Last Updated Jan 2018
Right near the mouth of the Fitzroy River, this is a large, level and grassy campground
The camping area itself is quite open, and there is not a lot of shade, however there are some scattered eucalyptus and coastal scrub around the edges.
This is a great spot to base for a kayak (or power boat) fishing trip as there is direct access to the river from the nearby boat ramp. You are also just a few hundred metres from the entrance to the ocean, which makes this a great place for bream and salmon. There are plenty of pippies along the beach as well.
If you don't have a boat, there is still plenty of options for bank fishing. If you don't mind getting your feet wet, you can follow the river to the ocean (about 400 metres away), and get right onto the beach.
Approximately $5 per person per night (needs confirmation)
You are not able to make bookings for this site.
No bookings required. Fees are collected on site.
Longdrop or composting
Pets are allowed with conditions
No water available at this campsite
There are no built fireplaces in this camp ground, however it may be permisable to have a camp fire under certain conditions. Please check local fire restrictions and rules before lighting fires.
No bbqs are provided.
This campsite is near a river or creek that has swimming holes.
There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.
Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite
There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
Fitzroy Coastal Reserve is on Thomsons Road, about 43km west from Port Fairy, Victoria via the Princess Highway.
Turn left off the Princess Highway into Crowes Hill Road, follow for about 1km then follow it around to the left into Thomsons Road. The campground is about another 3km.
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