Beech Forest, VIC http://www.aussietowns.com.au/town/beech-forest-vic
Beech Forest is a small town on the edge of the Otway Ranges and is located 197 km south-west of Melbourne via Colac and 37 km north of Apollo Bay on a very windy Binns Road.
The town was named after the beech myrtle trees, which are common in the area and prior to the arrival of Europeans, the Beech Forest area was inhabited by Ganubadud Aboriginal People.
If you love nature and outdoor walks, Beech Forest is the perfect place to stay and Cozy Otways Accommodation cottages will give you quick access to the nearby spectacular waterfalls and with only minutes away from the cottages are: Triplet Falls, Beauchamp Falls, Hopetoun Falls, as well as the Californian Redwoods and the Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
Visitor Information - there is an information bay in the town on the main road. The nearest Visitor Information Centres are at Apollo Bay - Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre, 100 Great Ocean Road, tel: 1300 689 297 and Colac - corner of Murray and Queen Streets, tel: 1300 689 297