Details on 43 campsites within 100km of Mountain Dam,

Mountain Dam Campground

Last Updated Dec 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter

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Lake-side camping in dry open woodland forest within the Rocklands State Forest, facing east to the Grampians.

Tracks follow around the lake for some distance. Most sites slope gently. Reasonable shade provided by Yellow Gum and Box. Boat ramp. Dogs on lead

Kangaroos, wildflowers, ducks and flies are common.

An attractive site if the Reservoir is full. Rated 3.8/5

May be hot and dry in summer, difficult access in winter.

Thanks to Smokeydk for the following updates and photos

2 drop toilets.. no taps....some picnic

Facilities and activities at Mountain Dam

Number of sites:


Camping Fees:

Free Camping


This is a free camping area.

How to book:

First in best dressed


Longdrop or composting


Pets are allowed with conditions

Water Availability:

No water available at this campsite

Camp fires:

Fires may be allowed in built fire places. Please check local fire bans and rules.


No bbqs are provided.


You are able to swim in the lake nearby.


There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.

Picnic Tables:


Horse Riding:
Canoeing / Kayaking:

There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite

More Information

Location information for Mountain Dam


This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.

Getting there

From Balmoral, east 12k on the Rocklands Rd, left (north-east) 1k, right (east) 12.5k on the Rocklands-Cherrypool Rd (natural gravel), right (east) (signed, just after a ford) 800m.

From Cherrypool on the Henty [A200] Hwy: West then south about 20k on the Rocklands-Cherrypool Rd (natural gravel and sand).

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