Whether you want to build sandcastles, ride some waves or walk through stunning coastal bushland, there’s no shortage of places where you can feel the sand beneath your feet and salt in your hair.
A mere 10 minute drive along Barwon Heads Road from Ashbury gets you to Barwon Heads Beach, while 9 minutes further takes you to Ocean Grove, the largest town on the Bellarine Peninsula.
Head south along the Surf Coast Highway from Ashbury and you’ll be in Torquay within 10 minutes, home to the famed Bells Beach. As the official start of The Great Ocean Road, there’s no better place to soak in beach culture.
Fill your weekends with adventure, with so much to explore in the region. Enjoy gourmet local produce and cellar door tastings at any number of award-winning wineries in the area.