A survey polling more than 1600 drivers has positioned Victoria’s Great Ocean Road as the ‘Ultimate 2022 Australian road trip’ for 2022
A quarter of those canvassed by dash cam manufacturer, Nextbase, voted for the Great Ocean with the Broome to Kununurra via the Kimberleys route in Western Australia coming in second.
Tasmania’s ‘Ring Road’ came in third.
The final result is as follows:
- Great Ocean Road, VIC
- Broome to Kununurra via the Kimberleys, WA
- Tasmanian Ring Road, TAS
- Cairns to Normanton (on route to NT), QLD
- Darwin to Kakadu, NT
- South Coast including Eurobodalla Shire Region and Narooma , NSW
- Alice Springs to Uluru, NT
- Longreach to Rockhampton loop including Emerald and Carnarvon, QLD
- Birdsville Track, QLD & SA
- Bright, Falls Creek, Omeo loop, VIC To celebrate the announcement,
Nextbase managing director, Richard Browning said with so many Australians hitting the road this season for a road trip, it has never been more timely to ask what is Australia’s Ultimate Road Trip.
“It was great to have so many Australians have their say, many of whom are very passionate about their favourite road trip,” he said.
“We’re delighted to officially confirm once and for all that the Great Ocean Road is Australia’s Ultimate 2022 road trip.”
Nextbase ambassador and star Supercar driver, David Reynolds said the Great Ocean Road is an amazing drive that all Australians should make sure they experience.
“The road is beautiful with breathtaking views, it’s no surprise it won the accolade this year. There are many great road trips to experience around Australia and amazing sights to be seen, you’ve just got to hit the road and find them. “
Mike Parker-Brown is a UK-trained and qualified journalist and an award-winning travel communicator with more than 30 years experience.
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