Art & culture
Stroll through historic towns and discover arts and culture inspired by the spectacular coastal scenery. The villages and towns of the Great Ocean Road region are dotted with art galleries and studios belonging to local artists and crafts people. Visit one of the many local museums dedicated to the region's maritime history including Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum, depicting life in a typical Australian seaport village between 1850 and 1900, and the Portland Maritime Museum, where you can explore treasures rescued from shipwrecks.
Experience the eclectic art scene throughout the Great Ocean Road region from seaside village studios to large collections at regional centres.
Visit a diverse range of museums that capture and display the region's rich maritime and farming history and the birth of Australian surfing legends.
Discover the wealth of public art works along the Geelong waterfront from the whimsical Baywalk Bollards to the Cargo Boxes and Paving Splats.