YOUR CHEAT SHEET TO THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD REGION!
Emblazoned with scenery ranking among Australia’s most spectacular, the Great Ocean Road is world class. Blending breathtaking and rugged coastline with sprawling rainforest and towering trees, this region sparkles at every turn.
By Peter Burchell, BIG4 Holiday Parks (www.big4.com.au)
THREE BAYS MARATHON
Before the sun had risen and before I had even woken up, enthusiastic marathon runners and walkers had commenced their briefing. An undulating circuit route from Portland, out to Cape Bridgewater and then back again.
AMYS GRAN FONDO
We had the option to go long, go short or go gravel… so we went long! But, not too long. “Gran Fondo” is an age-old term that originated in Italian cycling culture meaning “great endurance”. We were well aware that our endurance was far from great so we opted for the 45km Medio Fondo instead.
WINTER WEEKENDS FESTIVAL PORT FAIRY
The Winter Weekends festival embraces the cooler months of June and July to exhibit the uplifting people of Port Fairy and its remarkable structures and landscapes. The program spans over four weekends, the third of which has a major focus on photography.
A LONG WEEKEND WITH KIDS IN WARRNAMBOOL
The Great Ocean Road is one of the most iconic Australian landmarks.