Koalas In The Otways and Apollo Bay

Please read this very important information about spotting koalas on the Otway Coast.

Apollo Bay has town koalas and they can often been seen walking around town. They were born here and are used to seeing humans, however, please note the following:

  • If you see a koala in distress or injured, or see a small Joey on its own, or see a koala on the beach, call Wildlife Victoria on 03 8400 7300 immediately.
  • Koalas often walk on the ground from tree to tree. Give them space and respect
  • Do not attempt to touch koalas, they will bite and have sharp claws
  • It’s ok to photograph them but keep your distance

Thanks for being considerate of our koalas here in Apollo Bay and we hope you see a few during your stay.

Another great place to see koalas in the wild is along the Great Ocean Walk.

 

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      What Our Visitors Have To Say

      Amanda Woodyard
      12 February 2024
      Absolutely best big 4 we have stayed at!!! Kid friendly to the max!!! An let's be honest when the kids are happy the parents are happy ????. Its our second time staying here and ready to book in for our third holiday!
      Lorna Treacey
      9 February 2024
      Beautiful Caravan Park. We had a lovely Cabin, very clean. Really helpful and friendly staff. I would recommend staying there, they have everything you need and it's all spotlessly clean. Plenty for kids to do and a cute little coffee van for a nice barista coffee in the morning. A little bit of a walk into town, but hey you can just drive ????. Thank you for a lovely stay ????
      Juanita Barnes
      8 February 2024
      Best park we have ever stayed at. Facilities exceptionally clean, friendly staff and amazing views
      Adz Coffey
      6 February 2024
      one of our favourite spots for the van and kids on the south coast
      Irene Grow
      6 February 2024
      My friend and I have just returned from a holiday at Apollo Bay and it was made even more special by our stay at Apollo Bay Pisces. We originally booked 3 nights on a powered site but enjoyed Apollo Bay so much we wanted to extend. Unfortunately couldn't extend on our site and no other sites were available but Tony and the wonderful staff at reception were extremely helpful and we decided on a cabin for the remainder of our holiday. We've stayed at other Big 4 parks before but this one was absolutely the BEST - well maintained/clean and had everything that anyone could want and more. The Coffee Van was great and the Sunday night entertainment at the park was good. Thanks doesn't seem enough for our stay there. I have already recommended this Park to my friends and would love to return someday - you've made our holiday so special.
      Matt Hodgson
      5 February 2024
      We've stayed here a number of times with the kids. It's a great spot, with plenty of facilities to keep the kids entertained. Highly recommend and will be back for more stays in the future.

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