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Camping in the Otways

Morning light at Blanket Bay, Great Otway Nat
from Gary Rowan Higgins
 
Sea shells by the sea shore...
from Gary Rowan Higgins
 
Weathered by wind and wave: eons of rock
from Gary Rowan Higgins
 
Mossy rock exposed at low tide
from Gary Rowan Higgins
 
Heron on rock platform
from Gary Rowan Higgins
 
Sky reflected in rock strata
from Gary Rowan Higgins
 
Neptune's Necklace in rock platform pool
from Gary Rowan Higgins
 
Lake Elizabeth reflection
from Cam and Cath
 
Cormorants take flight on Lake Elizabeth
from PHILIP SKEGGS
 
A rare Bassian Thrush on the loop walk
from PHILIP SKEGGS
 
Ancient tree beside Lake Elizabeth
from PHILIP SKEGGS
 
The hidden beauty of Lake Elizabeth
from PHILIP SKEGGS
 
Hammond Road Camp Site
from Peter Hurley
 
Hammond Road Camp Site
from Peter Hurley
 
Hammonds Campground
from Parks Victoria
 
Lake Elizabeth
from Timothy
 
Great Ocean Walk - at low tide
from Parks Victoria
 
Aire River - Great Ocean Walk
from Parks Victoria
 
Sandy beach: Great Ocean Walk - at low tide
from Parks Victoria
 
Blanket Bay, Great Ocean Walk - at low tideGr
from Parks Victoria
 

Change of conditions

Add change of condition
  • Wye River Road Camping Area is closed until further notice due to dangerous trees. at Wye River Road Camping Area Wednesday 5 April, 2017
  • Herbert’s Campground is closed until further notice due to hazardous trees. at Camping in the Otways Thursday 30 March, 2017
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Camping
Canoeing
Dog walking
Fishing
Picnicking
Short walk
Surfing
Camp fires

Great Otway National Park and Otway Forest Park offers excellent camping opportunities whether you are looking for a family friendly place to park your caravan or a solitary night under the stars.

For information on which camping and walking areas you can visit with a dog, see the table below and the Park note - Great Otway NP and Otway Forest Park - Dogs.

Schools and outdoor groups
School groups and outdoor groups planning to stay in Great Otway National Park should book their campsites online an then contact the park on 13 1963 to advise them of any further trip intentions.

Campground facilities

Location

camp sites

picnic tables

family walks

fireplaces

caravan access

toilets

dogs

 Aire Crossing  Quiet in remote location

5

       

available

 
 Aire River East  Shady, small, no fireplaces

20

 

available

 

 

available

 
 Aire River West Large open area, fireplaces

50

 

available

available

available

available

 
 Allenvale Mill Site Walk-in (200m)

16

 

available

     

available

 
 Beauchamp Falls - Small area managed by DELWP call 13 6186 or visit www.delwp.vic.gov.au

12

available

available

available

  available available
 Big Hill Track Seasonal

12

    available

available

available

 
 Blanket Bay Sheltered sites near beach

22

available

available

available

 

available

 
 Cora Lyn Walk-in (800m)

1

 

available

 
   
 Dando's - Large area managed by DELWP call 13 6186 or visit www.delwp.vic.gov.au

50

available

available

available

available

available

available

 Hammonds Close to walks

12

   

available

available

available


 Jamieson Remote - seasonal

6

       

 Johanna Beach Nestled in sand dunes

25

available

available

 

available

available

available

 Lake Elizabeth Riverbank close to lake

15

available

available

available

  available

available

 Parker Hill Small, on hill above inlet

20

 

available

   

available

 
 Sharps Close to walks

8

 

available

 

available

   
 Stevensons Falls - Large area managed by DELWP call 13 6186 or visit www.delwp.vic.gov.au

50

available

available

available

available

available

available

 Wye River Near township

11

     

available

   

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