Last Updated Dec 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter
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 tables....fire-pits
This is a free camping area.
First in best dressed
Longdrop or composting
Pets are allowed with conditions
No water available at this campsite
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.
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) 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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