The Otways: where coastal rainforest meets wild Southern Ocean on the Great Ocean Road. Fall under the spell of a magical place of ancient trees, untamed creatures and waterfall wonder. It's all about time lost and adventure found in breathtaking natural surrounds.
Stay with us
Apollo Bay Eco YHA
Apollo Bay Eco YHA is an architect designed hostel that features a passive solar design, a wood fire heater, two spacious lounges, two kitchens, outdoor balconies and a rooftop deck...
Apollo Bay Beach Bungalow
Apollo Bay Beach Bungalow is situated a stones throw from the shops, cafes and sandy beach that make Apollo Bay the wonderful place it is.
Southern Anchorage Retreat
Southern Anchorage Retreat is indulgence in the Otways, just a short 20 minute drive to the iconic Twelve Apostles.
Countrywide Cottages have a lot to thank their fabulous guests for as their reviews across the internet won them the Number One position in the 2019 AAA Gold List self...
Johanna Seaside Cottages
Johanna Seaside Cottages is a unique coastal property providing boutique self contained cottages in the heart of Great Ocean Road at Johanna Beach.
Twelve Apostles Port Campbell Bed & Breakfast
The Twelve Apostles Port Campbell Bed & Breakfast is a family run accommodation in Port Campbell beside the Great Ocean Road.
What to see & do
Cape Otway Lightstation
Cape Otway Lightstation is Australia's most important lighthouse. The light established in 1848 is perched on towering sea cliffs 90 metres above where Bass Straight and the Southern Ocean collide.
Apollo Bay Surf and Kayak
Apollo Bay Surf and Kayak offers a range of activities including surf lessons, Weetbix Surfgroms, kayaking to the Australian Fur Seal Colony and snorkeling tours.
Tarndie Farmgate Woolshop
A Woolshop on a Sheep Farm Heritage listed Tarndwarncoort Homestead offers a wonderful selection of wool products for craft, bespoke yarns and one off dye lots using the Polwarth wool...
Port Campbell National Park
Port Campbell National Park is world famous for its extraordinary collection of wave-sculpted rock formations and the Twelve Apostles.
Rae Street Relics
Rae Street Relics is Colac's fabulous store, full of amazing antiques and collectables. Furniture, military, manuals/books, 1950's and loads more. Go back in time, to the ‘Good Ol Days’.
Apollo Bay Fishing Charters
Apollo Bay Fishing Charters offers unique tours with everything from family fun fishing, extended outer reef fishing to wildlife and sunset cruises. They cater for all experience levels.
Eat & Drink
Port Campbell Lolly Shop
Port Campbell Lolly Shop sell a range of lollies, licorice, chocolate and nuts. Choose from Pink Lady Chocolate, to pre-packaged lollies from the UK and Holland, to an assortment of...
Sweet View - The Great Ocean Road Lolly Shop
Sweet View is a small family-owned and operated confectionery retail business in Apollo Bay, selling traditional English sweets, Australian and International lollies, gourmet and Australiana chocolates as well as premium...
Fern & Gum
Otway Artisan Hampers are a collection of thoughtfully curated gift boxes that showcase the incredible producers of the Otway region, in South West Victoria.
Loaf and Lounge
Visit Loaf and Lounge for hand-moulded bread, traditional sourdoughs, cakes, pastries and a cafe, trading seven days a week.
Masala Bay offers a variety of Indian cuisines. Their a la carte menu offers you a selection of the dishes of the Indian subcontinent.
The RAWR Bar
RAWR Bar is a premier and authentic health hub that has been proudly serving the Apollo Bay area and beyond since 2017.
Around the region
Camperdown Rotary Market
Held on the historic avenue of Camperdown's Manifold Street, the Camperdown Rotary Market is held on the first Sunday of each month.
04 Oct 202009:00 - 13:00
The Colac Otway Arts Trail
Unfortunately due to the COVID-19 uncertainty the 2020 Colac Otway Arts Trail has been cancelled for the safety of the community.
20 Sep 2020
Run Forrest Trail Run
The 9th Run Forrest Trail Run offers runners the most picturesque trails in Australia.
01 Nov 202007:30 - 15:00
Great Ocean Road Watercolour Experiences
Join Cathy Donovan, Otway's artist, for a fun and relaxing watercolour workshop in Apollo Bay.
14 Nov 202010:00 - 13:00
Crayfest Port Campbell
Crayfest celebrates everything special about the Port Campbell region. The coast, community, volunteers, primary producers, local produce and sustainability.
28 Mar 202110:00 - 17:00