We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wild Wombat Escapes Tours

112 Rennie St, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9383 7447
Website
Save
Review Highlights
fantstic trip

We went to Great Ocean Road.The advisor is so kind and funny.It was so intresting trip because we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
shbaseball24
,
Melbourne, Australia
An awesome trip!

Chris was very informative and knowledgeable guide. Going on this tour with Chris would mean... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vickneshvary K
via mobile
Read all 403 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
More
Join Wild Wombat Escape for a fun filled and adventurous day that you will never forget! 'Travel in company not a crowd' Wild Wombat Escapes Great Ocean Road Tours depart Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
112 Rennie St, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Central Business District
CONTACT
Website
+61 3 9383 7447

Similar Things to Do in Melbourne

Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (403)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 358 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We went to Great Ocean Road.The advisor is so kind and funny.It was so intresting trip because we could see a lots of kind of animals like a koara,kangroo and bird.Also could see amazing view and had a good lunch in the forest, so great.The...More

Thank shbaseball24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chris was very informative and knowledgeable guide. Going on this tour with Chris would mean avoiding the peak periods at various destinations and having to spend the day with a small grp of ppl which was a plus as we could all be on time...More

Thank Vickneshvary K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Great Ocean Road Tour is a 12 hour tour and is most important to have a person who has the knowledge and humour to keep you entertained through out the tour. Chris was excellent on both grounds. He has done more than 1000 trips...More

Thank sanmallya
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We managed to spot some kangaroos, parrots, koala ('s butt) and some other wildlife creatures that Chris was very sharp to point out. We had a simple picnic for lunch and he gave us good amount of time to enjoy each place we visited. Chris...More

Thank Udmnana
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This tour of the Great Ocean Road is made greater by the entertaining tour guide Chris. Right from the time you leave Melbourne till you reach back, his energy levels remain the same. He takes you of the beaten path occasionally to see kangaroos, wombats...More

Thank Adi_Bom
Chris H, Owner at Wild Wombat Escapes Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Adi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for the photo. It is actually compulsory to take rests breaks that combat driver fatigue and helps with energy levels throughout the tour. (I just thought I’d say that’s) Much appreciated Adi....More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Had a great day kidding around with Chris and his sense of humour. We saw koalas, kangas and got tricked into thinking we saw penguins and other such stuff. Cracking time!

Thank shreyas n
Chris H, Owner at Wild Wombat Escapes Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Shreyas n, Thank you for writing a review and for the fun. That was great seeing all those penguins right there, up until they started flying. ‘Flying penguins’. Who makes up names for animals anyway? Kangaroo? Thanks Shreyas, Chris

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Went on the day tour on a Friday as a single traveler. I got to sit on the front and have never felt alone as I could discuss with the group and listen to Chris ' great stories that spiced up the tour. Nice lunch...More

Thank ptitemarie14
Chris H, Owner at Wild Wombat Escapes Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Marie, Thank you for the review and thanking me for a for the beautiful day Oh I think your thanking me, anyway I can’t take all that credit Beautiful places and tour group. Thank you from Chris.

Reviewed 30 April 2017

When you reserve with Chris, you know who will be leading your tour (it's Chris) and that it will be a small group (we had 12 people), which appealed to me compared to the large, impersonal bus tours. Chris is personable and humorous. He took...More

1  Thank Brian T
Chris H, Owner at Wild Wombat Escapes Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Brian, getting your cap back to you was made easy, thanks for that. Also for taking time to write a review and putting up photos. Hey we had a fun day say hi to Laura for me. Thank you, From Chris.

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

It was my first solo trip and tour, but Chris was super friendly and enthusiastic throughout the tour. Very experienced in looking for the little gems(Aussie animals) along the ocean road, he was so kind to even turn around when we spotted alpacas along the...More

1  Thank ginnwww
Chris H, Owner at Wild Wombat Escapes Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi GinWWW, Its great stopping for alpacas they seem just as appreciative, ‘we look at them and they look at us with their big glassy eyes’, Thanks for writing a review I’m looking at it and it looks at me. Thank you Gin, Chris.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Chris showed us the best places at the Great Ocean Road. He is very experienced and knows where to find kangaroos, koalas and parrots but also great views. Authentic australian music onboard. This was a great tour!

Thank 1weltenbummler2017
Chris H, Owner at Wild Wombat Escapes Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey weltenbummler2 thanks for writing a review. I much appreciate it, Chris.

Nearby
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Roule Galette
197 reviews
.10 km away
Chloe's Restaurant at Young & Jackson hotel
223 reviews
.02 km away
Time Out Cafe and Bar
312 reviews
.10 km away
Brunetti City Square
228 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Harley Rides in Melbourne - HD Chauffeur Ride Pty Ltd
71 reviews
.06 km away
Melbourne Visitor Centre
855 reviews
.06 km away
St Paul's Cathedral
997 reviews
.02 km away
Flinders Street Station
1,314 reviews
.04 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
PeterClarke2015
Travelling to Melbourne at Christmas and have done the GOR before but still looking to book Chris for a trip.....Are there other trips, other than the GOR/12 Apostles, as would like to try something different?
21 June 2017|
Answer
Response from LiewSL | Reviewed this property |
Penguin Parade at Philip Island and the Grampians are nice.
0
Votes