Looking for somewhere to go for a family getaway in Victoria? The Otways is the perfect destination, even for a winter family getaway in Victoria!
With plenty of family-friendly accommodation options, places to eat and a fantastic range of activities and things to see & do, you’ll create lifelong memories on an unforgettable holiday.
Below we have put some information together to help you plan your family weekend getaway in Victoria.
The Otways is ideal for camping in a tent or to bring the caravan for a family weekend away in Victoria. You have a great selection of holiday parks with family-friendly facilities and you even have the choice of twilight glamping or camping under koalas at Bimbi Park… what an amazing experience! Self-contained accommodation such as holiday houses, apartments and cottages are always a popular choice for families — it can make mealtimes much easier and it’s handy for when you all need a bit of downtime, especially if you’re on a winter family getaway in Victoria. Other family-friendly accommodation options in the Otways includes:
There are plenty of walks in the Otways that are suitable for almost any ability so you and the little (or not so little) ones can explore the area. From giant redwoods to waterfalls that flow all year round to wildlife spotting (e.g. kangaroos echidnas, koalas) — the whole family will love discovering what makes the Otways such a fantastic place to visit, even for a winter family getaway in Victoria. The Otways coast is also home to pristine beaches. You can make a trip out to the local seal colony at Marengo, go kayaking or hit one of the surf breaks. Other things to see & do on your Otways family weekend away in Victoria include:
Speak with the friendly & knowledgeable staff at one of the local, accredited Visitor Information Centres. They will be able to provide all the information you need for your family weekend getaway in Victoria.
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