The past is very much present in towns like Ballarat, whose early wealth and proud history was due to the mighty gold discovery of the mid-1850s. The glorious legacy that gold bestowed on this colonial town is still evident in the restored buildings and atmosphere of proud Ballarat.
Sit back and relax as you make your way to the first port of call in the Dandenong ranges. Enjoy the lush ferns and dense forests of these enchanting ranges.
See the wonderful nightly phenomenon of the Little Penguins battling the strong surf as they return to the beach after a day of hunting fish at sea.
Hear about Melbourne’s wonderful history, its famous buildings, and sensational shopping. Explore Fitzroy Gardens, including Captain Cook’s Cottage, the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Shrine of Remembrance.
Visit the popular coastal townships of Apollo Bay and Lorne - a surfer's haven and retreat. See many fern filled gullies and river inlets on your journey. Travel the length of the Great Ocean Road passing towering limestone cliffs, sweeping white beaches and stunning forest scenery.
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