Australia & the Pacific Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Traveling the Great Ocean Road

Jump to last reply

Planning a trip to the Land Down Under in March, 2013. Before flying from Melbourne to Tasmania for 11 nights, we plan on spending 7 nights in and around Melbourne (2 in Melbourne where we've been 3 times previously). My question is are we allotting too much time for the GOR?

Currently we plan on spending 2 nts in Apollo Bay (visiting places like Geelong, Bells Beach, Torquay, Aireys Inlet, Erksine Falls, Lorne, Cape Otway, etc). After leaving this area, 2 nts are planned for Port Fairy to allow us to see places such as Port Campbell, Twelve Apostles, Peterborough, Warrnambool).

Before returning to Melbourne, we'll head up north to the Grampians and spend one night in either Hall's Gap or Ballarat, depending on accommodations. Is this too much time? If so, where can we shorten? Thanks

29 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Writers Needed for Japan
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Mar 26, 15 at 02:38 PM
View all Australia & the Pacific activity »
  1. 1 NSW/Queensland- 4 free days
  2. 2 NZ North Island Itinerary Critique
  3. 3 Christchurch or Akaroa?
  4. 4 Itinerary help Australia & New Zealand
  5. 5 The perfect exotic and romantic location for my girlfriend's 21st?
  6. 6 New Zealand advice
  7. 7 New Zealand for Solo Travelers
  8. 8 Tassie in winter
  9. 9 Trip Report The Earth Makes Music for Those Who Listen; Siblings on the South Island
  10. 10 Booked flights to Brisbane mid-June
  11. 11 Need help for Dec.-Jan. Australia trip--Melbourne, Tazzie?, KI?, GBR
  12. 12 Trip Report Bye-Bye Pemberton
  13. 13 Trip Report Photobook from trip to New Zealand
  14. 14 looking for someone to preform our wedding on Moorea Tahiti
  15. 15 Need suggestions for things to do in Australia
  16. 16 Kangaroo Island or Cleland Wildlife Park in Adelaide
  17. 17 Trip Report No Snakes, No Worries: A Summer Trip to New Zealand
  18. 18 9 days in Fiji
  19. 19 Canberra
  20. 20 1st Visit to Australia: Itinerary Help
  21. 21 AAT Kings 5 day Monkey Mia tour from Perth, Oct 2012
  22. 22 Tasmania in may with 11 month baby for about 12 days
  23. 23 Fiji - Snorkel & Scuba
  24. 24 Europcar car rental scam - follow-up and solution
  25. 25 Is the ferry crossing between islands in NZ rough?
View next 25 » Back to the top