Details on 81 campsites within 100km of Yea River (Informal),

Yea River (Informal) Campground

Last Updated Jan 2014

Yea River (Informal) has water available You can go fishing at Yea River (Informal) Pets allowed in Yea River (Informal)

An informal bush campground right on the Yea river with limited (read no) facilities.

This site is usually pretty busy, as the Yea river can offer up the odd decent sized Red Fin, so the fishers like it. Access to a lot of the Yea River is difficult, but if you are going to fish it, try to find somewhere that has had less pressure on it than this spot.

As this is not a designated campground, there is a chance it could be closed since I was last here. If the site no longer exists, or has been closed, then Kinglake National Park is an excellent alternative. (See link to "The Gum" Campground on the left. Alternatively there is a nice caravan park in Yea on the Yea River.

Thanks to Peter for the following updates.

Visually secluded from but very close to the rather noisy Melba Hwy just over the river

Rated 3.2. There is water there.

Facilities and activities at Yea River (Informal)

Number of sites:


Camping Fees:

This is an informal campground so there are no fees (or much maintenance)


This is a free camping area.

How to book:

You don't need to book Yea River campsite.


No toilets available at this campsite


Pets are allowed with conditions

Water Availability:

There is usually drinking water available at this campsite. Please take care, it may still be advisable to boil water before drinking.

Camp fires:

No fires are permitted at this camp ground.


No bbqs are provided.


There are no known swimming spots at this campsite.


There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.

Picnic Tables:

Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite

Horse Riding:


Canoeing / Kayaking:

There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite

More Information


Location information for Yea River (Informal)


This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.

Getting there

On the westbridge road, just off the Melba highway about 33km south from Yea, Victoria.

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