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Otway Oktoberfest

  • Prickly Moses 10 Hoveys Road Barongarook West, VIC, 3249 Australia (map)

When Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig married his beloved princess Therese in front of the town gates of Munich on October 12, 1810 he had no idea that his love would generate the beer swilling, slap- dancing, fun fair phenomenon that is Oktoberfest!

The Otway Oktoberfest is back once again It’s been 10 beer filled years and we’ve loved every second! In honor of our 10-year anniversary, we’re having a shin dig of epic proportions, and you’re invited.

Come along and enjoy the most delicious beers and ciders in the Otways, we’re thrilled to welcome back 10 of the best local craft breweries to help us celebrate. The most inspiring local ciders will be served, the most sumptuous ales along the Great Ocean Road and the most quaffable pints from the surrounding regions will be pouring. 

Not one of these beers has travelled further than 2 hours to reach Otway Estate. So, if you love fresh beer, get it here!

Come along to sample some amazing beers, including old favourites and exciting limited release brews from;

Red Duck Brewery
Flying Horse Bar & Brewery
Bells Beach Brewing
Crowes Nest Beer
Forrest Brewery
Rogue Wave Brewing
Southern Bay Brew Co.
Cockies Beer
Bellarine Brewing Company
• Forbidden Fruit Cider
• …and of course, Prickly Moses Handcrafted Beer

If all this fantastic beer and cider isn’t quite enough, fear not, we’ve got heaps of awesome activities lined up!

• Traditional Oompah music with a live band
• Slap dancing
• A good old fashioned yodelling competition
• Classic Bavarian food
• Carnival Game TBC ' Penciled '
• Taste and Talk Masterclasses
• Brewery tours
• Prizes for best dressed

Plus, more games than you can shake a stick at, and MUCH, MUCH MORE!

We've also got a...

After our inaugural year last year, our popular Home Brewing Competition returns as part of the Otway Oktoberfest! Can you win back to back?

First Prize
$300 Cash

Second Prize
$100 Voucher Queenscliff Brewhouse

Third Prize
$30 Voucher at the Great Ocean Road Brewhouse - Apollo Bay


Don't forget to enter the Lucky Ticket Prize draw valued at over $150. Simply enter the promotional code you've seen advertised at the final stage when booking your ticket. This box will be titled: "Gift/Promotion Code".
(Entry into this draw will not be accepted on the day)


Earlier Event: October 7
Gluten Free Expo 2017
Later Event: October 14
Oktoberfest 2017 - St Kilda Foreshore