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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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The Ten Most Instagrammable Spots On The Great Ocean Road

Whether you’re looking for that perfect Instagram photo, or a place to sit and reflect on life, somewhere beautiful to enjoy a picnic, or a place where you can simply get a great family photograph set against a magnificent backdrop, here are our top 10 favourite beauty spots on the Great Ocean Road. Teddy’s Lookout […]

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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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A Complete Guide To The Great Ocean Walk

It’s been described as “outstanding”, “the best walk ever” and something to put on your bucket list. The Great Ocean Walk is definitely one of Victoria’s highlights and it’s enjoyed by many of our guests. This spectacular walk is over 100kms long. It begins at Apollo Bay and ends at the iconic Twelve Apostles. Walkers […]

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Stargazing on the Great Ocean Road

It’s a clear night at Alkina Lodge. Imagine stepping outside. Taking a deep breath. Looking up… Stargazing. There’s a vast, dark sky filled with a beautiful carpet of twinkling stars. We promise you’ll be awestruck. Stargazing is a must-do experience if you get a clear night during your stay at Alkina Lodge. Our lodges are […]

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It’s Fungus Season on the Great Ocean Road!

When people think of the Great Ocean Road, they usually think of iconic coastal sights such as the Twelve Apostles  and Loch Ard Gorge. What they probably don’t think of is fungus! But right now, it’s fungus season! The forest floors in the region are exploding with fungi in all kinds of weird and wonderful […]

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