Sleeping under the stars along the Great Ocean Road is one of those amazing lifetime experiences.


16Lorne Great Ocean Road Victoria Australia


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.

We recommend visiting the Parks Victoria website for details of current conditions.


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

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.

We recommend visiting Parks Victoria website for updates on change of conditions.

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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.


Great Otway National Park and Otway Forest Park offers excellent camping opportunities whether you are looking for a family friendly place to park your caravan or a solitary night under the stars.

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We recommend visiting Parks Victoria website for updates on change of conditions