14 days in Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Itinerary

14 days in Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Itinerary

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14 days in Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  14​h
1
Colac
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Apollo Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Port Fairy
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Port Campbell
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Cowes
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Singapore

1
night
Colac

Colac ©
Colac is a small city in the Western District of Victoria, Australia, approximately 150 kilometres south-west of Melbourne on the southern shore of Lake Colac and the surrounding volcanic plains, approximately 40km inland from Bass Strait. On the 20th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Great Ocean Road Memorial Archway, take in the dramatic scenery at Sheoak Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Erskine Falls, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the lush surroundings at Won Wondah & Henderson Falls.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Colac trip itinerary builder website .

Singapore, Singapore to Colac is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Colac. While traveling from Singapore, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Colac, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Colac

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Lorne
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Red Rock ©
Red Rock
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls
Sheoak Falls ©
Sheoak Falls

2
nights
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Great Otway National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): delve into the lush surroundings at Mait's Rest, then look for gifts at Karmic Goat Soapworks, and then kick back and relax at Johanna Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Apollo Bay road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Colac to Apollo Bay takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Johanna Beach, Great Otway National Park
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Johanna Beach ©
Johanna Beach
Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest

2
nights
Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Griffiths Island Lighthouse, take in the exciting artwork at Blarney Books and Art, take in the exciting artwork at Whale Bone Studio Arts, explore the different monuments and memorials at Tower Hill Cemetery, then identify plant and animal life at Thunder point Coastal Reserve, and finally contemplate the geological forces at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): stroll through Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground, then grab your bike and head to Foreshore Promenade, and then head off the coast to Griffiths Island.

Plan my day in Port Fairy using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Apollo Bay to Port Fairy takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Port Fairy

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Warrnambool
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Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Griffiths Island Lighthouse ©
Griffiths Island Lighthouse
Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island

3
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Attractions like Port Campbell precinct and foreshore and Gibsons Steps make great kid-friendly stops. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bay of Martyrs and The Arch. Spend the 28th (Wed) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park. It doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Twelve Apostles.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Port Campbell day trip planning app .

Getting from Port Fairy to Port Campbell by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cowes.

Things to do in Port Campbell

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Bay of Martyrs, Twelve Apostles
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Bay of Martyrs ©
Bay of Martyrs
The Arch ©
The Arch
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park

4
nights
Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Step out of the city life by going to Phillip Island Nature Parks - Koala Conservation Centre and Cape Woolamai Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Cape Schanck Lighthouse and Churchill Island Marine National Park. Change things up with a short trip to Spas & Wellness in Rye (about 1h 50 min away). There's lots more to do: meet the residents at The Nobbies Centre, experience rural life at Bimbadeen Phillip Island, step off the mainland to explore Churchill Island, and get in on the family fun at A Maze'N Things.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cowes trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Cowes takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and car; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. In November in Cowes, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cowes

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Phillip Island, Bimbadeen Phillip Island, Cape Schanck Lighthouse, Churchill Island Marine National Park, Spas & Wellness
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Churchill Island Marine National Park ©
Cape Schanck Lighthouse ©
Cape Schanck Lighthouse
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre

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