Resilience comes in many different forms, and some young people have described it as:

  • Dealing with hardships and still holding your head up
  • Giving things a go or trying your best
  • Being strong on the inside
  • Being able to cope with what life throws at you and shrug it off
  • Standing up for yourself


Give examples of who you have to help you with the following:


  • People around me I trust and who love me no matter what
  • People who set limits for me so I know when to stop before there is danger or trouble
  • People who show me how to do things right by the way they do things
  • People who want me to learn to do things on my own
  • People who help me when I am sick, in danger or need to learn

What do you do to show that you can do the following?


  • A person people can like and love
  • Glad to do nice things for others and show my concern
  • Respectful of myself and others
  • Willing to be responsible for what I do
  • Sure things will be all right

How do you do the following?


  • Talk to others about things that frighten or bother me
  • Find ways to solve problems I face
  • Control myself when I feel like doing something not right or dangerous
  • Figure out when it is a good time to talk to someone or to take action
  • Find someone to help me when I need it

The Great Ocean Road

Travel the Great Ocean Road and beyond for one of the world’s most scenic coastal drives, and see the 12 Apostles, iconic surf breaks and waterfalls.

Experience a diverse array of things to see and do in the region, from outdoor activities such as surfing, scuba diving and sea kayaking to arts, cultural and heritage attractions. Admire the stunning coastline on the Great Ocean Walk and enjoy fine dining, local winemakers and fresh produce along the way.

Indulge in some relaxation therapy at an invigorating day spa or shop for local delicacies, surfing gear and collectibles.

Join a tour group and see the famous 12 Apostles or take a self-guided drive along the spectacular Great Ocean Road.