Apollo Bay Visitor Information
Welcome to Apollo Bay
Apollo Bay is a picturesque coastal town located on the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Australia. It offers stunning scenery, plenty of outdoor activities, and a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.
Things to Do
- Visit the beach: Apollo Bay boasts a beautiful sandy beach, perfect for swimming or sunbathing.
- Explore the Great Otway National Park: The park is home to ancient rainforests, waterfalls, and abundant wildlife.
- Go fishing: The town is known for its fishing opportunities, with plenty of options for both freshwater and saltwater fishing.
- Take a scenic drive: The Great Ocean Road offers some of the most stunning coastal scenery in the world.
- Sample local cuisine: Apollo Bay is renowned for its fresh seafood, and there are plenty of great restaurants to try.
Where to Stay
There are plenty of accommodation options in Apollo Bay, ranging from camping and caravan parks to luxury hotels and apartments. Some popular choices include:
- Apollo Bay Holiday Park
- Marengo Holiday Park
- Seaview Motel and Apartments
- Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn
Apollo Bay is located approximately 2.5 hours' drive from Melbourne along the Great Ocean Road. There are also daily bus services from Melbourne and other major cities.
When to Visit
Apollo Bay is a popular destination year-round. The summer months (December to February) are the busiest, with warm temperatures and plenty of sunshine. Autumn (March to May) offers cooler temperatures and beautiful autumn colours. Winter (June to August) can be cold and rainy, but is a great time to avoid the crowds. Spring (September to November) brings warmer temperatures and beautiful wildflowers.
Visit Apollo Bay
Apollo Bay is a beautiful and welcoming town, perfect for a relaxing holiday or an adventurous getaway. With plenty of activities, accommodation options, and stunning scenery, it's no wonder that visitors return year after year.