Torquay is the official start of the Great Ocean Road, the home of Bells Beach and birthplace of iconic brands Rip Curl and Quicksilver. Originally built on the back of its strong surfing traditions, Torquay has developed into one of Victoria’s most popular holiday destinations. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing family escape or a romantic getaway, Torquay will deliver.
There’s no doubt the main attraction of Torquay is its diverse beaches. From the family friendly, tree lined front beach, to the mighty Bells Beach, home of the Rip Curl Pro surfing title, Torquay’s beaches offer something for everyone.
But don’t let its lazy beach culture fool you. Torquay also boasts a range of other attractions that are sure to keep you entertained.
- Surf City Plaza, home to the Surfworld museum and major surfing brands Rip Curl, Quiksilver, Strapper, Gash and Rojo
- More than 20 quality restaurants, many overlooking Torquay’s beautiful esplanade and beaches
- The Great Ocean Road, including the Great Otway National Park and Twelve Apostles
- As many golf courses as there are apostles
- 60+ wineries dotted about Geelong’s wine regions
- Day Spas such as Endota, Salair and Jurlique
Where We Are
We are located in beautiful Torquay, Victoria – gateway to the Great Ocean Road and home of the world-renowned Bells Beach. A gated residence on 1 acre, Whitesbeach Guesthouse is situated less than 200m from the beach and a 15 minute stroll to Torquay’s eclectic town centre. Bells Beach, Torquay’s Surf City shopping complex, charming wineries, world-class golf clubs, relaxing day spas and beautiful coastal towns and beaches are only minutes away by car.
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