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Very well done!

Worth the short time to walk through this which explains why and how the road was built. Felt sorry... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Canberra, Australia
Well Worth Seeing

The only exhibition on the building of the Great Ocean Road I have seen so far, very interesting... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
David H
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15 Mountjoy Parade, Lorne, Victoria 3232, Australia
+61 3 5289 1152
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the short time to walk through this which explains why and how the road was built. Felt sorry for the men who mainly hand dug this road over 13 years!

Thank Cate1949
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The only exhibition on the building of the Great Ocean Road I have seen so far, very interesting and informative.

Thank David H
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Located in Lorne information centre this is a great place to spend ten mins, especially if you are doing a self drive holiday

Thank hayley567567
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Before coming here I always assumed the Great Ocean Road was just another highway constructed for easier access along the Australian coast. I was wrong! This museum details the rich story of the great ocean road - from how it got started, to the stories...More

2  Thank Hannah T
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Well worth the time to schedule this road trip into your holiday. Easy drive with lots of pullovers and view points. Best if you go the direction that puts you in the outside view lane.

1  Thank jimbT2351HG
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Worth a look while stopping at information centre. Lovely permanent exhibition on story of Great Ocean Road. Fascinating

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

While we were at the Lorne information center we wandered in to this exhibit adjacent to the info center. It is free. It's not interactive or dynamic but it is very informative about how the Great Ocean Road came into being. It doesn't take all...More

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The Great Ocean Road is back in business. Nice to see after the terrible bushfires stopped travellers visiting the region.

Thank B1RD1EMelbourne
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We hadn't realised the history of the Great Ocean Road, nor the cost paid by our returning soldiers. It was very enjoyable and told in a very engaging way. We moved throughout the building, to progress through the story. We saw many visual images from...More

1  Thank kikilala2001
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The museum is part of the tourist information centre in Lorne, access is good, so too is wheel chair access. The museum is very well done, it highlights the remoteness of the area at the time, the vision by those who conceived it, the need...More

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