|Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre provides visitors with information on accommodation, tours, things to see and do in Apollo Bay and the Otways. They also have an Interpretation centre, interesting souvenirs and gifts available to suit all ages. Free maps and general information handout sheets.
With the charm of a fishing village, golden sandy beaches nestled into the lush green foothills of the Otway Ranges, Apollo Bay truly is 'Paradise by the Sea.' Located on the awe inspiring coastline of the Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay is 186 kilometres south-west of Melbourne or three hours by car.
Whether it be a romantic getaway, family holiday, business conference or time to simply relax, there really is something for everyone. From lush rainforests and the magnificent waterfalls of the Otway's to superb restaurants and cafes, tearooms, art galleries and shops, museums, golf course, harbour with an active fishing fleet, sandy beaches and a wide variety of adventurous sports, there are numerous experiences awaiting you.
Apollo Bay and the Otway's is a great base from which to explore the spectacular scenery that abounds in the surrounding Great Otway National Park. Get ready to pull on those hiking boots and experience the new 91 kilometres Great Ocean Walk featuring some of the most remarkable coast and forest scenery in the country. Visit the Cape Otway Light station, the Otway Fly Treetop Walk, also the cliffs and rock formations of the Twelve Apostles and Port Campbell National Park.
Apollo Bay and the Otway's boasts a wide range of accommodation including bed and breakfasts, rural retreats, self-contained cottages, backpackers, caravan parks, motels and executive units.
While you are in Apollo Bay make sure you visit the Information Centre on the foreshore, to find out the many more activities available to you during your stay.
9:00am -5:00pm daily. Closed Christmas Day only.