Run Forrest Trail Run

Sunday 18th July 2021

7.30am to 2pm 

Barwon River Reserve | Forrest |Victoria

100% Pure Trail Running in the Otways

The 8th annual Run Forrest – 10km & 21km & 6km Trail Run offers runners the most picturesque trails in Australia.

Once again the 2021 Run Forrest will  include the very popular 6km Kids Run circuit.

Staged in the hinterland township of Forrest, nestled in the heart of the Otway Ranges, Run Forrest will showcase the regions world class trails and breathtaking natural beauty – undulating hills, flowing rivers, dense fern gullies and the cool, fresh air of the Otway Ranges.

So get training!!

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Otway Soup Festival

Due to Covid 19 the Otway Soup Fest will not be hosted in 2021.

Run Forrest coincides with the 13th Otway Soup Festival which will also be held on Sunday 9th June from 10am at the Forrest Football Oval. The festival features homemade soups, conserves, pickles, relishes, homebrew beers and wines and a wide range of free family entertainment including an farm animal nursery, giant veggie competition, a jumping castle and local crafts and fresh market stalls.

Where is Forrest?

Forrest is located approximately 1 hour from the regional City of Geelong, 2 hours drive from Melbourne and a short distance to the Great Ocean Road townships of Torquay (55 minutes), Lorne (50 minutes) and Apollo Bay (40 minutes).

It’s an easy and very picturesque drive to Forrest and there’s plenty to see and do on the way. Take your time, enjoy the drive and soak up the scenery.

For driving distances and directions to Forrest, click here