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.