Colac has a rich farming and forestry history and is the perfect central location to explore the Otways.
Colac, the largest town in the district, is built aside the huge Lake Colac and on the doorstep of the Great Otway National Park. This busy town centre services the surrounding villages and rural areas. Colac has a rich farming and forestry history and is the perfect central location to explore the Otways.
Less than a 2 hour drive from Melbourne and central to spectacular elements of the Great Ocean Road.
Retail offerings in Colac range from quaint country gift shops, antique dealers and specialty shops through to major brands and department stores. There are also monthly community markets and other events on throughout the year.
The local botanic gardens are ridiculously pretty and the lake area boasts a great range of wildlife.
Where To Stay
Central Caravan Park Colac
Central Caravan Park Colac is a quiet, friendly caravan park where you can relax and enjoy your stay. It is securely fenced and close to the highway without noise.
Lake Colac Caravan Park
Lake Colac Caravan Park is located on the Lake Colac foreshore beside the beautiful Botanic Gardens and Barongarook Creek.
What To See and Do
Colac Indoor Sports
Bounce into Colac Indoor Sports Centre, they have plenty to keep the kids active and entertained during school holidays and weekends regardless of the weather.
Colac RSL Sub-Branch Inc.
The Colac RSL is a warm family friendly club. They pride themselves on their military history and are more than happy to welcome new members to the club.
Colac Turf Club
The Colac Turf Club has had a long and proud tradition of turf racing, education and training of horses that spans more than 145 years.