Best Walks of the Great Ocean Road & the Otways, a new book in Woodslanes hugely successful walking guides series, introduces the best walks for visitors and residents alike, ranging from leisurely beach-side strolls to the more rugged ...
Author: Julie & Fahey Mundy
Publisher: Woodslane Press
Best Walks of the Great Ocean Road & the Otways, a new book in Woodslanes hugely successful walking guides series, introduces the best walks for visitors and residents alike, ranging from leisurely beach-side strolls to the more rugged tracks deep in the bush. Detailed descriptions and maps help the reader explore the regions parks, bushland, ......
Walks, Beaches, Heritage, Ecology, Towns and Sustainable Tourism Through
Southwest Victoria Richard Everist ... In most parts of the Great Ocean Road
region, the water is excellent – and it is always safe. not least, there's the Rip Curl
Pro at Bells Beach, the oldest professional surfing competition in the world, ...
Because 'Huey', the god of surf, is fickle, events often move to where the best
Author: Richard Everist
Category: Great Ocean Road (Vic.)
The Great Ocean Road region - the southwest coastline of Victoria - is simply extraordinary. This book unlocks the sights, activities and background context for visitors and locals - using maps, pictures and words. It is for everyone who is interested in exploring and learning about the region from Geelong to Portland. Sustainability depends first on knowledge, second on discerning customers and communities, and third on responsible businesses. This book features a number of businesses that are responding to the challenge, and:* details on hundreds of accessible sights* maps and information on over 50 sustainable activities including beach and surf guides, walking track notes, national parks and reserves and over 50 cities, towns and villages with more than 60 heritage sites.* fascinating background context including environmental issues, Aboriginal and European heritage, geology, ecosystems, flora and fauna
From Apollo Bay, the Great Ocean Road soon enters the 53,000-acre Great
Otway National Park, stretching south along the coast from Anglesea ... Three
kilometres north of Cape Otway, the turn-off to Blanket Bay is a good location for
spotting koalas. ... Before continuing west, it's well worth taking a detour to the
Otway Fly Treetop Walk, about fifteen minutes' drive east of Lavers Hill (daily 9am
Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
The Rough Guide Snapshot to Victoria is the ultimate travel guide to this fascinating part of Australia. It guides you through the region with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, whether you're bushwalking in Wilsons Promontory National Park or cruising down the Great Ocean Road, giving in to gluttony in the Milawa Gourmet Region or revisiting the goldrush in Bendigo. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, shops, bars and nightlife, ensuring you have the best trip possible, whether passing through, staying for a few days or longer. Also included is the Basics section from the Rough Guide to Australia, with all the practical information you need for travelling in and around Australia, including transport, food, drink, costs, health, entry requirements and outdoor activities. Also published as part of the Rough Guide to Australia. Full coverage: the Great Ocean Road including Torquay, Lorne, Apollo Bay, the Shipwreck Coast, Warrnambool, Port Fairy and Portland, the Goldfields including Bendigo, Castlemaine, Daylsesford and Ballarat, Ararat, the Grampians, the Murray Region including Mildura and Echuca, Gippsland including Wilsons Promontory and Mallacoota, the Hume Highway and Kelly Country, the Victorian Alps including Bright. (Equivalent printed page extent 114 pages).
Melbourne boasts a huge range of beautiful natural environments, making the it perfect for exploring on foot. Melbournes Best River, Bay and Lakeside Walks, joining the hugely successful walking guides series from Woodslane Press, introduces the best walks for visitors and residents alike.
Author: Publishing, Explore AustraliaPublish On: 2013-04-20
The incredibly comprehensive guide you hold in your hands is packed with great
ideas of where to take your next camping ... For a first hiking trip, it's best to start
with an overnight walk over not too great a distance (no more than about ten ...
Author: Publishing, Explore Australia
Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing
If you’re camping along the Great Ocean Road, there’s only one guide you need to take with you, and that’s Camping around the Great Ocean Road. This ebook features all the best camping areas lining this scenic route, from caravan parks with fantastic amenities to the campsites where the only thing provided is the view. Each camping area has a description of the site, directions on how to get there, as well as a comprehensive list of facilities and activities at the camping area, including whether the area is dog friendly, suitable for caravans, has dump points, toilets, drinking water and more. You’ll also find information on what to do along the route, as well as nearby towns and attractions you can’t miss.
VICIURIA Planning the Great South West Walk Before embarking on the Great
South West Walk ( GSWw ) , an unforgettable trekking adventure , Pr some ... The best time to undertake the GSWW is in autumn ( between March and May ) or
September and December . ... Hwy ( A1 ) , or 453km via the Great Ocean Rd (
B100 ) .
