Our Amazing Team

 

About Great Ocean Road Holiday Home Accommodation

Our team at Great Ocean Road Holidays have a wealth of experience in providing holiday accommodation in Lorne, Apollo Bay, Aireys Inlet, Fairhaven, Anglesea,  Eastern View, Torquay, Wye River and Kennett River in Victoria. Our holiday home properties range from one bedroom studios to 5 bedroom homes, standard to luxury and within all budgets, we can cater for every guest.

 

Our Team

MATTHEW NEILL - ACCOMMODATION MANAGER  

Matthew brings a wide variety of accommodation experience over the past 20 years. Along with an ongoing commitment to exceeding expectations of both guests and owners, Matthew has an eagerness to embrace new technology that will assure our business continues to be a dominant force in the ever changing holiday rental market. Matthew is an active member of the local community and has called the region home for over 15 years.  A passion for all things outdoors, in particular the ocean, Matt is often seen paddling out pre dawn in what he describes as 'the best possible way to start the day'. 

 

MARILYN ARMSTRONG - PORTFOLIO MANAGER & ACCOMMODATION CONSULTANT - AIREYS INLET

Marilyn has brought a vast array of experience to the Great Ocean Road Accommodation Centre which she has acquired from various past management and customer service positions. Marilyn offers her clients professional and friendly service and is extremely efficient in her dealings. With Marilyn, her clients always come first.

 

JEANETTE BIDDLE - ACCOMMODATION CONSULTANT - APOLLO BAY

Jeanette has been working with our company for 14 years. Beginning her career in Sales, Jeanette decided to then expand her knowledge by training as an  accommodation consultant 10 years ago.  Jeanette offers a wealth of professional and local knowledge to both her clients and her colleagues. Her family have lived in Apollo Bay since the 1880’s so she has seen many changes in the area over the years. Jeanette is very involved in the community as a Justice of the Peace, and currently Secretary of the local RSL branch, Legacy member looking after 20 widows in town and President of the Cemetery Trust.

 

JULIE BRIMACOMBE - SENIOR ACCOMMODATION CONSULTANT - APOLLO BAY

Julie has been with us since 2002. Julie originally moved to Apollo Bay 15 years ago to own and operate a hospitality business. Prior to this Julie had been employed in the Real Estate Industry for 10 years. Julies experience brings a diversity of both customer care and strong business ethics to provide the ultimate in client satisfaction. With her willingness to listen to client needs she provides the expertise to take your investment to the next level.

 

LIZ CURRIE - TEAM LEADER - LORNE

Liz moved to the coast 9 years ago and has worked in both sales administration and accommodation with in Great Ocean Road Real Estate during that time. Previously working in Events in Melbourne before her move to the coast ensured she developed client relationship skills and the ability to problem solve under pressure. Liz loves living on the coast with her young family and the mix of beautiful houses, amazing owners and lovely guests makes her experience working for Great Ocean Road Holidays the perfect life work balance.

 

SHELLEY ROBB - ACCOMMODATION CONSULTANT - APOLLO BAY

Shelley began with us straight from leaving school in 1985. Shelleys wealth of experience in accommodation is unsurpassed. Shelley is also a third generation local and is always more than happy to share her local knowledge. Shelleys friendly manner always impresses her clients.

 

ROSEMARY KOVACIC - ACCOMMODATION CONSULTANT - LORNE

Rosemary has a deep connection with both our business and The Great Ocean Road. Spending her summer holidays in Lorne, Rose now manages holiday homes that her family rented themselves through Great Ocean Road Holidays. Moving to Lorne full time in 2011, Rose brings exceptional guest relation skills and of course local knowledge.  Efficient, helpful and reliable, nothing is ever a problem for Rosie.  A proud mother and active member of the Lorne community, Rose loves the beach lifestyle and tearing up the waves in her spare time.

 

SOPHIA GROHMANN - ACCOMMODATION CONSULTANT - LORNE

Sophia assists with processing bookings, guest information services and coordinating cleaning and maintenance. Living locally in Lorne she has got excellent knowledge of the area and can recommend bush walks, regional attractions, cafes and restaurants to help guests plan the perfect holiday.