The Corangamite Shire is home to over 16,000 residents located in towns such as Camperdown, Terang, Cobden, Port Campbell and Timboon, and surrounding farmlands.
The Shire has an envious lifestyle and is a location of choice for seachangers and treechangers seeking to swap city traffic and overcrowding for open roads, friendly communities and better-value living.
The region has many magnificent natural features, from volcanic geology to lush forests and the internationally renowned coastline of the Twelve Apostles and Port Campbell National Park.
Many of the Shire's townships are home to flourishing shopping, dining and entertainment precincts. They provide a wide variety of leisure activities that appeal to older age groups including musical performances, live theatre, sporting activities and special events.
According to Community Indicators Victoria, residents of Corangamite Shire have indicated they experience much higher levels of community well-being, satisfaction with their lives, and perceptions of safety at night than Victorian averages. The municipality also has significantly lower crime rates than the state average.