Bay of Martyrs

Are the stacks martyred; sentinels guarding the land from the bold affront of the Southern Ocean or is reference made to the despicable events of nearby Massacre Bay where local aboriginals were herded off the cliff to their death.

Great Ocean Road Peterborough



Are the stacks martyred; sentinels guarding the land from the bold affront of the Southern Ocean or is reference made to the despicable events of nearby Massacre Bay where local aboriginals were herded off the cliff to their death. The naming divides, the views unite.

  • Length: 15m to lookout
  • Time: 20 minutes

Access Information

  • One designated accessible car parking space
  • The trail to the lookout has a slight incline on crushed rock but is suitable for wheelchairs
  • Good vision of the formations from the car
  • Steps to the beach

Physical Address and GPS Coordinates

  • Great Ocean Road, 2km west of Peterborough
  • Lat: -38.5986103284072
  • Lng: 142.859559059143