OTWAY COAST The most spectacular part of the Great Ocean Road

Annual Events

Birregurra Weekend Festival 10 -12 October 2008

Experience the fruits of a country lifestyle, just two hours west of Melbourne, as you join the Birregurra locals for their weekend festival. The historic township showcases all the best of country living. The wide main street is a colourful experience of stalls, music, food and wine, art show, historical display, dog jumping and much more.
For more information checkout the Festival website

Forrest Australia’s number 1 Mountain Bike Destination

Australia’s best trails? It’s a big call, we know. But there is a damn good reason that two of the countries premier MTB events, the Kona 24 Hour and the Otway Odyssey are held in this region. The sheer variety of the trail surfaces, obstacles, uphills, downhills, fauna and flora is mind boggling. The 62km of mapped / sign-posted trail in the Forrest area, are truly world class. These trails are the real deal for enthusiasts of everything two wheels on dirt. See more….

Green U Great Ocean Road International Marathon 2009

The GO Marathon, with the most challenging and spectacular course of any marathon in the world, will be staged for the fifth time on the weekend of May 16-17, 2009. It is open to runners and walkers of all abilities.

The marathon is an opportunity to bring participants and supporters to the Apolllo Bay-Colac-Otway-Lorne region. For more information see the Marathon website