Not enough space in your backyard? It’s a good thing Victoria has more than enough camping grounds for us to enjoy the great outdoors.
Victoria’s landscape is very versatile and is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts. There is everything you could ever want – beaches, waterfalls, desert, limestone formations, mountains and rainforests just to name a few. Among all of this, there is truly a camping spot for everyone.
Victoria has around 45 National parks and ranges so there is no shortage of camping spots for you. However, there are some hidden gems out there that not many people have heard of.
Therefore, we have come up with a list of 5 epic hidden camping spots in Victoria that will take your breath away.
Travel Time from Melbourne: 3 hours
Closest Town: Moyhu
Ellimatta is nestled deep in the heart of the wine region of King Valley. This is a pet-friendly campground that is home to many farm animals.
Things to do in Ellimata:
Travel Time from Melbourne: 1.5 hours
Closest Town: Lancefield
Granite Springs is a pet-friendly 300-acre farm stay north of Melbourne with 12 dams and a creek and no shortage of farm animals roaming around. It is located amongst the Granite Hills of Nulla Vale and showcases nature’s best.
What to do in Granite Springs:
Travel Time from Melbourne: 2.75 hours
Closest Town: Warrnambool
The 10-Acre Produce is a lush and grassy campground located just a short drive from the start of the Great Ocean Road. It is teeming with wildlife and has generously sized campsites available.
What to do in 10-Acre Produce:
Travel time from Melbourne: 1.75 hours
Closest Town: Smythesdale
Chillcrest is a 30-acre piece of private bushland set around two billabongs. It is surrounded by the sweet nectar of eucalyptus from the state forest. It is the perfect spot to camp in.
What to do in Chillcrest:
Travel time from Melbourne: 2.25 hours
Closest Town: Inverloch
Clancy Springs is set on a 40-acre farm between the seaside towns of Inverloch and Venus Bay. In Clancy Springs, farm life meets Victorian coastal vibes.
What to do in Clancy Springs:
There are a lot of sensational places to explore in Victoria. It would literally take years to explore them all but we hope the five places we have recommended above are a good starting point.
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