Great Ocean Walk, Bay of Islands Coastal Park, Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia
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National parks & reserves

Observe deserted coastlines with towering limestone stacks and immense sand dunes to ancient rainforests and old volcanoes in national parks and reserves in the Great Ocean Road region, displaying the diversity of nature at its very best.

Marine and coastal parks
Pounded by wild seas and fierce winds, the coastlines of the Port Campbell National Park and Bay of Islands Coastal Park have been sculpted over millions of years to become one of the most breathtakingly beautiful natural areas in the world. Further down the coast the Discovery Bay Coastal Park is a majestic 50-kilometre sweep of ocean beach, huge dunes and coastal lakes.

Rainforest and inland parks
Some of Australia's best rainforest scenery can be found in the Great Otway National Park. See ancient mossy trees, cool fern gullies, waterfalls and a coast of tall cliffs and sandy beaches.Visit Lower Glenelg National Park offering stunning river scenery including a spectacular 15-kilometre long gorge and the Princess Margaret Rose Cave.

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Point Danger Marine Sanctuary

Point Danger Marine Sanctuary

Torquay

Located in Torquay, one of Victoria's favourite seaside towns, the reef is ideal for snorkelling and exploring the diverse marine life at low tide....

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Port Campbell National Park

Port Campbell National Park

Port Campbell

Port Campbell National Park is world famous for its extraordinary collection of wave-sculpted rock formations and the Twelve Apostles. Loch Ard...

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Mount Richmond National Park

Mount Richmond National Park

Gorae West

Mount Richmond is an extinct volcano surrounded by low, flat land. The volcano is covered with a layer of sand blown inland long ago from Discovery...

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Point Addis Marine National Park

Point Addis Marine National Park

Anglesea

The Point Addis Marine National Park features spectacular scenery with wide sandy beaches, crumbling limestone and sandstone cliffs, rocky platforms...

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Melba Gully

Melba Gully

Lavers Hill

Known as the Jewel of the Otways, Melba Gully is one of the wettest places in the state. The gully has prolific plant growth and is a dense...

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The Arches Marine Sanctuary

The Arches Marine Sanctuary

Port Campbell

Just off the coast near Port Campbell, The Arches Marine Sanctuary protects 45ha of remarkable seascape. This area is known for the above water...

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Bay of Islands

Bay of Islands Coastal Park

Peterborough

Take in stunning views on a walk through the coastal heathland of the Bay of Islands Coastal Park, stretching from Peterborough almost to Warrnambool.

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Enfield State Park

Enfield State Park

Enfield

Now a haven for wildlife, Enfield State parks was once dominated by tents and diggers from around the world during Victoria's gold rush. Visit the...

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Crawford River Regional Park

Crawford River Regional Park

Hotspur

Crawford River Regional Park offers fine views of riverside and valley vegetation. Enjoy a pleasant bushwalk, try your luck fishing for Redfin and...

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Serendip Sanctuary

Serendip Sanctuary

Lara

The sanctuary, an excellent example of the open grassy woodlands and wetlands of the volcanic Western Plains, is the perfect place to learn about and...

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