Lonely Planet's Best Day Walks Australia is your passport to 60 escapes into nature.
Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher: Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet's Best Day Walks Australiais your passport to 60 escapes into nature. Stretch your legs away from the city by picking a walk that works for you, from just a couple of hours to a full day, from easy to hard. Stroll vine-striped hillsides, discover hidden coastlines, or explore the Outback. Get to the heart of Australia and begin your journey now! InsideLonely Planet's Best Day Walks AustraliaTravel Guide: Colour maps and images throughout Special features -on Australia's highlights for walkers, kid-friendly walks, accessible trails and what to take Best for...section helps you plan your trip and select walks that appeal to your interests Region profilescover when to go, where to stay, what's on, cultural insights, and local food and drink recommendations to refuel and refresh. Featured regions include: Sydney & Around, Byron Bay to the Sunshine Coast, The Daintree & the Far North, the Outback, The Kimberley & Pilbara, Southwest Forests to the Sea, Flinders to Fleurieu, Grampians to the High Country, the Prom to the Great Ocean Road, and Tasmania Essential infoat your fingertips- walk itineraries accompa(more...)
This handbook on Australia features accounts of every region, from Tasmania to the Tropics, and topics from trekking in the national parks to cafe society in Melbourne. It covers practicalities with recommendations of the best places to stay, eat and drink and it includes information on how to get around. It gives advice on all the activities - whether it is diving on the Great Barrier Reef, driving across the Outback, bungee-jumping or just cruising around Sydney Harbour. Coverage of the essential background, with topics as diverse as local food and wine, the natural environment, aboriginal issues and Australian film, is included.
Cradle Mountain & Lake St. Clair National Park ( TAS ) : The 80km ( 50 - mile )
Overland Track is the best hike in Australia . The trek , from Cradle Mountain to ...
National Park ” in chapter 15 . • The Great Ocean Walk ( VIC ) : This 91km ( 56 -
mile ) trail from Apollo Bay to Glenample Homestead ( near the Twelve Apostles )
on Victoria's Great Ocean Road is designed so walkers can “ step on - step off ” at
Author: Ron Crittall
Frommer's. The best trips start here. Experience a place the way the locals do. Enjoy the best it has to offer. From the Outback to the Great Barrier Reef and everywhere in between, let our expert authors guide you around Down Under. Outspoken opinions on what's worth your time and what's not. Exact prices, so you can plan the perfect trip whatever your budget. Off-the-beaten-path experiences and undiscovered gems, plus new takes on top attractions.
The area is accessible by car along the Great Ocean Road between Princetown
and Peterborough . Lodging Both the visitor center ... Some of the best short walks are the 2 % -hour climb to the summit of Mt. William , the 24 - hour hike to
In the area : The Langi The Great Ocean Road leads to this at - Ghiran State Park
. 13 . 5 km east off the tractive coastal town , the centre of a rich Western Hwy .
has scenic walks to the dairying and fishing area . The largest fishnearby
The tenth edition of this established guide to road travel combines detailed and clear maps with information on holiday regions, accommodation, and places and events of interest. Assists travellers in planning, undertaking and enjoying their holidays. First published in 1980.
Great Ocean Road & South - West Coast GREAT OCEAN ROAD The Great Ocean Road , which runs between HIGHLIGHTS ... It Aireys Inlet - its beaches , bushwalks , bike has lush rainforests , sheer and ragged cliffs , rides , horse rides
, and overall vibe ... some of Victoria's first permanent European settleof the best
and most popular bushwalks in ment ; the Lower Glenelg National Park ; and the
Author: Mark Armstrong
Publisher: Lonely Planet
This volume offers coverage of the best galleries, gardens, wineries and festivals. It includes details of Melbourne's restaurants, cafes and nightclubs, and information on Victoria's extensive national park system, outdoor activities such as bushwalking skiing and whitewater rafting
GREAT OCEAN ROAD UKLA UCLAINAVAD GREAT OCEAN ROAD
UREAUCLAIN ROAD GREAT OCEAN ROAD ... The inviting Port of Call ( 85
Bentinck St ) , a cafe on the waterfront , is good value for breakfast or lunch . ...
Blowholes Rd continues out to a car park at Cape Duquesne , from where walking tracks lead to a platform overlooking the rocky blowholes , which spout
water into the air during ...
Author: Jon Murray
Victoria, Australia, is home to the Melbourne headquarters of Lonely Planet. This wonderful travel guide includes new chapters on outdoor activities such as bushwalking, camping, skiing and rock climbing; an accomodation recommendation to suit all budgets; a guide to Melbourne's restuarants, shopping areas, spectator sports and night life; and more. Color photos, maps.