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Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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Well resourced and helpful

Right in town on foreshore. Heaps of free maps and leaflets. If you're planning walks in the Ottway... read more

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Andy B
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Adelaide River, Australia
Friendly staff!

I didn’t now how to manage my great ocean road and Grampians Road trip in a few days, but the lady... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fallon S
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Located on the foreshore in Apollo Bay, The Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre offers detailed information on a wide range of Great Ocean Road and Otway's attractions, tours and accommodation options. Additional visitor services include...more
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100 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Reviewed today

Right in town on foreshore. Heaps of free maps and leaflets. If you're planning walks in the Ottway Ranges, you'll really want to get their leaflet which grades the difficulty of each walk, it's distance, duration etc.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn’t now how to manage my great ocean road and Grampians Road trip in a few days, but the lady @ the visitor center has really been a great help!More

Thank Fallon S
Apollo Bay V, Tourism Assistant at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit! We are happy to hear you enjoyed visiting our centre and that our helpful staff were able to assist and give you some extra insight on activities or highlights ! We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The elevated walkways make access to the viewing points very easy. There are no steps on the walkways so wheelchair and pram friendly.

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Apollo Bay V, Tourism Assistant at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit! We are happy to hear you found the Great Ocean Road accessible and had a good time exploring the region! Kind regards, The Gorvic Team

Reviewed 9 October 2018

Basically you should use the local resources who know the area and can help you see all that's available While this is true of all information centres - this one was particularly worthwhileMore

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Apollo Bay V, Tourism Assistant at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit! We are happy to hear you enjoyed visiting our centre and that our helpful staff were able to assist and give you some extra insight on activities or highlights ! We...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

We traveled the ocean road by driving from Melbourne out to the 12 Apostles. The drive along the ocean is amazing. At times the road travels away from the ocean, which allows you to experience the farming part of the South Wales. There are plenty...More

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Apollo Bay V, Tourism Assistant at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Hi Brad Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit! We are happy to hear you enjoyed visiting the Great Ocean Road. We hope to you had a wonderful time exploring the region, Kind regards, The Gorvic Team

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We didnt need help with the great ocean road as we already had our own tour guide, but they offered us maps for the next part of our journey which was invaluable, as without a map, it is very difficult to plan where to stay...More

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Apollo Bay V, Tourist Assistant at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit! We are happy to hear you enjoyed visiting our centre and that our helpful staff were able help! We hope to see you back here soon! Kind regards, The Gorvic Team

Reviewed 30 May 2018

Very well laid out. Plenty of information. Lots of reasonable priced souvenirs. Very kind and obliging staff.

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Apollo Bay V, Front Office Manager at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you for your review - we're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. Please stop in next time you're in the area.

Reviewed 29 March 2018

Staff very friendly, very knowledgeable in local area,helpful in finding us accomadation. clean, inviting centre,More

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Apollo Bay V, Tourism Assistant at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Hi Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit! We are happy to hear you enjoyed visiting our centre and that our helpful staff were able to assist in accommodation! We hope to you had a wonderful time exploring the...More

Reviewed 24 March 2018

I did not catch her name. I was there getting brochures for plaes to go around Apollo Bay and a kind lady asked me where would I like to go. I was recommended to visit Otaway Lighthouse about 45min to 60 mins away. I could...More

Thank KennyQQ
Apollo Bay V, Tourism Assistant at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Hi Kenny Thanks for taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit! We are happy to hear you enjoyed visiting our centre and that our helpful staff were able to help you plan your visit to the Otway Lightstation. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the centre to get some tips for our two week holiday in Apollo Bay. We learnt a lot from the displays and takeaway brochure information on offer, but asking specific questions to the volunteer staff (a woman who had lived all her life...More

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Apollo Bay V, Tourism Assistant at Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Hi Jude Thanks for taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit! We are lucky to have volunteer staff at the centre to help our busy staff members, will pass on the feedback!We are happy to hear you enjoyed visiting our centre and...More

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