2017 Amy's Gran Fondo - Road Closure Information

On Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 September Amy's Gran Fondo will return to the region of the Great Ocean Road and Otway Ranges.  Over 6,000 riders will visit our region and to ensure the safety of the event participant's and the community the following temporary changes will be implemented. 

Please note, Emergency access will be maintained at all times.  In case of emergency dial 000.

If you need access through the road closures during this time call the event management team on 03 9595 3000 to discuss your options.

Road Closures

Appropriate traffic control measures as approved by Vic Roads, Victoria Police and Colac Otway Shire will be temporarily installed on all intersections.   

For more details about the road closures and higher quality images click here 2017 Amy's Gran Fondo Road Closures

 Please note, Emergency vehicle access is available at all times.2017 AGF - Road Closures Map.jpg

The following road closures will apply on Saturday 16 September 2017:

Road Location/Closure Approx. Times 
 Mountjoy Parade, Lorne              Between Otway Street & Bay Street  12pm - 5.30pm 
 William Street, Lorne Between Smith Street & Mountjoy Parade  12pm - 5.30pm 
 Grove Street, Lorne Between Smith Street & Mountjoy Parade  12pm - 5.30pm 
 Smith Street, Lorne (resident access available until 3.30pm) Between Grove Road & Bay Street  12pm - 5.30pm 
 Bay Street, Lorne  Between Mountjoy Parade & Charles Street      12pm - 5.30pm

 The following road closures will apply on Sunday 17 September 2017:

Road  Location/Closure  Approx. Times 
Gran Fondo - Sunday 17 September 2017
Mountjoy Parade, Lorne Between Otway Street & Grove Road  5.30am - 10am 
Mountjoy Parade, Lorne Between Grove  Road & Bay Street 5.30am - 4.30pm 
Deans Marsh - Lorne Road Between Great Ocean Road & Neade Street, Lorne  6am - 10am 
Deans Marsh - Lorne Road - Otway St Between Deans Marsh Road & Otway Street 7am - 10am
Deans Marsh - Lorne Road Between Birregurra - Deans Marsh Road & Neale St, Lorne 6am - 11am
Birregurra - Deans Marsh Road Between Bushes Road & Deans Marsh - Lorne Road  7.30am - 11am 
Bushes Road, Deans Marsh Between Pennyroyal Station Road & Birregurra - Deans Marsh Road  8am - 12pm 
Pennyroyal Station Road, Deans Marsh   Between Murroon Road & Bushes Road  8am - 12pm 
Murrooon Road, Barwon Downs Between Division Road & Pennyroyal Station Road 8am - 12pm 
Division Road, Barwon Downs Between Birregurra - Forrest Road & Murroon Road 8am - 12pm
Birregurra - Forrest Road Between Colac Forrest Road & Division Road  8am - 12pm 
Forrest - Apollo Bay Road Between Beech Forrest Road (Turtons Track) & Colac Forrest Road 8.30am - 1.30pm 
Skenes Creek Road Between Great Ocean Road & Beech Forrest Road (Turtons Track)  8.30am - 2pm 
Great Ocean Road (both directions) Between Skenes Creek Road, Skenes Creek & Bay Street, Lorne  8am - 3.30pm 
 Medio Fondo Start - Sunday 17 September 2017
 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay Between Hardy Street, Apollo Bay & Skenes Creek Road, Skenes Creek  10.30am - 11.30am 
 Gravel Fondo & Apollo Bay Family Fondo - Sunday 17 September 2017
 Pascoe Street, Cartwright Street & Gambier Street, Apollo Bay  Between Hardy Street & Barham River Road  8am - 10.15am 
 Barham River Road, Apollo Bay Between Apollo Bay & Barham River Road  8am - 10.15am 
 Killala Road, Apollo Bay Between Killala Road & Old Bay Road  8.45am  
 Binns Road (25 km/h speed reduction) Between Binns Road & Turtons Track  9.30am - 11am 
 Turtons Track Between Turtons Track & Skenes Creek Road  10.15am - 1.30pm 
 Wild Dog Road (Local traffic only allowed to travel southbound - No left turn from Great Ocean Road)  Between Skenes Creek Road & Great Ocean Road 11am - 2.45pm 

Traffic Hotline

For information and advice during the event a traffic hotline will operate at the following times:

  • Friday 15 September, between 9am and 5pm
  • Saturday 16 September, between 9am and 8pm
  • Sunday 17 September, between 5.30am and 4.30pm

The contact for the traffic hotline is 0448 813 433.

The contact email for any traffic concerns is operations@sme360.com.au

For all other enquires please head to www.amysgranfondo.org.au