Peppers The Sands Resort, Torquay
Things To Do In The Area
Drive or enjoy a walk along the beach and take in part of Victoria's famous Surf Coast. With internationally recognised Bells Beach only 10 minutes down the road, it will become apparent Torquay's history is entrenched in Australia's surfing culture; as the birthplace of iconic surf brands Rip Curl and Quiksilver. This area is also renowned for its boutique wineries, restaurants, colourful cafes, galleries, fishing and scenic tours along the coast.
Paddle with the Platypus at Lake Elizabeth
Lake Elizabeth is home to platypuses and you can join an early morning canoe tour to view these unique creatures in their natural habitat.
Set in the tranquil valley surrounded by native Otway forest, Kennett River is where you can see koalas nestling in the trees or in the darkness of the night go glow worm spotting.
Triplet Falls is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the Great Otway Park and offers a stunning one hour loop walk through ancient rainforest.
Surf Coast Walk
The walk from Jan Juc to Aireys Inlet leads you to various long sandy beaches and well constructed gravel tracks. There are viewing decks and seats at selected spots along the walk so you can take a moment to take in the surrounds.
Skydiving over Torquay
For the thrill of your lifetime board a plane and literally JUMP over the Great Ocean Road. The views of the region while skydiving are absolutely breathtaking.
Tiger Moth Rides over Bells Beach
Step back in time and climb aboard a magical 1930's vintage open-cockpit Tiger Moth for the flight of a lifetime.
Otway Fly, Tree Top walk
The Otway Fly is a 600 metre long 25 metre high elevated tree top walk ascending at a gentle grade through a magnificent stand of cool temperate rainforest.
Great Ocean Walk
From Apollo Bay through to the 12 Apostles the Great Ocean Walk explores many untouched locations in the Great Otway and Port Campbell National Parks. The walk has been designed so that walkers can ‘step on and step off' the trail at a number of places, completing short, day or overnight hikes.
Helicopter flight over the 12 Apostles
This a unique way to see the Shipwreck Coast. Take in the sights of the 12 Apostles and all the features along the coast to the famous Cape Otway Lighthouse on an unforgettable journey.
Driving the Great Ocean Road
Travel one of the world's most scenic roads through an extended area that includes the world-famous Twelve Apostles, the Otways rainforest and Bells Beach on the Surf Coast. The Great Ocean Road region hugs the contours of Victoria's rugged south west coast and offers visitors one of Australia's greatest and most spectacular coastal drives.
Surf World Surfing Museum is the world's largest surfing and beach culture museum and celebrates the birthplace of Australian surfing. From fashions to musical hits of the 1960s and 1970, Surf World captures the spirit of surfing and the beach.
Split Point Lighthouse Tours
Split Point Lighthouse is famous for its starring role in TV series Round the Twist.The 45 minute guided tour will introduce you to a life of maritime responsibility, engineering perfection, a pristine Marine Sanctuary, cultural connections, and ever-changing 360 degree coastal vistas.
Cape Otway Light Station
Cape Otway Light station is the oldest, surviving lighthouse in mainland Australia. The light, which has been in continuous operation since 1848, is perched on towering sea cliffs where Bass Strait and the Southern Ocean collide. For thousands of immigrants, after many months at sea, Cape Otway was their first sight of land after leaving Europe.