Last Updated Jul 2015 | Originally suggested by Peter
Reasonably pleasant lake-side bush camping in dry open woodland forest within Rocklands State Forest.
Vehicle tracks follow around the lake for some distance. Some sites slope.
Reasonable shade provided by Yellow Gum and Box.
Kangaroos, wildflowers, ducks and flies are common.
An attractive site even if the Reservoir is not full. May be hot and dry in summer, difficult access in winter.
Two new concrete boat ramps have been constructed at Rocklands Reservoir
in 2015 to provide recreational anglers with better access to one of western
Victoria’s largest impoundments. 50,000 brown & rainbow trout yearlings have been stocked into Rocklands since 2013 improving fishing conditions.
This is a free camping area.
First in best dressed
Longdrop or composting
Pets are allowed with conditions
Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
There are no built fireplaces in this camp ground, however it may be permisable to have a camp fire under certain conditions. Please check local fire restrictions and rules before lighting fires.
No bbqs are provided.
You are able to swim in the lake nearby.
There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.
Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite
There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
From Balmoral, east 12k on the Rocklands Rd, left (north-east) 1k, right (east) 4.4k on the Rocklands-Cherrypool Rd (gravel), right (south) 3.2k down a signed narrow winding graveled track.
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