Staged in the hinterland township of Forrest, nestled in the heart of the Otway Ranges, Run Forrest will showcase the region’s world class trails and breathtaking natural beauty – undulating hills, flowing rivers, dense fern gullies and the cool, fresh air of the Otway Ranges.
Read more: http://www.runforest.com.au/
The Gellibrand River Blues and Blueberry Festival is an annual event held in February promoted by the Gellibrand River community, traders, artists and artisans. It is held at Otways Tourist Park, Gellibrand River (25 kms south of Colac), Victoria, Australia. The Festival includes the Market in Rex Norman Reserve, where there is Otways produce, including blueberry fruit, plants and conserves and a chance to learn about the industry. There is also local Arts and Craft on display and sale, as well as food and local entertainment, and The Music Festival which takes place at the Otways Tourist Park and features some of the top Australian Blues Talent.
Read more: http://www.bluesandblueberryfestival.com.au/
Great Otway Gravel Grind “THE GOGG”
A-grade riding on A-grade dirt made accessible to all types of riders. The Otway Ranges are criss-crossed with superb dirt roads that wind their way through tall-timber rainforest to the Great Ocean Road and back!
For more info: https://gogg.rapidascent.com.au/
Otway Odyssey MTB Marathons
Epic races on epic trails in the MTB mecca of Forrest, VIC. These races are the most well regarded in Australia and provide an incredible MTB experience for any rider – from Australia’s elite to our new-start kids, now in it’s 12th year!
Read more: http://rapidascent.com.au/OtwayOdyssey/