Camping in Victoria with wildlife watching

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12 top campgrounds in Victoria with wildlife watching

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Long Jetty Foreshore Caravan Park

80 sites · RVs, Tents30 acres · Port Welshpool, South Gippsland
Welcome to the Long Jetty Foreshore Caravan Park, ideally located adjacent to the picturesque Long Jetty in Port Welshpool. Our park offers a unique opportunity to relish the historical charm of Long Jetty while enjoying the stunning vistas of Wilson’s Prom. Nestled alongside a secure swimming beach suitable for all ages, you can bask in the scenic beauty while unwinding. For fishing enthusiasts, Port Welshpool is renowned for its abundant snapper, squid, and flathead. Whether you prefer fishing from the wharf, rock walls, or setting sail on your boat, the possibilities are endless. Conveniently, we are situated close to public boat ramps, making it easy for you to embark on your fishing adventure. Come and experience the tranquility and excitement that Long Jetty Foreshore Caravan Park has to offer. We look forward to welcoming you and ensuring you have a memorable stay!
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AU$33
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Wilsons Prom Holiday Park

102 sites · RVs, Tents50 acres · Yanakie, South Gippsland
Wilsons Prom Holiday Park is located in the town of Yanakie, which is the gateway to the spectacular Wilsons Promontory National Park Wilsons Prom Holiday Park offers spectacular views over Corner Inlet and Wilsons Promontory National Park. With Beautiful surroundings, a bush setting, and complete beach frontage this holiday destination is perfectly situated to offer a great relaxing stay for all ages. Situated at the gateway to Wilsons Prom, it is an easy drive for day trips to the “Prom” and other local attractions. After a day of exploration, come back to a relaxing atmosphere, with all the facilities you require. We offer all types of accommodation from beachfront self-contained cabins & powered sites to private bush sites making Wilsons Prom Holiday Park ideal for families, couples, friends & travelers looking for a place to truly unwind in comfort. Only 2.5 hours from Melbourne CBD, 25 mins from Foster, and just 30 mins to Tidal River we are in the perfect location to see it all. - Breathtaking scenery - Absolute Beachfront - Kids Playground - Quiet & relaxing location - Security Boom gate - Large Grass Powered sites - Wide selection of accommodation - Basketball court - Workers welcome - Outdoor BBQ - Clean Amenities
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AU$42
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Loddon River Park

24 sites · RVs, Tents70 acres · Bendigo, Loddon
Our beautiful property is located on 70 acres and has 1000m of river front on the Loddon River 3km down Newbridge Maldon Road from Bridgewater. There is an IGA supermarket nearby in Inglewood, which is 11km away, and the Bridgewater pub and bakery are located 3km away. Both world-renowned feeds. The place consists of privacy, use of kayaks and safety gear, fishing rods, boat ramp, and a lovely getaway for a couple or family. We've also recently added a basketball court, beach volleyball, mini football oval and soccer goals. Lots to do! Come here to enjoy the peace, and six meters of clean clear water at your camp door if you please. Fire pits are provided and we offer firewood for sale if needed, outside of fire-ban season - No firewood is to be taken from the property unless paid for. This is a unique camp experience. All we ask is you leave the place as you found it. The stars in the night sky are second to none, we hope you enjoy your stay as much as we do. IMPORTANT: We do not offer toilet facilities, so all campers MUST be self-contained, and take all waste with them. In order to protect the fragile river system, strictly no dumping of waste or greywater on the property. Waterski boats are strictly prohibited. We require at least 12 hours notice before your stay, but if you do need a last-minute spot, please feel free to send us an enquiry and we may be able to accommodate you. Whilst pets are welcome, please inform us prior to booking if you are planning to bring pets along. We kindly ask that you keep them at your site as do not want to upset other guests with barking dogs, and wish to protect our wildlife.
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AU$22
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Riverbend Holiday Park

72 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents50 acres · Thornton, Murrindindi
Located right on the banks of the Goulburn River, you’ve found the perfect place to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy the holiday you want. Relax with your family & friends, or get more adventurous and take advantage of all the area has to offer. We look forward to welcoming you at Thornton Riverbend.
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AU$45
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Badgery Point

