ONLINE TICKET SALES HAVE NOW CLOSED. TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE VENUE ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT. 

The 9th annual Otway Oktoberfest is set to be bigger and better than ever before, so dust off your dirndl and lederhosen and let’s get slapping!

 When

Saturday 15th October 2016
11.30am to 5.30pm

 

 Where

Otway Estate, home of Prickly Moses Brewery
10 Hoveys Road Barongarook (10 mins south of Colac)

 

This year Otway Oktoberfest will feature 10 different craft breweries from the Otways and surrounding region. You'll get to sample some amazing beers from: 

 

 
 
 
 
 
         
         

 

WHAT'S HAPPENING ON THE DAY? 

Apart from great beer, we’ll also have heaps of fun activities like:

• Traditional Oompah music with a live band
• Slap dancing
• A good old fashioned yodelling competition
• Bavarian food
• German strong man/woman tower
• Taste and Talk Masterclasses
• Brewery tours
• Prizes for best dressed
• Lots of games and MUCH MUCH MORE!

 

 

 

ONLINE TICKET SALES HAVE NOW CLOSED. TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE VENUE ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT.


 Entry Only $20
 VIP Ticket* SOLD OUT
 Home Brewers Competition** CLOSED
 500ml stein glass $15
 1 litre stein glass
$25
 
   One Way
 Return

Bus transfer - Colac ( Departs 11:00am and 11:45am)

Colac Train Station: Lavers Hill Rd/Gellibrand St, Opposite COPACC

$6
$12

Bus transfer - Melbourne (Departs 10:00am. Return departure from Otway Estate at 5:00pm)

St Paul's Cathedral, cnr Flinders and Swanston Sts Melbourne.

 

 n/a

$50

Bus transfer - Gellibrand ( Departs 11:30am approx. Return 5:30pm )

Gellibrand River General Store, 16 Main Road

 $6 $12

Bus transfer - Apollo Bay ( Departs 10:30am , Return 5:30pm )

Great Ocean Road Brewhouse (Top Pup) 29 Great Ocean Rd

 $12 $24

Bus Transfer - Forrest ( Departs 11:00am approx. Return 5:30pm)

Forrest Brewery, 26 Grant St

 $8 $16

Bus Transfer - Lavers Hill ( Departs 11:30am. Return 5:30pm )

Lavers Hill - Lavers Hill Tavern / Crowes Nest Brewery, 57 Great Ocean Rd

 $8 $16
 

Ticket Terms and Conditions - Otway Oktoberfest 2016 Ticket Terms and Conditions - Otway Oktoberfest 2016 (160 KB)

  


TRANSPORT

How to get there:

 

 

Train

 V/Line trains run from Melbourne via Geelong to Colac. V/Line trains also run from Warrnambool to Colac You will need to purchase you VLINE Train ticket separately.

 

Bus Transfer


 

Note: All bus transfers must be purchased online when you purchase your ticket to the event.

Colac
Bus transfers are available from the Colac Train Station to Otway Estate. Buses will depart from Colac at 11am and 11.45am. Buses will depart Otway Estate from 5pm onwards.

Apollo Bay/Forrest - Apollo Bay/Lavers Hill/Gellibrand
The Apollo bay bus will depart from the Great Ocean Road Brewhouse at 10.30am and will leave from Otway Estate at 5.30pm. Buses will pick up at Lavers Hill 11:30am and Forrest at approx 11.00am, Gellibrand approx pick up 11:30am locations in table above.

 

Car

We have a large car park at Otway Estate where private vehicles can be parked. Please allocate a designated driver if you intend to travel by car to this event.

Taxi

Bookings are recommended for all taxi services:

Colac Taxis ph: 5231 5833

Winchelsea Taxis ph: 5267 2888
Lorne Taxi Service ph: 0409 892 304
Apollo Bay Taxi Service: 0400 229 222


 

ACCOMMODATION

 

Otway Estate

Stay at the estate in one of our three on site spa cottages! SORRY SOLD OUT. Ph: 5233 8400

www.otwayestate.com.au

Otway Tourist Park

Gellibrand

Special offer: 2 night stay for up to 4 people in a Spa Cabin or Villa for only $200. Includes a bottle of wine and cheese platter on arrival, early check-in and late check- out. ph: 5235 8357
http://www.otwaystouristpark.com/winter-specials

Great Ocean Road Brewhouse, Apollo Bay


Pub style accommodation including queen rooms, family rooms and backpacker dorms. Why not make a weekend of it! Ask about their Beat the Winter Blues Accommodation package for only $170 for the whole weekend, includes accommodation, bistro vouchers and beer tasting paddles. ph: 5237 6240
www.greatoceanroadbrewhouse.com.au


Other accom in the area

http://www.visitgreatoceanroad.org.au/gellibrand/accommodation-search

Colac Visitor Information Centre - Ph: 1300 OTWAYS (689 297)
 

 

 

THINGS TO DO

If you’d like to make a weekend of it and stay in the beautiful Otway region for more than one day, here are some other things you might like to do:

 

Have lunch in Forrest at the brewery

 https://forrestbrewing.com.au

Visit the Great Ocean Road Brewhouse

 http://www.greatoceanroadbrewhouse.com.au

Go for a Surf

 http://www.visitvictoria.com/regions/Great-Ocean-Road/Things-to-do/Nature-and-wildlife/Beaches-and-coastlines/Bells-Beach.aspx

Visit the Aireys Pub, home of Rogue Wave Brewing 

 http://www.aireyspub.com.au

Visit Cape Otway Lightstation

 http://www.lightstation.com

Explore the Otway Harvest Trail 

 http://www.otwayharvesttrail.org.au

Otway Fly Treetop Adventures

 http://www.otwayfly.com

Visit the Timboon Distillery 

 http://www.timboondistillery.com.au

Dine at the world class Brae Restaurant  

 http://braerestaurant.com

Take in the natural beauty of the Otways

 http://www.visitvictoria.com/Regions/Great-Ocean-Road/Things-to-do/Nature-and-wildlife/National-parks-and-reserves/The-Otways