The Great Ocean Road, Torquay

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Experience one of the world's most scenic coastal drives, along the south-west coast of Victoria. Take a drive on the spectacular Great Ocean Road, which winds alongside the wild and windswept Southern Ocean. Home to the world-class surf at Bells Beach and the craggy limestone spires of the 12 Apostles, this diverse and dramatic region is best explored over the course of a few days. The Great Ocean Road begins a 90 minute drive from Melbourne's city centre. It spans 400 kilometres (249 miles) from the town of Torquay to Nelson on the South Australian border.
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  • I wish NSW had a road like this! Built by diggers after ww1 this road clings to sea cliffs and weaves in and out giving fantastic never ending sea views. I took the road from Apollo Bay to Aireys Inle...  more »
  • Unanticipated beauty of the lined 12 Apostles.Gusty, cool, wind brushing into the amazed faces from all over the world.Cameras n Camcorder are essentials to keep the visits alive  more »

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