Last Updated Nov 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter
Located near the shore of Coller Bay of Lake Eildon within a large National Park, the sites offer views of grassed creek flats.
Probably the best of the National Park's camps for motor homes - sites are large & level but all are in close proximity.
Thin shade from Messmate. 4 wood & 1 gas communal BBQ.
Kangaroos abound and koalas, wombats and echidnas are common. There is a large number and a wide variety of bird species, including kookaburras, rosellas, king parrots, cockatoos, eagles and water birds.
Previously subject to gold mining and clearing for farming, the surrounding regrowth forest is relatively dry Stringybark, Peppermint, Red Box, Candlebark and wattle. Wildflowers are prolific in season.
No generators or chainsaws.
Boat ramp, public phone & info near the rangers office 3km south.
Swimming, fishing, canoeing, sailing, water skiing, bush walking (nature trail 2k 1hr; many others)
Campsite maps for Candlebark, Devil Cove and Lakeside campgrounds are available here
From $43.80 per site/night
Bookings can be made over the phone or internet.
To view pricing and book online, visit parkstay.vic.gov.au
or Phone: 13 1963
There is usually drinking water available at this campsite. Please take care, it may still be advisable to boil water before drinking.
No fires are permitted at this camp ground.
Wood barbeques are available. Bring firewood and check firebans.
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 campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.
Situated on the western edge of Lake Eildon.
Access from Alexandra: East 17k up the U.T. Creek Rd then 3k down Fraser Park Rd. Left at the Park Entrance Station approx 1k.
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