Choose Colac for your family tree change in Victoria

Street cricket, knowing your neighbours, backyard barbecues, a short walk to school and a close-knit community. This is the life when you consider a tree change in Victoria and move to Colac Otway Shire and the thriving regional city of Colac.

There is more time for family when you live in Colac, and work is just a short drive away. Jobs in rural Victoria are generally close to home and if you do have to travel, there are no traffic jams and plenty of beautiful scenery to enjoy during the journey.

We have great schools, childcare and kindergartens, and Colac is just an hour away from four regional universities. Employment opportunities are easily investigated if you are looking for jobs in regional Victoria by using our professional and skilled job seeking agencies.

Make the move to country Victoria and enjoy life in Colac. Contact us to find out more about the ultimate family lifestyle.

Day Care & Kindergarten

Colac Otway Shire has eight kindergartens and numerous day care centres, several providing care on the same sites as local kindergartens. Council also coordinates a very popular family day care...

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Primary & Secondary Schools

Colac Otway Shire has one specialist school for children with special needs, 10 government primary schools, three Catholic primary schools, two P-12 government schools and two secondary colleges (one Catholic)....

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Tertiary Training Providers

Four universities are just an hour’s drive away from Colac – Deakin University in Geelong and Warrnambool, and the University of Ballarat and  Australian Catholic  University in Ballarat. Colac Otway Vocational...

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