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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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How To Take Great Photographs On The Great Ocean Road

The Great Ocean Road is a dream destination for the keen photographer. It’s a great location for capturing spectacular landscape photos, but for a bit of added interest your photography can also include native wildlife, lighthouses, shipwrecks, and dramatic star-filled night skies. Here are some of our top photography tips: Firstly, if you’re keen to […]

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Ten Things Not To Miss On The Great Ocean Road

One of the biggest myths about the Great Ocean Road is that the only reason for visiting is to see the Twelve Apostles. It’s true that the Twelve Apostles will take your breath away. In fact, no trip to the Great Ocean Road is complete without a visit here. But the truth is, there’s so […]

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