12 Apostles Gourmet Trail


newtons ridge outside.jpg Small region big trophy cabinet - award winning, cheese, whisky and wine. Crowd pleasing chocolate, crayfish, ice cream, yoghurt, strawberries and beer.

Visit these businesses as part of a 70km loop that includes the coastal attractions east and west of Port Campbell. Look for a map at a local business or pick one up from the Visitor Information Centre in Port Campbell. Call the Visitor Information Centre on 1300 137 255 for details on seasonal openings.

And don't forget to look for local products on the menus of our wonderful restaurants and cafe's.

Road Conditions: All on bitumen except for the optional side trip out to the historic trestle bridge. Road narrows and doesn’t have a dividing line at times between Peterborough and Timboon. Cars are required to put two wheels on a gravel shoulder to allow other vehicles to pass. 

Apostle Whey Cheese

"Award Winning" Apostle Whey Cheese is situated in the heart of the Heytesbury Settlement and provides visitors with free tastings of a range of delicious cheeses made on farm in our purpose built ...

Berry World

There are strawberries and then there are Timboon strawberries! Taste the legend. See where food originates. Talk to the owner-operators. Berry World TImboon is a pick-your-own berry fruit experien...


Cheeseworld is a must see stop on the Great Ocean Road between Peterborough and Warrnambool. Visitors can sample a wonderful selection of local cheeses, view displays of vintage equipment and machi...

Farmshop 1580

Traditionally Grown - Naturally Good. Visit Farmshop 1580 and pick up your fresh veggies straight from the farm gate store!

G.O.R.G.E Chocolates

Nestled in a wooded valley opposite the Great Otway Natioanl Park, just minutes from the Southern Ocean. G.O.R.G.E Chocolates offers an alluring side journey whilst visiting the 12 Apostles. locat...

Mousetrap Cafe - Timboon

The Mousetrap Cafe is a must do on the 12 Apostles Gourmet Trail. Sample the delights of local producers and relax in a magnificent garden and gazebo setting.

Newtons Ridge Estate

Newton`s Ridge Estate produces a range of handcrafted wines under the Newton`s Ridge label, from estate grown grapes first planted in 1998. All of our wines show the characteristics of grapes grown...

Timboon Fine Ice Cream

Enjoy fresh locally made luxury ice cream…Farm fresh and full of flavour, try Chunky Honeycomb, Orange and Cardamon, Lemon Pudding or perhaps the popular all round favourite, Chocolate Rush. Look f...

Timboon Railway Shed Distillery

The Timboon Railway Shed Distillery is situated in a renovated railway goods shed, dating from circa 1910, and now offers visitors the unique experience of seeing and learning a bit about whisky di...