Camping in the Dandenong Ranges

Ah! Feel the serenity as you camp amongst the scenic wonderland of the Dandenong Ranges.  

From basic campsites for the more experienced or eco campers through to caravan parks with power, shower and toilets for the glampers, there are plenty of camp grounds to choose from so that you can enjoy life, breathe in the fresh air and appreciate the beauty of Mother Nature.

The list below is not exhaustive but it will help in getting you started on your camping adventure. Click on the address to get a map of the camp site. Maps are produced through OpenStreetMap.org

See our related articles on Where to find caravan dump sites in the Dandenong Ranges and Where to find water for your caravan in the Dandenong Ranges.

Dandenong Ranges Camp Grounds

 

Beenak School Site Campground

Address: Access from Tims Corner on the Gembrook-Launching Place Road
Price from: Free
Suitable for: Tents, some caravans

Feiglin Campground

Address: Maroondah Hwy [B360] at St Fillans (9k SW of Marysville, 25k N of Healesville)
Price from: Free
Suitable for: Tents only.

Freemans Mill Camp

Address: Situated in Bunyip State Park
Tel: 13 1963
Price from: Free
Suitable for: Tents only
More information available at https://parkweb.vic.gov.au/explore/parks/bunyip-state-park/things-to-do/camping

Gillwell Park

Address: Gembrook-Launching Place Road, Gembrook VIC 3783
Tel: 03 5967 8888
Price from: Call for pricing
Suitable for: Tents only. Cabins available on-site
More information available at https://scoutsvictoria.com.au/about-us/campsites/gilwell-park/accommodation/

Kurth Kiln Campgrounds - Scout Loop Track, Magazine Track and Heritage Fence Camping Area

Address: 1.8k west down Solders Rd off the Gembrook-Launching Place Rd [C424]
Price from: Free
Suitable for: Tents
More information available at https://parkweb.vic.gov.au/explore/parks/kurth-kiln-r.p./things-to-do/kurth-kiln-picnic-and-camping-ground

Latrobe River Campground

Address: Situated on the Latrobe River
Tel: 136 186
Price from: Free
Suitable for: Tents, some caravans during good weather
More information available at https://www.ffm.vic.gov.au/visiting-state-forests/places-to-visit

Longridge Park

Address: 58 Alexander Rd, Warrandyte VIC 3113
Tel: 03 9736 2228
Price from: $28
Suitable for: Tents, some caravans and campervans
More information available at https://www.parkstay.vic.gov.au/longridge-yarra-valley-parklands#/accom/33308

Mt Evelyn Recreation Camp

Address: 70 Tramway Rd, Mount Evelyn VIC 3796
Tel: 13 1963
Price from: Call for pricing
Suitable for: Tents, some caravans and campervans
More information available at http://www.camps.ymca.org.au/locate/mt-evelyn.html

Nash Creek Campground

Address: 24k north of the Princes Fwy [M1] at the Gourmet Deli Trail exit via the Labertouche, and Bunyip Rv Rds
Tel: 13 1963
Price from: Free
Suitable for: Tents
More information available at http://parkweb.vic.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0010/313597/Park-Note-Bunyip-State-Park.pdf

Starlings Gap Campground

Address: Situated on the dividing ridge between the Yarra and Latrobe Rivers, sou-east of Warburton
Tel: 136 186
Price from: Free
Suitable for: Tents, some caravans during good weather
More information available at https://www.ffm.vic.gov.au/visiting-state-forests/places-to-visit

Two Hills Campground

Address: Glenburn VIC 3717
Tel: 136 187
Price from: Freebr /> Suitable for: Tents, some caravans and campervans
More information available at https://www.ffm.vic.gov.au/recreational-activities/walking-and-camping

Upper Yarra Reservoir Park

Address: Reefton VIC 3799
Tel: 13 1963
Price from: $28
Suitable for: Tents, some caravans and campervans
More information available at https://www.parkstay.vic.gov.au/upper-yarra-reservoir

Wantirna Park Caravan Park

Address: 203 Mountain Highway, Wantirna VIC 3152
Tel: 03 9887 1157
Price from: $30
Suitable for: Tents, caravans and campervans
More information available on Wantirna Park Caravan website.