Plug into the elements and then slip into comfort
How to get to Port Campbell
Seafood and local brews!
Port Campbell is a is home to a small fishing fleet that can supply fresh to restaurants and the local pub. Why not treat yourself to a real taste of the region treat and choose Southern Rock Lobster (crayfish) or Abalone on the menu when you're next in town?
And to stay with the theme of local provenance we suggest you accompany your meal with a Newton's Ridge Estate Wine or a craft beer from Sow and Piglets Brewery brewed fresh in the heart of town.
Pure, simple, fresh and tasty!
Coastal Trails & Lookouts
Stay close to enjoy the National Park at the quietest and best times of the day in the morning and in the golden hour before sunset. Take your time and find your own space on the trails and lookouts of one of the world's most spectacular coastlines.
Adventure activity advice for 12 Apostles Coast and Hinterland and the Great Ocean Road.
Pack your gear and click here for information and advice on trail running, cycling, surfing, kayaking, canoeing, Great Ocean Walk, snorkelling, swimming and scuba opportunities.
Port Campbell Jetty
Is this the most spectacular setting for an ocean jetty on the planet?
Feeling lucky? Why not throw in a line for a chance to catch Trevally, Australian Salmon or even Squid for the freshest of Calamari.
Let the kids go wild!
Hunt the roaring wind, navigate for hidden treasure, explore the night sky, track local fauna,
learn to read history in rocks and use your detective skills to uncover the secrets of our southern landscapes. Drop into the Port Campbell Visitor Information Centre and find out more about our free activities and equipment loan.
Let the wind play with your hair and the sand massage your feet. Bring a book or bring your bike. Give in to the natural flow, go slow or go go go. Run, walk, ride, reflect and recharge. Then slip into comfort at days end.
Snuggled up and wrapped around a breathtaking horseshoe bay, it is easy to fall under the spell of Port Campbell.
Fill your lungs with fresh air, sample local flavours then slip into comfort in a fantastic selection of accommodation ranging from luxury apartments, seaside shacks, private rooms, cabins, camping and friendly backpacking establishments.
Come as you are and leave a little different.....but be warned, you may never want to leave!
Southern Ocean Motor Inn
Whether you are staying for a few days to enjoy the rugged and beautiful scenery of the Great Ocean Road and shipwreck Coast, or just passing through; you will be made welcome and comfortable at the Southern Ocean Motor Inn.
Southern Ocean Villas
Contemporary accommodation in Port Campbell. Ideally located in a tranquil, landscaped environment on the edge of the picturesque Port Campbell National Park, famous for its rugged beauty, Shipwreck Coast and...
Port Campbell Guesthouse and Flashpackers
Port Campbell Guesthouse and Flash Packers is an original fishing shack built in 1901, lovingly renovated to suit today’s traveller.
Holiday Here This Year STAY4PAY3 - Anchors Port Campbell
Book our "Anchors Romance" and receive an extra night on us free this year!
Package includes a breakfast hamper of local produce, a bottle of local Basalt wine and Gorge Chocolates on arrival.
Sea Foam Villas
Offering superb self-contained apartment accommodation, Sea Foam Villas are just metres away from the beach in Port Campbell, vibrant heart of the Great Ocean Road and Shipwreck Coast.
Anchors Beach House
Anchors Beach House is the newest addition to the Anchors accommodation fleet in Port Campbell, on Victoria’s Great Ocean Road.
12 Rocks Restaurant
Large restaurant on the beach front in Port Campbell, located only 10 minutes drive from the world famous 12 Apostles and many other beautiful natural attractions.
Waves Cafe, Bar and Restaurant
Waves Restaurant is all about fantastic food with sensational flavours. Offering a large range of a la carte dishes with an Asian influence on many of those.
Nico's Pizza and Pasta
If you are visiting the Twelve Apostles, you are only a short drive from Port Campbell's iconic Nico's Italian Pizza and Pasta Restaurant - a local institution for more than...
12 Apostles Food Artisans
The 12 Apostles Gourmet Trail gives visitors to the 12 Apostles Coast and Hinterland the chance to experience amazing artisan food and beverage destinations with gourmet cheese makers, single malt whisky, rich Timboon Ice Cream, chocolate, fudge, beer, olives and strawberries.
Forage on the Foreshore
Forage on the Foreshore is a restaurant situated along the Port Campbell beach front on the Great Ocean Road only 10-minute drive from the Twelve Apostles.
What to see & do
Great Ocean Road Private Luxury Tours
Great Ocean Road Private Luxury Tours specialises in creating designer experiences along the spectacular and iconic Great Ocean Road coastline.
Pop in to the Port Campbell Visitor Information Centre and hire a set of binoculars to watch the penguins come home after sunset or for a close up view of this amazing coastline.
Fishing local Estuaries
Estuarine species to be targeted include bream, mullet, trevally, estuary perch, mulloway and short finned eel. The upper layers of water not far upstream of the mouth will occasionally yield brown trout.
Great Ocean Road Trike Tours
Great Ocean Road Trike Tours offer one of the most exciting ways to explore The Great Ocean Road.
Port Campbell National Park
Port Campbell National Park is world famous for its extraordinary collection of wave-sculpted rock formations and the Twelve Apostles.
Around and About Tours
Around and About Tours is a small bus company that can accommodate up to maximum of 11 people per bus.
A Cosy Auction for Bushfire Relief
We’re inviting knitters, sewists, crocheters and all manner of textile artists from around the world to make a tea cosy, send us...
10:30am - 05:00pm
10 kilometre Handicap - Timboon Distillery
Warrnambool Athletics Club are a social club, providing varied and scenic runs around the region.
15:00 - 17:00
Crayfest Port Campbell
Crayfest celebrates everything special about the Port Campbell region. The coast, community, volunteers, primary producers, local produce and sustainability.
10:00am - 05:00pm
Walk Run Ride
Port Campbell Discovery Walk (Extended) 6km
Check out one of the most underrated trails on the coast, The link track to the lookout is worth the views (and the steps) and we through in a tour of town, Port Campbell Jetty and the lookouts on the townships Eastern headland. Enjoy!
Princetown - Port Campbell Great Ocean Road Return 36km
Cyclists riding the western end of the Great Ocean Road for the first time will be surprised by how little traffic it carries in the mornings before 11am. Click here for a short video that will tell you everything you need to know.
The Wonky Stingray 43km
Plenty of options for ocean views and scenic stops along this 40km route. Best in the mornings when you just may encounter more riders than vehicles. Check out our short video and allow time for photos!
Click through for more walking, running and cycling options.