Bay of Martyrs

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Beaches in Great Ocean Road

Bay of Martyrs 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.

Bay of Martyrs Review

Bay of Martyrs gets a ranking of 72 out of a possible 100.

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

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Bay of Martyrs


The official name of this beach is Bay of Martyrs.

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 Bay of Martyrs a top ranked beach in Australia?

So, when it comes to comparing Bay of Martyrs 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 Bay of Martyrs makes the list of most beautiful beaches in Australia!

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Holiday in Bay of Martyrs

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 Bay of Martyrs.

Camping in Bay of Martyrs

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

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

Fishing in Bay of Martyrs

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 Bay of Martyrs it is recommended that you obtain the adequate recreational fishing licence.

Swimming in Bay of Martyrs

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

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

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

Accomodation in Bay of Martyrs

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 Bay of Martyrs can be found online.

Marine and Wildlife in Bay of Martyrs

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 Bay of Martyrs may include:

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

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

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Surfing in Bay of Martyrs

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

Boating in Bay of Martyrs

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

Other notes:

There is no information available that confirms whether Bay of Martyrs 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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