Escape from the hustle and bustle of city life and explore the tranquil surroundings of Apollo Bay in Australia.
Apollo Bay on the Great Ocean Road has supurb panoramic views of the coast and lush parklands and forests that make up the Otway Ranges.
Being such a pristine part of the world, it is easy to see why the Apollo Bay tourism industry generates most of the town's revenue. The town is also well known for its fishing and dairy produce.
Apollo Bay is a hub for creativity with galleries, museums, statues and cafes scattered throughout the township. The town is also renowned for its annual music festival run in April. There are affordable and scenic places to stay including cabins, caravan parks and camping sites.
You cannot help but experience Mother Nature at its most glorious in Apollo Bay Victoria. There are many scenic walks through forests and parklands overlooking the marine sanctuary and the coast. There are short trips, day trips and overnight walks that allow you to soak up the ambience and get close to nature.
Several sporting events also take place along the Great Ocean Road stretch. The weather in Apollo Bay will make the walks that much more invigorating with cool to warm conditions throughout half the year. During June to October, whale watching is a popular activity for locals and tourists alike.
Australia's newest walking track takes in 91 kilometres from Apollo Bay.
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