There is a clue in the title. This drive takes you along the ocean road from Adelaide to Melbourne and it is indeed great.
On the way to Robe you’ll cross the Adelaide Hills and pass through Coorong National Park with its outstanding beaches and pelican population. You’ll browse around the old whaling town of Port Fairy and discover the story of the infamous Shipwreck Coast at Flagstaff.
The road to Apollo Bay takes you past London Bridge, carved by the elements from limestone, and the iconic Twelve Apostles – now reduced by erosion to seven – before ushering you along the Mornington Peninsula to Melbourne’s trendy St Kilda.