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Gibsons Steps

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Great Ocean Road | Port Campbell National Park, Port Campbell, Victoria 3269, Australia
+61 13 19 63
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All reviews worth the effort the cliff different perspective car park twelve apostles low tide the great ocean road closer look beach offers zig zag longer walk both directions watch your step ground level steep stairs beach level worth the climb
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Reviewed today via mobile

Short and steep descent of the cliff down to the beach. Very windy but beautiful. Highly recommended.

Thank yuls_1
Reviewed today

This is a pretty cool sea stack. It is a quick stop so make sure you do it. Short walk and a good photo. Good setup for 12 apostles.

Thank Craig-World-Travelle
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful way to see a different angle of the cliffs, beach and some “stacks”. The steps are well maintained and safe. Do this in low tide and you can walk around to the Apostles from here. There are also several birds nests high up in...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice view of ocean and see Apostles, climb down to beach and have fun. Better to be there before afternoon to get good picture with Apostles

Thank vamsidhar A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked to the Gibson Steps from the Twelve Apostles car park and so pleased we did as it was absolutely breathtaking!!! The Rock is like a giant jumping out the ocean!! Before you go do check the tide levels as at high tide it...More

Thank SuzieLock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think that the history behind the steps is pretty amazing in that the original land owner chipped them into the cliff by hand in order to get down to the beach. They have since been cemented over and are very safe. It's an incredible...More

Thank maymay22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

also a "must go" place of the great ocean road. Beatiful view and the perfect Chance to get down to the beach of one part of the twelve apsotels. Beatiful sunset and not many people taking the steps to the beach; therefore a fantastic spot...More

Thank mirjamb532
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my husband and myself walked down the shore and had a beautiful view of the 12 apostles and we just enjoyed each and every minute spent there

Thank Exploration817586
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We first saw the view at the top of the Gibson Steps. No one was talking. Everybody was looking at the view. We decided to walk down the many Gibson steps. Once down at the beach, we could walk everywhere and we could see way...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 5 September 2018

If the gate is open (yes the steps do close if weather conditions make it too dangerous) you're in for a bit of a steep climb down. It's not hard, but just be aware if you have mobility issues the handrail is only on one...More

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17 December 2017|
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Response from Vivien D | Reviewed this property |
On the day in question that you are actually going to the Gibson Steps check the tides for that day. On your arrival to the Twelve Apostles, the visit Information centre which is quite a large complex will be able to notify... More
31 October 2017|
Response from Oldjack | Reviewed this property |
From Gibson Steps it is 12.1 KM and will take about 2.5 hours to walk to the center of Port Campbell.
Melissa C
19 February 2016|
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Response from Andrea P | Reviewed this property |
There are about 86 steps down to the beach from the top so I would so no to you walking it if you have a disability.