Wreck Beach, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia
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Short walks

Walkers of almost any ability can step on and step off sections of the 104-kilometre Great Ocean Walk trail. Complete a circuit walk for something new to see at every stage or return along the same path for a different perspective. Shuttle services are available for pick up and drop off between your parked car or accommodation, and key points along the trail. Short walks are less than 2-3 hours in length, easy to hard in difficulty, are circuit and/or return walks and easily accessible from main park visitor nodes.

Aire Bridge, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia

Aire River Escarpment Lookout Walk

Discover the peaceful estuarine waters of Aire River, the Hordenvale Wetlands and the impressive view from the Escarpment Lookout over the ocean.

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Cape Otway Lightstation, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia

Lighthouse Cemetery and Lookout Walk

Take the gravel path that leads walkers through beard heath to a lookout point with views across to the lighthouse, telegraph station and the ocean.

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Shelly Beach Walk, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia

Shelly Beach Walk

Stroll along one of the best short walks on the Great Ocean Walk, this track traverses through fern gullies, coastal scrub, beach and rocky platforms.

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The Gables Lookout, Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Australia

The Gables Lookout Walk

Walk through a Casuarina grove to the ocean lookout at The Gables and see the reefs around Moonlight Head - watch out for seabirds and whales.

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Wreck Beach, Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia

Wreck Beach Walk

Descend over 350 steps to Wreck Beach on a difficult but rewarding walk that takes you to the anchors of the shipwrecks Marie Gabrielle and the Fiji.

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Great Ocean Road