girls day out victoria

For weekend getaways in Victoria – within an easy drive from Melbourne – the Great Ocean Road offers everything from relaxation to action-packed adventure.

Reinvigorate yourself by getting amongst big nature, adventuring on a canoe, enjoying the taste of locally brewed beer or simply admiring the outstanding beauty of the south-east coast.

But, be warned: one weekend will almost certainly leave you wanting to return for more!

Discover Weekend Activities

When organising a weekend away in Victoria, a great place to start is our Be Inspired section. There you’ll find information about exploring the region’s outstanding natural attractions – which are not only stunning, but also free of charge!

If you’re stuck for ideas, we have 3-day road-trip recommendations for an extended weekend trip. These include:

  • Girls Weekend – entails shopping, pampering, outdoor fun and great food along the way
  • Romantic Escape – admire the geological scenery, indulge at local restaurants and partake in fun activities across the region
  • See the Essentials – make the most of your time away and check off bucket-list items in the region

Weekend getaways along the Great Ocean Road also come with an abundance of choices for food and drink – from fish and chips, through to farm-stores and gourmet restaurants.

Browse Weekend Accommodation Options

Our Where to Stay page will give you accommodation information for a great weekend away in Victoria. You’re bound to find the perfect place – whether you plan to camp, stay in motels or seek high-end luxury accommodations with artisanal hand-crafted features.

Clifftop Accommodation

Share your story

If you've got a story to share about your recent trip to the Great Ocean Road, we'd love to hear it! Send us a blog post, pictures or videos for a chance to be featured in our blog.