Addis Bay

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Beaches in Great Ocean Road

Addis Bay is a beach in Australia that is located in a place known as Great Ocean Road, which is found in the region of VIC, Australia.

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Addis Bay gets a ranking of 79 out of a possible 100.

Addis Bay is a very good option as an Australian beach when looking for in the area of VIC.

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Addis Bay


The official name of this beach is Addis Bay.

It is located in the area of Great Ocean Road, and has some of the most beautiful beaches in Australia, in the region of VIC.

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Is Addis Bay a top ranked beach in Australia?

So, when it comes to comparing Addis Bay with the rest, is it in the Top 10 beaches in Australia? Is it in the Top 20 beaches in Australia? Well, the best way to find out is to check our Current Australia Best Beach Rankings and see if Addis Bay makes the list of most beautiful beaches in Australia!

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Holiday in Addis Bay

Great Ocean Road is a place in VIC that is very enjoyable to visit and provides a great environment for a holiday.

There have been no negative reports recieved from Locals, Tourists, Fishermen, Surfers, Swimmers or Campers at Addis Bay.

Camping in Addis Bay

If you intend on camping in Addis Bay it is best to see if a booking is required beforehand. When permitted, choosing to go free camping in Addis Bay is acceptable, but it is important you follow the local rules of Great Ocean Road.

Generally coastal areas in Australia like Addis Bay have a myriad of options for caravans, caravan parks, tents and campgrounds.

Fishing in Addis Bay

Many areas through Australia and particularly in Great Ocean Road require a fishing licence to legally go fishing. If you want to go fishing in Addis Bay it is recommended that you obtain the adequate recreational fishing licence.

Swimming in Addis Bay

Througout Australia and in places such as Great Ocean Road, swimming in the ocean and waterways can be extremly dangerous. When swimming in Addis Bay, please be mindful of rip currents, ocean conditions, big swells, drops offs, rocks and marine stingers and predators.

Always swim between the flags in Addis Bay where available. Never swim alone!

It is highly recommended you visit Beach Safe Australia before visiting Addis Bay to ensure you are prepared for the weather and tidal conditions.

Accomodation in Addis Bay

Like many areas throughout Australia, beaches in areas like Great Ocean Road can be quite remote. This means there may be limited accomadation options. If it does exist, accomodation deals in Addis Bay can be found online.

Marine and Wildlife in Addis Bay

Please note - many Australian speicies are protected, and VIC is no exception. Do not feed local wildlife and please be aware you are visiting their natural habitat around Great Ocean Road.

Some common types of marine or wildlife you may find at Addis Bay may include:

Marine life in Addis Bay: Sharks, Whales, Stingrays, Manta Rays, Turtles, Seals, Dolphins, Starfish, Jellyfish, Blue Bottles, Crabs.

Wildlife life in Addis Bay: Kangaroos, Wallabies, Koalas, Kookaburras, Seagulls, Snakes, Lizards, Cockatoos, Possums.

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Surfing in Addis Bay

Experienced surfers will find VIC conditions vary from day to day. It is advised to always wear a wetsuit and never surf in Addis Bay alone.

Boating in Addis Bay

Please enquire directly with Addis Bay or the office of Great Ocean Road to obtain the rules around the prospect of boating in Addis Bay.

Other notes:

There is no information available that confirms whether Addis Bay is one of the limited nude beaches in Australia. As a general rule, unless there is clear signage, you cannot assume a beach in VIC is one of the few permitted topless beaches in Australia.

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