Bells Beach is famed for its right hand waves, the Rip Curl Pro since 1973 as the world’s longest running pro surfing contest and the Bells Beach Easter Classic since 1961.
Bells Beach is a short drive south of Torquay. To get to Torquay, take the the M1 motorway south west from Melbourne. About an hours drive from Melbourne Airport and 15 minutes from Geelong. Train and coach approximately 1 and 1/2 hours.
Torquay is popular during school holidays and hotels in Torquay can be fully booked well before the busy season.
See the Great Ocean Road Map Great Ocean Road Map.
Entrance Sign of the Great Otway
Along the Great Ocean Road You can find budget to luxury places to stay: resorts and hotels to caravan parks, campsites and beach cabins.
Main Photo: The Road to Bells Beach Australia
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