Your hosts Amber & Andrew Yarde

Welcome to Forrest Gate Bed & Breakfast

The town of Forrest is the northern gateway to the Great Otway National Park.

A gateway to one of Victoria’s most spectacular regions: ancient rainforests, diverse heath and woodlands, fringed by a spectacular coastline and the Great Ocean Road. The Otway region is rich with attractions it will be easy to plan your stay.  

Forrest Gate Bed & Breakfast is the perfect place to make your base while exploring and discovering all the Otways has to offer.  Only 2 hours drive from Melbourne via Geelong.  35 minutes to Apollo Bay and the Great Ocean Rd.   

25 minutes from Colac.

Forrest Gate offers guests spacious, modern suites. Each suite accommodates one couple with a private entrance and large en-suite bathroom.  

There is access to our guest lounge and veranda with individual BBQ's.  

Traditional style Bed & Breakfast

Boutique yarn & knitwear produced from individual alpacas.  Soft & luxurious first fleeces. 100% Natural Australian yarns, produced in the Otways by Forrestgate’s alpacas.

Alpacas at Forrest Gate

Find us 4km from the town of Forrest in the Otway Ranges.  

2641 Colac Forrest Road, Forrest, Victoria, 3236.  

Tel: 03 5236 6376       Email:

Explore the region

Spend the day visiting the regional wineries and breweries.  Explore the Great Ocean Road. Find some walks around Lake Elizabeth and nearby Falls.

“the perfect place to stay while exploring the Otways”

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