Great Ocean Road Holidays, 136 Mountjoy Parade, Lorne, VIC 3232 (tel. 03/5289 4233;, lists about 500 houses, cottages, and units to rent along the route.

In Lorne -- Lorne is a good option for a night's rest. The beach is nothing special, but it's a great place to learn to surf. There are plenty of restaurants and lots of boutiques.

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