Our Seasons

2021/2022 Season Information

High Season

01/01/2021 - 31/01/2021






  18/12/2021 - 31/01/2022

Set dates apply from Boxing Day. See details below


 Summer Season

Labour Day Weekend - 2021

05/03/2021 - 8/03/2021

Term 1: School Holidays - 2021
2/04/2021 - 18/04/2021

Easter ( 4 night minimum) - 2021
01/04/2021 - 05/04/2021




Mid Season

01/02/2021 – 30/04/2021


01/09/2021 – 17/12/2021



Queens Birthday Weekend (3 night minimum)
11/06/2021 - 14/06/2021


Term 3: School Holidays
17/09/2021 – 03/10/2021

Melbourne Cup Weekend (3 night minimum)
29/10/2021 – 02/11/2021

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

Low Season
01/05/2021 – 31/08/2021

Term 2 school holidays
25/06/2021 – 11/07/2021

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: Lorne 2021 - 27/11/2021 - 05/12/2021.

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 Bookings: 2021 / 2022

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 2021 and set dates are yet to be announced.


Location Set Dates   Number of Nights
Torquay, Jan Juc and Lorne  26/12/2021 -   TBA


 26/12/2021 -   TBA

Aireys Inlet

 26/12/2021 -   TBA

Fairhaven, Moggs Creek and Eastern View

 26/12/2021 -                TBA