CAMPING AREAS: SLEEPING UNDER THE STARS
Sleeping under the stars along the Great Ocean Road would have to be one of those amazing lifetime experiences.
Choose from serviced camp grounds throughout region, or sites nestled deep in the Otways, surrounded by nothing but nature. Pitch your tent or park your van by the dunes at remote and secluded beaches or stay in a forest park.
TORQUAY TO APOLLO BAY
Cumberland River Reserve – Stunning setting beside the river and an idyllic grassed camping area. Located 7 kilometres south-west of Lorne. Access via Great Ocean Road.
Kennett River Foreshore Reserve – Beautiful setting with beach frontage to Bass Strait and beside the Kennett River. Located at Kennett River between Lorne and Apollo Bay. Access via Great Ocean Road.
Wye River Reserve – Idyllic setting alongside Bass Strait and the Wye River. Located at Wye River 15 kilometres south of Lorne. Access via Great Ocean Road.
Stevensons Falls – Large camping area beside the river and within easy walking distance of the beautiful Stevensons Falls. Off Skenes Creek-Forest Road at Barramunga south of Colac.
GREAT OCEAN WALK
Enjoy the freedom of walk in, walk off camping along the Great Ocean Walk. These hike-in campsites are fuel stove only with eight tent pads catering for 2-3 person tents at each site. Remember to get a camping permit at least two weeks before you start your hike by visiting www.greatoceanwalk.com.au.
Elliot Ridge – 10.3 kilometres from Apollo Bay Visitor Information
Blanket Bay – 13.3 kilometres from Elliot Ridge hike-in campsite
Cape Otway – 11.4 kilometres from Blanket Bay hike-in campsite
Aire River – 9.8 kilometres from Cape Otway hike-in campsite
Johanna Beach – 15.3 kilometres from Aire River hike-in campsite
Ryans Den – 14.8 kilometres from Johanna hike-in campsite
Devils Kitchen – 15.3 kilometres from Ryans Den hike-in campsite; 14.1 kilometres to Great Ocean Road information bay, Glenample.
WArnambool to cape nelson
Battersby's camping area – The site features two river landings and is located on the Great South West Walk. Two camp sites available. Located on Glenelg Drive, north east of Nelson.
Forest Camp South – Located on the south side of the Glenelg River the site offers four campsites and river landing with views of the Glenelg River gorge. Access via Wanwin Road.