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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Marengo Reefs Marine Sanctuary

Marengo

Just past Apollo Bay, off the world famous Great Ocean Road, Marengo Reefs Marine Sanctuary protects 12ha of ocean waters. About 150m offshore, this...

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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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Barwon Bluff Marine Sanctuary

Barwon Heads

Located near the mouth of Barwon River, Barwon Bluff Marine Sanctuary protects 17ha of predominately composed of reef. The eastern half of the reef...

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Great Otway National Park

Great Otway National Park

Lorne

The Great Otway National Park stretches from Torquay through to Princetown and up through the Otways hinterland towards Colac. The park features...

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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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Eagle Rock Marine Sanctuary

Aireys Inlet

Located at Aireys Inlet, this park protects 17ha of ocean waters and projects about 300m offshore. Composed of both hard basalt and rubbly limestone,...

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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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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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Steiglitz Historic Park

Steiglitz Historic Park

Steiglitz

Situated between Geelong and Ballarat, Steiglitz is almost a ghost town today but in the 1860s and 1890s it was a busy goldmining township with...

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