FAQ about your move to country Victoria

Jobs in regional Victoria – your questions answered

I’m interested in making a move to the country – Colac is one location I’m looking at – yet I’m wondering if Colac has a reliable internet service.

Colac has NBN internet which means yes, we have a fast, reliable service.

I am thinking of a tree change in Victoria and considering Colac. What are some of the attractions in Colac?

Colac has an abundance of natural beauty with nearby Forrest a mountain biker and bushwalkers paradise. The renowned Great Ocean Rd walk is nearby and plenty of areas to walk, cycle or run.  Colac has top quality health services, cafes, great shopping and lots of community sporting and social clubs.

I am looking for jobs in regional Victoria yet part of my concern is schools for my children. What school opportunities does Colac have?

All your child’s needs are catered for in Colac from childcare through to regional universities. We have primary and secondary schools – both State and private so you are sure to find the right one to suit your family.

Colac seems to be a growth area for jobs in rural Victoria. What are the main industries?

Agriculture is the main industry in Colac yet there are many others that offer a diversity of career options these include manufacturing, tourism, healthcare and retail.

Contact the Colac – Life Your Way team if you have further questions about your move to the country and life in the Colac Otway region.