How to find us

From Melbourne along the Great Ocean Road

Approximate time from Melbourne (West Gate Bridge): 3 hours 30 minutes.

From Melbourne, drive west to Geelong on the Princes Highway (A1), then follow signs to Torquay and the Great Ocean Road (B100). Follow this scenic road along the coast, through the seaside resorts of Lorne and Apollo Bay. From Apollo Bay the road moves inland through the Otway Ranges rainforest. We are located 2.25km down Blue Johanna Road, approximately 35 minutes from Apollo Bay and five minutes from Lavers Hill.

From Melbourne along the Princes Highway via Colac

Approximate time from Melbourne (West Gate Bridge): 2 hours 30 minutes.

From Melbourne, take the Princes Highway (A1) toward Geelong and either proceed through Geelong or save time and take the bypass, following the signs to Colac. At Colac turn left at the third set of traffic lights in the main shopping centre, following the road to Lavers Hill (C155). At Lavers Hill, turn left onto the Great Ocean Road (B100) and continue 3km until you reach Blue Johanna Road on the right. Blue Johanna Cottages are located 2.25km down Blue Johanna Road.

Drive carefully!

Blue Johanna Road is narrow and winding ... you may encounter oncoming traffic, livestock and native wildlife.