and difficulty.

General Info

GENERAL INFO

The trip starts and finishes in Melbourne. Most walks range from 17-20 km on well-formed and well-graded tracks with a few short beach sections. Whilst the walking is mainly easy to moderate, there are a few hills making it tiring in some places. However, Auswalk operates with multiple guides offering easier and harder walk options along the way.

Our pick up location for this trip is the Mercure Southbank, 9 Riverside Quay in Southbank with an early departure of 7.30am (we request you be there by 7.15am). It would be beneficial to stay close by.

We arrive back in Melbourne at around 8.30 pm on the last day dropping off at the Mercure Southbank.

For what to bring please refer to Gear Advice on our FAQ section.

WEATHER

This trip is suitable at any time in the year, but we depart at the very best time being autumn and spring. See the Bureau of Meteorology’s information about temperatures and rainfall ahead of time to ensure proper clothing.

climate graph for the Great Ocean Walk

Source; BOM

INSURANCE

We require that you have adequate travel insurance against potential losses, damage or injury, including cancellation costs and loss of luggage.

For all trips that require international travel, you must have purchased travel insurance that also includes medical evacuation coverage.

We also charge a cancellation fee if you cancel your walking holiday after we have confirmed it to cover costs incurred from our suppliers and in the office.  See the FAQ section for more information.

INFORMATION PACK

For nearly 30 years we have taken pride in providing seamlessly organised walking holidays, but we know, even with that in mind, that you’ll have many more questions. You will receive a very detailed information pack and itinerary approximately 6 weeks out from departure outlining all the fine detail and much more.

CONTACT

If you have any questions, feel free to ask one of our destination consultants or to speak with one of our guides. You can get in touch with us via our contact form, email us at info@auswalk.com.au, or call us on +61 3 9597 9767.

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MAP

Departure Dates

DEPARTURE DATES

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    Single Occupancy
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  • 20 Sep 2024
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    $2195

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $310
  • 18 Oct 2024
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    $2195

    SINGLE OCCUPANCY
    $310
  • 9 Nov 2024
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    $2195

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    $310
  • 28 Feb 2025
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    $2325

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    $330
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  1. Sue H

    1 February, 2023 at 12:55 AM
    5

    An absolutely first class guided tour of a beautiful scenic walk from Sunday – Saturday along this amazing walk. Nature is represented on this walk in so many ways. Long empty beaches with estuaries to cross, surging waves to dab a toe in, clifftop heathlands, rainforests, forests and views from Apollo By to Port Campbell to leave you sighing…
    We saw lots of koalas, Eastern grey kangaroos, swamp wallabies, red necked wallabies, seabirds of all kinds, a shy echnida, a couple of snakes keeping out of our way and so much more. The two guides were extremely experienced, professional and informative. We heard of the history of the making of the Great Ocean Road, the shipwrecks, The Lighthouse at Cape Otway stories, and many more. Flora and fauna and the long history of the rock formations along the way. All questions were answered perfectly and we all learnt a tremendous about about southern Victoria. The guides helped enormously with any feet issues, gear ware and organised the best food for our lunches in the bush! I would 100% recommend Auswalks for this walk, and any of their other walks(the walkers in th group had done several Auswalk walks and all agreed they were the best, with lots of variety of destinations.)

  2. Bruna

    20 January, 2023 at 1:55 PM
    5

    We had a fabulous walking holiday. The Aus walk guide book was thorough and easy to follow. It maximised our opportunities to experience beautiful features of the coastline and environment. Backup support from the office was prompt and efficient, ensuring our needs were effectively met in a timely manner. Georgie and John, our transfer drivers were also fabulous, they were flexible in accommodating our requests to personalise our start and finish times, they were a valuable source of information and considerate and caring when the weather became challenging. They went out of their way to make our experience a positive one. Our accommodation at The Great Ocean Walk Retreat was lovely, clean and comfortable. Overall, we could not have asked for better service. I highly recommend AusWalks and will look forward to booking another holiday with them again in the future.

  3. Julie T

    5 July, 2022 at 10:58 AM
    5

    Overall the organisation was superb and greatly contributed to my enjoyment of this walk. I’d like to thank the team for all the work involved – especially with all the additional challenges of the pandemic – it was great and we will definitely be doing another walk with your company. Testimonial: The Great Ocean Walk is a great walk with stunning scenery, made even better by the excellent organisation by Auswalk who made the trip seamless from end to end. This is definitely the way to do a walk like this – with your luggage transported to lovely accommodation – and all meals supplied and of such excellent quality. Staying at Cape Otway for 2 nights was a definite highlight. What a fabulous spot and thanks for the amazing food hamper supplied for the 2 nights there. More food than we could eat but great to have so much to choose from.

  4. Susie G

    1 July, 2022 at 4:51 PM
    5

    John our bus driver was fantastic, reliable & very accommodating the whole trip.

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