Outdoor Activities

Come and experience breathtaking flying foxes and navigate your way through the native bushlands of the Otways.

The Otways are full of family friendly activities from short walks, to wildlife spotting and plenty of adventure in between.


Hit the tracks and trails of the beautiful...



Camping in the Otways is a fantastic way to get away from it all. Get back to nature, breathe in the fresh air, be surrounded by the local wildlife residents, enjoy sleeping under the stars ……...



Discover the Great Ocean Walk, waterfalls, lush forests, cliff top walks, heritage and coastal trails. Whether you go inland or hug the rugged coast, the Otways is a place for adventure, romance and...

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Yaughter Trails Network: The Northern Loop

The northern section (Yaugher) has an extensive range of trails for all skill levels. To get to the Yaugher trail head for the...


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Only have 48hrs in the Otways? Here's your guide.

The Otways is enchanting, captivating, picturesque and just two hours west of Melbourne. If you’ve only got 48-hours to spend in the area,...


Top 10 Things to do in the Otways

There are so many fantastic Otways attractions that showcase nature at its best, making a trip here an unforgettable one. Below we have put together...


An Otways Long Weekend - Part 3: E-Biking + Platypus Spotting


An Otways Long Weekend - Part 2: Otway Fly Treetop Walk and Zipline


An Otways Long Weekend - Part 1: Exploring Cape Otway and Surrounds

The wind batters our tired faces as we stretch our legs on Stringybark Track, ascending Parker...


Rediscover Awe and Wake up to the Otways

A weekend of fresh air, mother nature at her finest and fulfilling wanderlust right at your back door. Welcome back to the...


Easy Walks with Kids in the Otways

The whole family will love experiencing the Otways at its finest: on foot. Walkers of almost any ability can trek around and discover magical...


Night Walk for Glow Worms in the Otways

Did you know that Glow Worms are really bioluminescent (aka glow in the dark) maggots of a mosquito like...


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Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Great Ocean Road region the Wadawuurung, Eastern Maar & Gunditjmara. We pay our respects to their Ancestors, past present and emerging. We recognise and respect their unique cultural heritage and the connection to their traditional lands. We commit to building genuine and lasting partnerships that recognise, embrace and support the spirit of reconciliation, working towards self-determination, equity of outcomes and an equal voice for Australia’s first people.