Our Seasons

2017/2018 Season Information

High Season

18/12/2017 - 31/01/2018

Set dates apply from Boxing Day. See details below

 

 

 

 

 Summer season

Labour Day Weekend - 2018

09/03/2018 - 12/03/2018

Term 1: School Holidays - 2018
29/03/2018 – 15/04/2018

Easter ( 4 night minimum) - 2018
29/04/2018 – 02/04/2018

 


 

Mid Season

01/09/2017 – 18/12/2017
 

 

01/02/2018 – 30/04/2018

 

Term 3: School Holidays
22/09/2017 – 08/10/2017

Melbourne Cup Weekend ( 3 night minimum)
03/11/2017 – 07/11/2017

 

Queens Birthday Weekend
08/06/2018 – 11/06/2018

 

Excludes Labour Day long weekend and Term 1 School holidays and Easter.
 

Low Season
01/05/2018 – 31/08/2018
 

Term 2 school holidays
29/06/2018 – 15/07/2018


Excludes Queens Birthday weekend

 

Months Average weather conditions
January Maximum 22.4°C
Minimum 13.9°C
February Maximum 22.9°C
Minimum 14.5°C
March Maximum 21.3°C
Minimum 13.4°C
April Maximum 18.9°C
Minimum 11.4°C
May Maximum 16.2°C
Minimum 9.9°C
June Maximum 13.8°C
Minimum 7.3°C
July Maximum 13.3°C
Minimum 7.3°C
August Maximum 14.4°C
Minimum 7.4°C
September Maximum 16°C
Minimum 8°C
October Maximum 17.9°C
Minimum 9.2°C
November Maximum 19.3°C
Minimum 10.7°C
December Maximum 20.9°C
Minimum 12.2°C


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A three night minimum stay applies for Australia Day, Labour Day and Queens Birthday weekend bookings.
A four night minimum stay applies for Easter and Melbourne Cup weekend bookings.

Schoolies: Week 1 - 25/11/2017 - 02/12/2017. Week 2 - 03/12/2017 - 10/12/2017

Bookings commence on the 1st February each year.

Selected properties are available for the schoolies period. Different terms and conditions apply for bookings.
Click here for list of properties available and the set terms and conditions for this period

Summer 2017/2018 booking

Opening of summer bookings
Christmas and January bookings commence on the 1st July each year. Bookings will not be taken before this date.

Set Dates
Great Ocean Retreats has a set period for bookings over Christmas and January. Bookings start from Boxing Day for either 10, 11 or 12 nights and then weekly bookings apply.

 

Location Set Dates   Number of Nights
Torquay, Jan Juc and Lorne  26/12/2017 - 05/01/2018  10 nights

Anglesea

 26/12/2017 - 05/01/2018  10 nights

Aireys Inlet

 26/12/2017 - 06/01/2018  11 nights

Fairhaven, Moggs Creek and Eastern View

 26/12/2017 - 07/01/2018  12 nights