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Hire a venue, airfields, public halls.
Festivals and Events help to showcase the rich diversity of celebrations in the Colac Otway region.
Our shire has two libraries, in Colac and Apollo Bay.Our libraries are places of exciting ideas, information, materials, services and programs that will inspire, enrich, challenge and entertain.
Colac Otway Shire is home to over 148 beautiful parks, gardens, recreation areas and playgrounds.
Apollo Bay Harbour is a working port and is part of Apollo Bay’s identity, generating economic benefits, and helping draw thousands of tourists to the stunning coastal hamlet each year.
Colac Otway is a tourism mecca, boasting the world-famous Great Ocean Road, the Otway rainforest, volcanic plains and more!
The Bombers will take on the Cats again at Colac's Central Reserve as part of the 2020 Marsh Community Series fixture.
Water quality tests at Lake Colac, Wye River and Kennett River can assist the public make informed decisions about recreational water use.
Colac Service Centre
Phone: (03) 5232 9400
Address: 2-6 Rae Street, Colac
Open: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5pm
Apollo Bay Service Centre
Address: 100 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay
Open: 7-days a week, 9am - 5pm
Postal Address: PO Box 283, Colac 3250
Colac Otway Shire respectfully acknowledges the traditional custodians of this land - Gulidjan and Gadubanud peoples of the Eastern Maar Nation Ancestors and Elders, past, present and emerging.