The RACV Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride is one of Australia’s premier and most spectacular rides, attracting competitors from both Australia and around the world. The 145km classic ride features over 90km of road closures through the picturesque farmlands of the Otway ranges to Lorne and then back along the famous Great Ocean Road to Torquay. There are also 204km and 60km course options available.
Starting and finishing in Torquay the event takes in 90km of road closures with the highest standard of event organization provided by SME 360 and supported by police (including motorbikes), extensive traffic management, and medical support (including 3 ambulances), mechanical support & entertainment.
Spectacular scenery along the course with the opportunity to stop in the townships of Moriac, Deans Marsh and along the Great Ocean Road at Lorne, Aireys Inlet & Anglesea.
Optional timed climb of the 12km Benwerrin Climb in the Otways for the 145km participants.
Great location for a weekend away – Torquay and surrounding areas have many great activities and is famous in the surf industry