23 sites · RVs, Tents70 acres · Waranga Shores, Campaspe
* Please note we are now fully booked for Xmas/New Year* Set up camp at our stunning waterfront property on the Waranga Basin. With 70 acres of picturesque land to explore, you'll find endless opportunities for fishing, boating, camping, and more. Keep your eyes peeled for kangaroos and other wildlife as you soak up the incredible sunsets. Experience a true sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of daily life, all while being just 5 minutes away from the historic town of Rushworth. This truly special place is perfect for those looking to unwind and recharge. Please note all campers must be self-sufficient with their own camp toilet and are responsible for taking all waste with them when they leave. We welcome pets, but kindly ask that you clean up after them to help keep our property pristine. * please book one site per caravan/camper/large tent
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AU$35
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Murray River Bush Camp

10 sites · RVs, Tents50 acres · Torrumbarry, Campaspe
Our property is located at Torrumbarry, very close, (3 minute walk) to the Murray River. It is a beautiful bush setting with plenty of shade, privacy and flat easy access that is perfect for all camping including tents, camper trailers, camper vans and caravans. There are no set sites as such, you may choose your own camping spot in the bush setting. Enjoy your favourite water activities, swimming, kayaking, fishing or boating. Bike rides and walks along the river. Or just enjoy the bush setting. We are within easy reach of the Torrumbarry boat ramp. Camp fires are allowed in fire drums which are available and fire wood is available in $15 lots. Text Julie for delivery. You may bring your own wood. A toilet and shower is available. A hot shower is $2. An honesty box is located on the shower for your shower money. Please, take your rubbish waste with you. Pets are welcome, but must be under control at all times. We hope you enjoy your stay.
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AU$30
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Shacks at Kardella Park

20 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents47 acres · Indented Head, Greater Geelong
Shacks at Kardella is a 47-acre lifestyle farm close to the beach at Indented Head on the Bellarine Peninsula. Our property has cows, goats, miniature horses and plenty of native birdlife. Walking distance to the beach and general store/post office which sells coffee, beer, wine and other essentials. The campsite is 500 metres from the Indented Head boat ramp. Come and enjoy our peaceful slice of the thriving Bellarine Peninsula! Campsites have no amenities so campers need to BYO everything (including drinking water and camping toilet) and leave no trace. Dog friendly.We offer general camping a garden glamping bell tent.
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AU$22
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Redbank156 / PITCHED cabins

17 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents200 acres · Metcalfe, Mount Alexander
Redbank farm has been home to five generations of Superfine Merino wool Farmers. The charming homestead is set on 1000 acres of rolling hills, lush trees, and dams that offer plentiful grazing to sheep and cattle. Metcalfe's rural landscape still remains largely untouched, giving a real feeling of freedom and fresh air, filled with wildlife and sensational scenic adventures to enjoy, like the stunning cascades just up the road. Redbank offers sites across 200 acres of land, SITE 1 a main area offers 4 large sites suited to campers wanting to be super close to toilet, shower, camp kitchen, and playgrounds, which is a major hit with the kids making it a popular spot for families. The camp kitchen has dining space and barbecue facilities. There are about 6 paddock sites that are still within walking distance to all facilities but are nicely spread out to provide guests with there own space. We have 4 sites that you will either need to be a self-sufficient camper, or keen for a hike to facilities as these sites offer a lot more privacy and would need 4wD to access. 2 more sites that you must completely self sufficient and have 4wd skills. We are a no trace camp ground and ask you to take all waste with you when you leave. Dogs are permitted in camps but must be kept on a leash to protect our livestock. Redbank is a working Farm and you will likely see or hear evidence of this during your stay, but we are very considerate of our campers and have had a wonderful experience sharing our land so far and had very happy campers. BEYOND REDBANK156 Campers will find many more attractions in the area, Great spots for hiking, swimming, fishing or just straight up relaxing in the serenity. TRUPENS waterfalls are close by CASCADES and the Coliban River runs through Metcalfe AND EPPOLOCK just up the road. A short drive of 10-15min in all directions will take you to one of the funky little historic towns Kyneton, Castlemaine, Redesdale, and Malmsbury, and another 15 mins on to Daylesford and Trentham all filled with brilliant restaurants, cafes, vineyards, vibrant retail and market scene. What more could you possibly need for a great getaway?
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AU$70
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Riverside King Valley

13 sites · RVs, Tents15 acres · King Valley, Wangaratta
Riverside King Valley is set on the banks of the King River in King Valley Victoria, 38km drive on sealed road from Wangaratta. It's surrounded by picturesque countryside with access to 1Km of river frontage.The river is ideal for swimming, tubing, canoeing and fishing. Choose either to “do nothing” or go and explore the many attractions in the King Valley.River Flats Camp sites are very spacious with fire pits and hot plates, plus an abundance of open area for recreation. The River Bank Bush Camp is an extra large riverside bush campsite. It has a designated fire pit with hot plate, Campers will need to have own amenities and leave no trace.Accessible for all types of vehicles. Dog friendly if well controlled. Campfires permitted when restrictions aren't in place, firewood for sale (see Extras). We are close to the region’s attractions including Powers Lookout, Lake William Hovell, Paradise Falls the Brewery, Restaurants, Wineries and Distilleries of the Iconic King Valley.For more information, pictures or to chat to one of us please check out our Facebook page Riverside King Valley.
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AU$15
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High Country Paradise

