Lorne Victoria Australia

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Seaside Great Ocean Road Town of Lorne. Seaside Great Ocean Road Town of Lorne. Ken Nicholson

Visit this Great Ocean Road Region Destination of Lorne

Situated South West of Melbourne and located between Aireys Inlet and Wye River on Victoria's popular scenic coastal drive, the Great Ocean Road is the beach town of Lorne, set on the coastal waters of Loutit  Bay and surrounded by the rainforests of the Otway  Ranges. While visiting many of the surf beaches on the Great Ocean Road, remember to take in the surrounding natural beauty of the waterfall, rain forests,  which makes this region unique.Being a coastal township, seafood is one of its main product. Head down to Lorne pier and the fisherman's coop will provide you with the freshest of seafood the ocean has to offer. A great deal of the local catch is used in the restaurants of Lorne or you can stroll along Mountjoy Parade, here you will be able to be tempted by the restaurant and Cafe menu's, boutiques, surfwear retailers, galleries, and bookshops. Why not extend your stay and enjoy the varied accommodation on offer in our directory. Looking for a little more?

What Lorne is renowned for -

Surfing, swimming, and fishing - try surfing the point, or boogie board or body surf the waves or fish from the rock ledges.
Shopping and Markets - visit the galleries and craft stores, and taste the regions produce in January, June, and November the Lorne Foreshore Market is held on the foreshore overlooking Loutit Bay.
Pier to Pub Swim - visit Lorne to be a part of this annual 1.2-km open water swimming race from Lorne pier to the Lorne pub in Loutit Bay held in January.
Cultural, Heritage & Natural Attractions - Or you can visit Lorne Historical Society at Mountjoy Parade to view Lorne's past or see how it would have look by visiting the Grand Pacific Hotel at 268 Mountjoy Parade or Erskine House the oldest permanently operating guesthouse in Victoria now incorporated in Mantra Lorne or discover the Erskine Falls cascading into a beautiful fern gully
Walk or Cycle - take in surrounding natural beauty of the ocean and National Parks, which makes this region unique or just enjoy a picnic lunch on the foreshore.

 

 

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