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Biodiversity tours

A new site identifying tour routes where you can see for yourself a variety of ecosystems, successions, features and uses.

·        NEWS 

What roads are closed ?








Colour coded roads showing major features and eg’s only


A.     Heath  (Bambra-Aireys)

B.     Closed scrub  (Carlisle-Gelli)

C.     Woodland (Cape Otway Rd)

D.     Sedgeland (CarlisleGelli)

E.      Private Forest -GOR, Binns

F.      Tall Open Forest -Waitawhile

G.     Rainforest – GOR Maits Rest

H.     Volcanoes   Red Rock



¯        Some waterfalls


·        Recent volcanoes

n      Old volcanoes


What to experience?

-Wettest place in Victoria

-November Tours

-Twelve apostles


What to listen to ? 

-Otway FM  104.7



New National Park.

Some Options(1-5)

O1 Add bits

O2 Link1 Southern

O3 Link2 Southern

O4 Some water catchments

O5 Most water catchments


More on Parks ,Reserves and Conservation

-Existing diversity  D1,D2,D3

-Future Directions  

-What VEAC DP says

-What others say?

-Why most experienced students and managers of biodiversity disagree with the Government and VEAC .

- do you think VEAC DP report is adequate to make a sound decision ?

- More info


To discuss on line




Otway Tours      


Pick the places you want to go.  

How you get there is yours to know. 

(You’ll need other maps and signs for two things!)      


This page is in draft form and is incomplete at time of posting in November 2003

Questions?        Great Ocean Rd Victoria


Watch this space for more News on Otways Options.


While considerable care is exercised to ensure accuracy in the content here, the contents are for initial planning purpose only. Unchecked clarification, use or modification of the maps can sometimes result in significant errors.


Biodiversity references:

-Study of Land in the Otway Range and Plains.    A.Pitt

-Royal Society Proceedings