7 sites · RVs, Tents166 acres · Myrtleford, Alpine
Welcome to the Victorian High Country! The High Country region has award winning craft breweries, a rich history to explore and offers a beautiful spot for bush horse riding, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, fishing, exploring or just relaxing around a camp fire 🔥. Ideal location to bring your horse to explore Mt Buffalo national park. Horses to be kept in yards provided for $10 per horse per night. This campsite offers toilet amenities (no shower), a dedicated firepit and pets on leashes are welcome. Maximum 2 pets per group, you MUST clean up after your pets. All pets should be comfortable with other animals and people nearby otherwise best not to bring them. No aggressive dog will be welcome Located approximately 3 hours from Melbourne, this property is within a short range of the snowfields andthe bike trails around Bright and Beechworth. Experience the local wineries, the Milawa cheese factory and Lake Buffalo. Explore the breath-taking scenery while walking, cycling or paddling through. We are just an hour from Mt Hotham and Mt Buffalo for ski season.
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AU$50
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Cooinda Burrong Scout Camp

14 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents5 acres · Zumsteins, Horsham
This is the perfect place to base yourself to enjoy the natural beauty of the Grampians National Park. The Scout Camp is located within a short distance to many hikes, bushwalks, lakes and other natural attractions. Scouts use and love this location, so we are offering it for others to enjoy too. By staying here you are helping us with funds to improve the camp. The Scout Camp has bunkhouse accommodation that can sleep 60, plus 10-15 caravan sites (about 4 powered). Camping welcome, plenty of sites. Ask about booking the whole place out for your group!There are great facilities including; gas and fire BBQs, a commercial kitchen that has fed up to 80 people, a large dining hall and games hall, laundry, toilets and hot showers!There's a seasonal creek just 400 meters away. As it's a National Park dogs are not permitted. Campfires permitted. Firewood available to collect your own in the bush.
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AU$11
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Tara Valley Cabin and Camping

4 sites · RVs, Tents10 acres · Kilcunda, Bass Coast
Magnificent, spacious private property with stunning ocean views overlooking beautiful Bass Straight. We offer two camping options here: Self-contained sites in our back paddocks (these do not have ocean views from the campsites), or a single hilltop site that enjoys access to our fantastic camp cabin, and has ocean views. The Cabin site is perfect for caravaners and campers with full use of our large self-contained cabin. The cabin does not contain any beds but provides you with access to a kitchen, bathroom, and toilet for your stay. Enjoy the fun of the outdoors with all the convenience of full indoor amenities (BYO towels). Hang out in the spacious cabin and cook up a feast in the fully equipped kitchen or cook and dine al fresco with the barbie! The large picnic area is complete with cosy fire pit for those chilly nights. Please note, we require minimum two nights stays for the cabin option if booking over a weekend. If you do not need use of the cabin, and have your own camp toilet, look at booking our self-contained paddock sites - whilst they don't have the ocean views, they're just as beautiful, and peaceful! We're very animal friendly! Pets are allowed so long as they don't hassle other campers. Get away with the family or get some friends together for a great escape just over an hour from Melbourne. Only 5 minutes from the picturesque coastal town of Kilcunda and 10 mins from fantastic Phillip Island. This entire area is renowned for it's fishing, surfing, fairy penguins, motor racing, great restaurants, and much, much more!
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AU$25
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Camping in Victoria with wildlife watching guide

Looking to immerse yourself in the wild side of Victoria, Australia? Look no further than Hipcamp! With over 2,192 options specifically tailored for wildlife watching, you'll have plenty of choices to find your perfect camping spot. Whether you prefer the scenic views at Rodborough Vale (514 reviews), the tranquil riverside setting at Riverside King Valley (414 reviews), or the cozy shacks at Kardella Park (328 reviews), we've got you covered. And don't worry about facilities - popular options like pets, toilets, and cooking equipment are available. Plus, you'll have a variety of activities to choose from, including hiking, wind sports, and swimming. So pack your bags and get ready for an unforgettable camping experience in Victoria. Prices start as low as $5 per night, with an average price of $35 per night. Happy camping!

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