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Mountaineer Creek Campground

2 years ago from Ben Spencer

Location: Camping

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Change of conditions

  • Lakeside Campground will be closed from 16-22 March 2015 due to major upgrades to the water supply system. at Camping
    Monday 16 February, 2015 |
  • Candlebark campsite will be temporarily closed for maintenance works from Monday 16 February 2015. at Camping
    Friday 13 February, 2015 |
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Car and boat-based camping opportunities abound within the park. All campsites are un-powered. The Fraser camping area can accommodate tents and some caravans and campervans. Bookings are required and camping fees apply throughout the year. 

Fraser camping area

The Fraser camping area can accommodate tents and some caravans and campervans. Site are unpowered.

Visitor facilities include toilets, hot showers, free gas barbecues, shelters, picnic areas and boat launching facilities.

Excellent concrete boat ramps are available within the camping area and have been positioned at different water levels (down to 10% of capacity) to ensure maximum lake access year round. Boat parking is available within and adjacent to the campgrounds. Advance bookings and payment are required.

Sites are available at:

View maps below for numbered site locations. 

Jerusalem Creek camping area

There are eight camping areas with unpowered sites. Fireplaces and pit toilets are provided. View Jerusalem Creek map below for numbered site locations.

Advance bookings and payment are required

Boat-based camping

Remote style camping can be accessed by foot or boat at Taylor’s Creek, Mountaineer Creek and Coopers Point. Facilities include composting toilets and fireplaces at Taylor’s Creek and Mountaineer Inlet.

Advance bookings and payment are required

O'Toole Flat camping area 

O'Toole Flat Camping Area is remote bush camp which is popular for hunters during deer stalking season. The carrying of an unloaded  firearm is permitted during this period and firearm regulations apply. Dogs are not allowed at any time. 

The area is adjacent to the Gap Track, approximately 800m from the Eildon-Jamieson Road.

There are no toilets or picnic facilities. Fires are permitted only in Parks Victoria provided fireplaces. Please bring your own firewood and drinking water and take your rubbish and recycling with you. There is no phone reception at this camping area. Satellite phones or radios are recommended.

Advance bookings and payment are required

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