Last Updated Dec 2013 | Originally suggested by Peter
Rather dry bush camping (no facilities) in open, level woodland near the lake.
Reasonable shade from scattered Yellow Gums and River Red Gums on grass covered sand with an understory of wattles.
Few sites overlook the lake which features white sandy beaches, reeds, plentiful bird life (including swans) and views across the water to the Grampians.
Toilets located at Sandbar (Lake Lonsdale Rd) and the boat ramp at the western end, no camping at either.
Note NO CAMPING AT THE BOAT RAMP AT WESTERN END OF LAKE - CAMPING ON NORTHERN EDGE OF LAKE, EXCEPT "SANDBAR\"
$12 per site/night
Self serve booth at campsite.
Patrolling ranger may collect
No toilets available at this campsite
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.
Wood barbeques are available. Bring firewood and check firebans.
It is not known if there are any swimming holes near this campsite.
It is not known if there are any fishing spots near this campsite.
Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite
It is not known if there are any canoeing or kayaking spots near this campsite.
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
Situated between Stawell and the northern Grampians.
Access from Stawell: North-west 6k on the Western Hwy [A8], left (west) 7.5k on the Stawell-Sandbar-Ledcourt Rd. About 400m after crossing the Lake Lonsdale Rd (gravel) is the first of a number of sandy tracks 200m towards the Lake, extending over the next 4k, interlinked by sandy tracks
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