2 hours drive southwest of Melbourne
. Popular in the summer
months when the usual population
of 1,500 swells to perhaps 10,000. Located on the Great Ocean Road. Boasts a large swimming
and surfing beach
with a surf life saving club. Named after a place in Scotland
as the coastline
reminds visitors of parts of the Scottish coastline.
The Cumberland Resort is a modern timeshare resort, while the Erskine House is an old established resort. There are also two caravan parks. Houses are also available for rent.
The Lorne Hotel and the Pacific Hotel are the town's two notorious venues, while Kosta's Restaurant is among the licensed restaurants worth visiting.