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Great Ocean Walks

Walk on the Wildside

From rugged coastline and pristine beaches to ancient rainforest and spectacular waterfalls, join us on one of our adventures to explore some of the Otways’ Natural Wonders.

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We specialize in leading personalized guided tours along the Great Ocean Road, in the Great Otway National Park and along the Great Ocean Walk. We take small groups at a relaxed pace to maximize your experience and minimise our impact on the environment.
Our tailored tours give you the option to walk from 1 day to a week.

Our 3 to 7 day tours include transport from Melbourne along the Great Ocean Road and a visit to the Cape Otway Light station and 12 Apostles.

We are spoilt for choice with fantastic accommodation along the walk.
You have a choice of panoramic ocean views or quiet bush retreats.
To feel really close to nature camp along the way at one of the purpose built walk in campsites.

Bruce, your local guide has a degree in zoology and botany and ten years experience in outdoor education. Let him show you the most beautiful places and reveal the rich history and unique flora and fauna of the area.

We offer specialized tours to reveal the secrets of the Otways. There are Waterfalls, Rainforest walks and quiet rivers or you might want to find a unique animal like a Platypus or Sugar glider. Then there are the wonderful displays of orchids in the heath land during spring. The choice is endless.

3 day: Shipwreck trek


3 day 2 night tour along the Great Ocean Walk

We explore the more remote segments of the Great Ocean Walk to give you a taste of the unique variation of this rugged coastline. You will be inspired by the long sandy beaches and spectacular Cliff top views.

Includes: 3 days walk on the Great Ocean Walk, all meals, Transport from Melbourne, 2 night’s accommodation,
Day pack, map, water and snacks.

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4 day: Dinosaur discovery tour

4 day 3 night tour along the Great Ocean Walk

We travel along the Great Ocean Road and pass through the Great Otway National Park to see platypus in the wild.
We then explore an ancient rainforest and a beautiful waterfall.

Discover Dinosaur cove and its fossil history and visit the remains of shipwrecks along this treacherous coastline. Hear the stories of their fateful voyages and heroic rescues. We stop along the way for lunch and arrive back in time for a great meal.

Includes: 3 days walk on the Great Ocean Walk, Platypus tour, Transport from Melbourne, all meals, 3 night’s accommodation, Day pack, map, water and snacks.


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7 day: The Great Walk

7 day, 6 night tour along the Great Ocean Walk

Walk the whole 91 km from Apollo Bay to the 12 Apostles.
This is a fantastic way to see the Victorian coastline. We walk up to 15km each day and arrive to a hot shower and cooked meal.

We travel along the Great Ocean Road from Torquay to the 12 Apostles and stop along the way to see Koalas and Kangaroos.
We visit the Cape Otway Light station and the remains of many shipwrecks and also a take time for a waterfall and rainforest walk.

Includes: 6 days walk on the Great Ocean Walk, all meals, Transport from Melbourne, 6 night’s accommodation, Day pack, map, water and snacks.


We can arrange a variety of therapeutic massages upon request.

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Additional Tour information
  • With our 3 to 7 day packages we stay at a variety of 3-4 star accommodation.
  • Choose between coastal or bush settings.
  • Tours are fully catered for with an array of fine local produce.
  • Each section of the Great Ocean Walk is between 12 and 15km.

Add on tours : We can arrange a variety of optional extras

  • Try flying over the Twelve Apostles or Fly high at the Tree Top Walk.
  • Take a journey back in time at the Cape Otway Light station.
  • There are Platypus tours, Seal tours, Fishing, Surfing and horse riding.
  • Or also koala, wallaby and Kangaroo viewing. The choice is yours.
Contact Us: We offer flexible tours upon request. We can design a tour for you.
 

Otway Eco Tours & Great Ocean Walks
ph: +61 0419 670 985 info@platypustours.net.au

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