Experience the Great Ocean Road in style, with time to relax and fully appreciate the wonders of this world famous route. Stay on the lookout for some very special animals including whales, dolphins, echidnas and bandicoots.
You will have time to stroll along the wild beaches or stop for a coffee at the striking Split Point Lighthouse and take in the awe-inspiring scenery. You will stop at Apollo Bay, a tranquil seaside town where you can stop for lunch (not included).
Oceania provides exclusive access to an ancient Eucalyptus Forest walk, located at the iconic Great Ocean Ecolodge where you can have close encounters with koalas, kangaroos and native birds. As a passenger with us, you will be contributing to the Great Ocean Ecolodge's conservation program to protect the local tiger quolls, koalas and unique flora.
A truly unique day out, capped off by a visit to the epic Twelve Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge.
The Great Ocean Road Tour runs daily from Melbourne with a minimum of two and a maximum of 12 passengers. Pick-up and drop-off from the hotel is included and airport transfers are possible. Refer to the Oceania website for full details.
Price & booking
Tour pricing information (GST included)
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Daily departures. Rates per person. Includes exclusive access to Great Ocean Ecolodge to see koalas and kangaroos.
German, Spanish or Italian
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sundays. Includes exclusive access to Great Ocean Ecolodge to see koalas and kangaroos.
Cancellation and booking policy
For all half and full day tours: If not given 24 hours notice before start or 'no show' there will be no refund.For Phillip Island tour including Skybox: If not given 24 hours notice before start or 'no show' there will be no refund. If cancelling 48 hours before start, 40 per cent of tour cost is retained. If 72 hours before start, 20 per cent of tour cost is retained. If more than 72 hours before start, you are eligible for a full refund.Cancellation policy for inter-city public tours: If not given 24 hours notice before start or 'no show' there will be no refund. If 71 hours to 25 hours prior to tour commencement: 70 per cent of tour cost is retained. If between 13 days and 72 hours prior to tour commencement, 50 per cent of the tour cost is retained. If between 29 days and 14 days prior to tour commencement, 20 per cent of the tour cost is retained. And if cancelling between 60 days and 30 days prior to tour commencement, 10 per cent of the tour cost is retained.
Tour starting location
Loch Ard Gorge
Great Ocean Ecolodge
- Animal Viewing
- Nature based
Oceania Tours and Safaris runs premium small group and private tours of Melbourne's major attractions and hidden gems as well as unforgettable day tours to Phillip Island, the Great Ocean Road and around Victoria.
Oceania Tours and Safaris prides itself on the expertise of their local guides who are passionate about making your visit special and the small size of all their tours (never more than 12 passengers). They are specialists in foreign language tours as their clever guides speak fluent English, Spanish, Italian and German.
You can book a regular small group tour, or Oceania Tours and Safaris can help you to create your own unforgettable itinerary on one of their Private Tours or Unique Experience Tours.
In Melbourne, you can choose between the Melbourne City Tour to visit the city's star attractions, or the unique Aboriginal Melbourne Tour to discover the city's fascinating indigenous significance.
The day tours to Phillip Island and the Great Ocean Road combine nature experiences with wildlife and give plenty of opportunities to encounter Victoria's incredible landscapes and friendly people.
Hotel pick-ups are included on all tours and airport transfers are possible. Oceania Tours also operates a fleet of luxury mini-coaches providing deluxe travel on a charter basis.
Visit their helpful website for more information and to make a booking, available in English, German, Italian and Spanish.
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- The Ecotourism Association of Australia
Tour operator is licensed to conduct tours on public land