1. The Great Ocean Road
Touted as one of the world’s scenic coastal drives, The Great Ocean Road is a fascinating 250km-stretch that's sure to appeal to every kind of traveller. It starts approximately 103km from Melbourne’s Central Business District in the coastal town of Torquay, offering a slew of pristine fine dining spots, breweries and seaside cafés fit for any epicurean escapade.
There are plenty of other reasons to stop and take in the scenery, including a visit to beautiful beachside towns for coffee stops, surf lessons, art galleries and iconic landmarks like the 12 Apostles rock formations and dreamy lighthouses aplenty.
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