Covid-19 Update

How To Stay Happy, Healthy and Positive During The Covid19 Outbreak

During the current Covid19 outbreak, most of us are experiencing a range of emotions. This might include anxiety, fear or loneliness. All of these are normal and natural responses to challenging situations. Right now, Covid19 means we’re all having to make decisions about things we never considered before. We’re also having to live in a […]

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The Top Six Running Events On The Great Ocean Road

Going for a run is usually exhilarating. But when you are running with the ocean and rainforest as your backdrop, now that’s something which will truly take your breath away! On the Great Ocean Road there are plenty of events for all ages and abilities, and the scenery is simply incredible – in fact you’ll […]

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Six Ways to Recharge Your Batteries

Sometimes life just becomes too busy. You know the signs: you’re working long hours, you aren’t getting enough sleep, your weekends are spent catching up on housework, shopping and family commitments, and you just don’t seem to get enough time for you. If everyday life is starting to leave you feeling drained, try these natural […]

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Summer Events On The Great Ocean Road

Summer is a magical time on the Great Ocean Road. There are countless beaches to choose from, offering everything from swimming to surfing, and rockpooling to fishing. There’s also the Otway Ranges where you can take a cool hike in the shade. Not to mention famous sights such as the 12 Apostles, London Arch and […]

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Alkina Lodge Goes Greener

As part of our ongoing efforts towards sustainability, we’re delighted to announce that Alkina Lodge has now installed solar power and wind power to supply all of our energy needs. Our luxury accommodation is set on over 100 acres of pristine native bush on Australia’s Great Ocean Road. It is becoming very popular with guests […]

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How to Plan A Great Multigenerational Travel Experience

Travelling in a group that includes parents, grandparents, kids, grandkids, and other assorted family members can be an incredibly enriching experience. Multigenerational travel is a great way to experience a real sense of togetherness and make some lifelong memories. But it can come with its own set of challenges! It’s sensible to keep in mind […]

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Why You Should Visit The Great Ocean Road This Spring

Spring is about to arrive on the Great Ocean Road and there’s every reason to feel happy about it! The evenings are getting longer, the temperatures are warming up, flowers are starting to bloom, birds are nesting and the region is sleepily emerging from its winter hibernation. So, it’s time to fling off your layers, […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Port Campbell National Park

Port Campbell National Park is renowned the world over for its spectacular wind and wave sculpted coastal rock formations. You’ve probably heard of the Twelve Apostles. They are one of the most popular tourist attractions in Port Campbell National Park, and are also one of Australia’s most iconic landmarks. But there’s so much more to […]

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Adventure Travel On The Great Ocean Road

All travel comes with a touch of adventure, and some travel also comes with a touch of luxury – and the two together make for a great trip!  At Alkina Lodge we’ve got the luxury, but if you’re also seeking a little bit of adventure the Great Ocean Road has no shortage of options for […]

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