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Ocean Road Tours

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Why share the Great Ocean Road with 25, 35 or 55 people when you can travel with a Small Group (8), for a Day Tour of the Iconic Great Ocean Road. You depart at 6 am to be ahead of the other tour groups and HAVE MOST LOOKOUTS ALONE. This is almost...more
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Russell Street Extension, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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+61 1300 361 407
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stuart’s tour starts early in the morning so that you are ahead of all the crowds that clog the road and sights later in the day. You’ll really appreciate this by the end of the day. The smaller vehicle allows for stops that larger vehicles...More

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Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nancycinti, thank you for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. I am glad you appreciated the day and the set up of the tour. We did have some luck spotting the Koalas that day and I am happy you remembered such...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When researching Melbourne I knew that I had to see the Great Ocean Road and a small van tour was my choice over a large bus tour. I thought the idea of leaving early to beat the crowds and return home in daylight was brilliant....More

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Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, thank you Chris for taking the time to write such a great review. Yes that Koala was lucky, and it was a thrill to see one so close. It makes me happy when people appreciate what my tour has to offer. I am glad...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such an awesome day! I wanted to first point out i was actually based in torquay and before i found this tour, there was no other company that would even offer to pick me up or drop me off close by, except for this one....More

Thank Haylee B
Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Haylee, What an awesome review. We do try to accommodate people from out of the way places where possible and I am glad we were able to get you on board. Imagine working in Torquay for a month and not being able to see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

"Stuart" was our driver and guide. He was prompt in picking us up and had great commentary all day. This is a small group tour which means you're in-and-out quickly...and you see more. The breakfast box had several treats in them. Lunch was at a...More

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Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Climber for your great review. I am glad you enjoyed the return through the farmland. It is a couple of minutes longer that the roadwork full freeway and much more enjoyable I think. Driving through this area leads to more conversations and interest as...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely time and amazing experiences. We saw a koala, kangaroos and birds-a king parrot and crimson something or other. Snacks were plentiful and lunch very good!! Stuart is charming and knowledgeable and put up with my many questions. On top of everything...More

Thank Adrienne M
Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Adrienne, that was a magic day. I still can't believe the weather and the rainbows for a day with such a bad forecast. I loved it also, as you gathered. The questions were great and showed an interest in where we were and what...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stuart is a very experienced tour guide. Very friendly and his knowledge of the areas he took us to was impressive. The tour is well thought out. The places we visited were interesting and the sights and scenery we experienced were spectacular. Best of all...More

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Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, thanks Mauro. I appreciate you taking the time to review my tour. I enjoyed your company and a bit of banter we had along the way. We had some fun and great chats and a good crew on board. Cheers.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to choose this tour after reading on trip advisor and we were not disappointed!! We've had several tour experience in the past and this was probably the best tour experience we've had. Since we were a little off season, we were only the...More

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Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Dan. We did have a great day and even though it is low season the weather treated us very well. I enjoyed our chats and laughs and it was a pleasure sharing the day with you and your family. Kind Regards, Stuart

Reviewed 4 September 2018

The tour is very enjoyable. Stuart is very friendly and provided a lot of useful information for the guests throughout the trips. He also answered our questions. He also constantly make sure that we are doing ok too! We would recommend this trip to people...More

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Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you Esther for your review. Yes I do like to make sure my guests are OK during the trip. It such a big day and sometimes someone just wants to know someone is looking after them. I am glad you appreciated the extra photo...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

It was a fun and enjoyable road trip. Our tour guide, Stuart was simply amazing - friendly, chatty and very hospitable!. Though we started really early but it was all worth it! He made us feel so at "home" in his tour van with constant...More

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Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

I am very happy you and your family had a great tour with me and I thank you for posting this lovely review. Your reference to feeling at home on the tour is a huge reward for me as that is exactly the feeling I...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Stuart was very friendly, took us too the most amazing viewing spots. Lunch was very nice. Highly recommend

Thank Yoshi G
Stuart B, Owner at Ocean Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks Yoshi. thank you for the recommendation and the great review headline. I am very happy it was the most amazing tour for you. I appreciate you taking the time and reviewing my tour. Cheers, Stuart

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Meander359602
17 September 2018|
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Response from Stuart B | Property representative |
I would ask if you can travel into Cairns or Melbourne first as they both are international airports. Of course I highly recommend my tour ( but also the Great Ocean Road) as I believe it is one of the best day tours in... More
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Joi-Anne P
3 August 2018|
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Response from Stuart B | Property representative |
The tour is available on the 5th of September and we can stop outside tbe pole house for you.
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miss p
29 June 2018|
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Response from Stuart B | Property representative |
I am sorry we are not running from 22nd of December through to Jan 6th.
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