3 Days

Explore Greatopia’s 12 Apostles Coast and Hinterland

Day 1:

Explore Camperdown

  • Arrive in Camperdown and immerse yourself in the charm of this rich farming township. Take a leisurely stroll along the historic Avenue of Honour.

  • Indulge in a variety of delicious food and coffee options. Visit local shops and don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy the serene beauty of Lake Bullen Merri, a Crater Lake just outside of town.

  • if you’re up for some adventure, rent a bike from Ride with Us and embark on a scenic adventure of the Coast to Crater Rail Trail, which offers a diverse experience of the hinterland. Enjoy the picturesque surroundings and immerse yourself in nature.

Day 2:

12 Apostles Gourmet Trail

  • Start your day in Timboon and spend the morning sampling delectable ice cream at Timboon Fine Ice Cream, walk across the creek and stop by Timboon Railway Shed Distillery to sample award-winning whisky and spirits made on-site or enjoy a hearty lunch.

    Visit local producers and indulge in a variety of foodie delights. Take your time sampling cheese, wine, chocolate, and more, all within a short drive from Timboon.

  • Arrive at the Port Campbell National Park and start your exploration of the iconic 12 Apostles. Marvel at the breathtaking limestone stacks rising from the Southern Ocean and capture memorable photos. If you prefer a different perspective head to nearby Loch Ard Gorge.

  • Settle into your luxury rural retreat at Anchors, Port Campbell for the night or explore dinner options in Port Campbell.

Day 3:

Gibson Steps Beach

  • Wake up before the sun for the jaw-dropping experience of seeing the sun rise at the 12 Apostles.This is the quietest time to visit and we think the most spectacular.

  • Use one of the local shuttle service or tour operators to go to Princetown where you can join the world-renowned Great Ocean Walk. Walk a section the 7km section from Princetown to the 12 Apostles. Enjoy the coastal scenery, views and wildlife.

  • Take the Great Ocean Road on your journey back home, making stops at diverse coastal villages along the way. Explore the unique charm of these villages and soak in the beauty of the coastline.

The 12 Apostles Coast and Hinterland is a nature lovers’ paradise. With towering limestone stacks and rolling green hills you won’t want to leave.

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Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Great Ocean Road region the Wadawurrung, Eastern Maar & Gunditjmara. We pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging. We recognise and respect their unique cultural heritage and the connection to their traditional lands. We commit to building genuine and lasting partnerships that recognise, embrace and support the spirit of reconciliation, working towards self-determination, equity of outcomes and an equal voice for Australia’s first people.