4 days in Australia Itinerary

4 days in Australia Itinerary

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4 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  1​h 15​min
1
Torquay
— 1 day
bus:  45​min
2
Lorne
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
3
Apollo Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Port Fairy
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

1
day
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): stop by Anglesea Surf Centre, take in the exciting artwork at Surfcoastimages Gallery, and then cruise along The Great Ocean Road.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Torquay driving holiday planning site .

Melbourne to Torquay is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in January, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Lorne.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Scenic Drive Shopping

Side Trip

Anglesea Surf Centre
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Anglesea Surf Centre ©
Anglesea Surf Centre
Surfcoastimages Gallery ©
Surfcoastimages Gallery

1
night
Lorne

Lorne ©
Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. On the 18th (Fri), delve into the lush surroundings at Lorne Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lorne holiday planner.

You can drive from Torquay to Lorne in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in January, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Lorne

Outdoors Nature Beaches
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Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

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night
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Apollo Bay trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Lorne to Apollo Bay in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Cape Otway Lightstation
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Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Cape Otway Lightstation ©
Cape Otway Lightstation

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Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): browse the fresh offerings at PORT FAIRY FARMERS MARKET, then head off the coast to Griffiths Island, then take in the exciting artwork at Blarney Books and Art, and finally browse the exhibits of Whale Bone Studio Arts.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Port Fairy holiday builder website .

Getting from Apollo Bay to Port Fairy by car takes about 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Shopping Nature Parks
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Blarney Books and Art ©
Blarney Books and Art
Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island

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