Hiking, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia
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Day walks

Walkers of almost any ability can step on and step off sections of the 104-kilometre Great Ocean Walk trail. Complete a circuit walk for something new to see at every stage or return along the same path for a different perspective. Shuttle services are available for pick up and drop off between your parked car or accommodation, and key points along the trail. Day walks are up to 6 hours in length, return walks or car shuffle, accessible from the parks' main visitor nodes. The time, distance and terrain make these walks more challenging.

Castle Cove Lookout, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia

Aire River to Johanna Beach Hike

Hike through diverse terrain from Aire River to beautiful Johanna Beach and pass a heathland of spring wildflowers and experience awesome sea views.

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Aire River, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia

Cape Otway to Aire River Hike

Walk to Aire River from the Cape Otway lightstation, carving your way through wind sculpted dunes, coastal scrubland and calcified cliffs.

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Shelly Beach, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia

Marengo to Shelly Beach Hike

Follow the path along low cliff tops overlooking the ocean, exposed hilltops from Marengo beaches to picturesque and sheltered forest at Shelly Beach.

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Princetown, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia

Princetown to Glenample Hike

Hike from Princetown along cliff tops through coastal scrubland and low heath to Glenample and be rewarded with spectacular views of the 12 Apostles.

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