Twelve Apostles, Port Campbell

4.6
#1 of 346 in Nature in Victoria
Sculpted by harsh winds and steady waves of the Southern Ocean, Twelve Apostles includes a group of eight limestone stacks--the ninth collapsed in 2005--that emerge from the shallows of the marine national park. The tallest of the crumbling pillars rises up to the height of 50 m (160 ft). The underwater scenery is even more dramatic, featuring some deep sloping reefs with habitats of kelp forests and colorful sponge gardens. These impressive rock stacks are arguably most beautiful when bathed in early morning light, when little penguins can be seen nesting in caves below them. Make Twelve Apostles a part of your Port Campbell vacation plans using our Port Campbell online trip itinerary planner .
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  • This is truly a beautiful place! And you need to spend time here to take in the views. They are spectacular! But the tourists are crawling all over this place. We could barely get in to take photos...  more »
  • It's absolutely a place to stay at least for 2 days and really enjoy it, it's unique and untouched by humans, and bring technical clothes just in case on my day it was heavy rain and we enjoy it...  more »
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