Last Updated Dec 2013 | Originally suggested by Peter
A pleasant, green bush camp on a large, grassed clearing, (mown by kangaroos) in the broad lightly treed valley of the Glenelg River, off a quiet country road.
An old forestry camp site on a slight rise above flats subject to inundation. Surrounded by Red River and Yellow Gums and wattles. It is possible to get shade and privacy under the trees behind the clearing.
Nearby creeks may be dry in summer. Wildflowers, kangaroos and ducks are common.
[Bush camping is permitted in the Grampians National Park anywhere except Wonderland Range & Lake Wartook watershed - for vehicle camping the problem is finding access off the roads - this is one of 3 suitable informal sites we know of]
This is a free camping area.
No bookings required
No toilets available at this campsite
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.
There are no known swimming spots at this campsite.
There is no fishing at or near this campsite.
Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite
There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
From Halls Gap: West up the Mt Victory (Western Grampians) Rd [C222] 8k to Valley Gap, left (south) 0.3k over the saddle (gravel), right (west) 11.5k down the Glenelg River (Victoria Valley) Rd, right (west) 4.5k on Lodge Rd, clearing on the right just past the Sheet Water Cr.
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