Premium Partners

GORRT is responsible for keeping our region top of mind in consideration for travel.  

We have built a strong brand around the Great Ocean Road and work to deliver on our strategy to influence visitor behaviour to promote longer stays, seasonal and mid-week dispersal and encourage visitors to explore more of the region – all contributing to growing the value of the visitor economy.  

We coordinate tactical strategic marketing campaigns to market the Great Ocean Road region.  Businesses working in the tourism sector in our region benefit from our successful marketing program. 

Tier 1 Partnership

Our Tier 1 Partners benefits include:

  • Being featured prominently across our websites.
  • Receiving a series of paid promotions and editorial content.
  • Featuring in our media pitch materials.
  • Being included in our tactical and sector campaigns.
  • A reservation to our conferences, board functions, and all industry development opportunities.
  • You will have us on your team, and we will support your own marketing program by saving you on resourcing and providing you with cost-effective campaigns and a tailored strategy to grow your marketing exposure.

Suitable for large businesses such as signature regional attractions, resorts, and holiday accommodation management services and businesses with more than one location such as:

Great Ocean Road Resort owns a number of boutique properties located in the Anglesea and Aireys Inlet, Victoria on the Great Ocean Road and just 90 minutes from Melbourne.

Great Ocean Road Holidays professionally manage over 600+ holiday home accommodation rentals in Aireys Inlet, Anglesea, Lorne, Apollo Bay, Fairhaven, Wye River and more.

The Great Ocean Road Coast and Parks Authority was established on 1 December 2020 to deliver better protection and management of the iconic coast and parks of Victoria’s Great Ocean Road. 

Moyne Shire is a diverse and exciting region with parks located in Port Fairy (Gardens & Southcombe), Mortlake, Kilarney, Yambuk and Koroit. 

Tier 2 Partnership

Our Tier 2 Partners benefits include:

  • Website features and enhanced exposure across all Great Ocean Road official digital marketing channels
  • Many of the Tier 1 inclusions are also covered in this partnership but at a reduced frequency, so this is a great option to buy into a taste of the top-tier features to place your businesses out in front of others
  • This is a great option to outsource your marketing to us, leaving you time to focus on other aspects of your business.

Perfect for signature attractions, restaurants, or accommodation venues such as:

Cape Otway Lighthouse is the oldest surviving lighthouse on mainland Australia and considered the most significant. This leading attraction on the Great Ocean Road is a must for all visitors. 

Re-tree-t into this Australian native forest and recharge with a 100% natural high! Soar through the messmate trees of the Otway Forest! Ride through the air on a pegasus or relive your playground days on the 15m high monkey bars.

The Lady Bay Resort is located directly opposite the beach. Having an in-house restaurant, seasonally heated outdoor pool, free wifi and free outdoor parking, Lady Bay Resort is the perfect place  for guests to relax or even work whilst enjoying our natural surrounds.

The Budj Bim Cultural Landscape is a unique place with universal heritage values that demonstrate how Gunditjmara people worked with the natural resources and environment of the Victorian south west region.

At the end of The Great Ocean Road, just beyond the 12 Apostles, the picturesque seaside city of Warrnambool is home to Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum and Village. Here lie the stories of hundreds of ships, their crewmen and passengers whose lives were claimed by the Shipwrecked Coast in the 19th Century.

Our brewery is located in the pristine natural environment of the Otways in southwestern Victoria, where we’re blessed with the purest of rainwater. The Otways inspire us to produce beer in an environmentally responsible way, so we’ve implemented a number of green initiatives at the brewery to lessen our footprint.

The Lady Bay Resort is located directly opposite the beach. Having an in-house restaurant, seasonally heated outdoor pool, free wifi and free outdoor parking, Lady Bay Resort is the perfect place  for guests to relax or even work whilst enjoying our natural surrounds.

The Otway Estate Cellar Door provides visitors with a true taste of the Otways from a selection of the wonderful beers, gins, wines and ciders. It’s the factory outlet for Prickly Moses Beers, Otway Rainforest Gins and Forbidden Fruit ciders, which are all produced onsite.

Soar over the 12 Apostles on a luxury helicopter flight. See the splendour of the Great Ocean Road from new heights. Climb above the crowds to experience the best of Victoria’s Shipwreck Coast.

The Deep Blue Hotel is located on Warrnambool’s spectacular foreshore and offers exceptional accommodation, award-winning Hot Springs Sanctuary, Day Spa and Hospitality

Creating the most popular sweet destinations in Victoria has been the vision of Ian & Leanne Neeland together with passionate local staff to create sweet wonderlands the whole family can enjoy.

Tier 3 Partnership

Our Tier 3 Partners benefits include: 

    • Use our channels to ensure your business leverages the work we do to market our region. Our audience and the customers we reach using our digital platform are those who are planning to travel and an audience wanting to know where to stay and what to do while they visit  
    • Make sure visitors know about your business by being front and centre on our marketing channels.  

This package features enhanced exposure on your destination website. It is designed for key local experiences, restaurants, cafes, boutique accommodation, and tours operators such as: 

The Cally Hotel is the best budget accommodation in Warrnambool. It is centrally located in the CBD. The rooms have super comfortable beds, heating and cooling, the classic hotel/ pub style accommodation.  

Ride with Us is a local family-owned business providing private tours, bike hire for the Camperdown to Timboon Rail Trail, Great Ocean Walk transport and a local Taxi service.

Wildlife Wonders invites you to experience the wild side of the Great Ocean Road, to explore a spectacular Australian bushland environment, where the forest meets the sea, just 5km from Apollo Bay. 

Renew your spirit, this magnificent natural wonderland is waiting for you to explore providing accommodation near the Great Ocean Road and Lorne in the Otway Ranges.

On the Twelve Apostles Lodge Walk everything is taken care of. Your only job is to put one foot in front of the other. We’ll show you the way, carry all the extras on our back and point out natural features along the way.

We operate in the beautiful environment of Apollo Bay on the Great Ocean Road. Our most popular tours are our surf lessons on the Apollo Bay foreshore and our ocean kayaking tours within the Marengo Marine Sanctuary.

Visit the marketing opportunities page to register your interest or download the Marketing Partners Kit for more information.