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Dando's Campground

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Cassie C. 4 days ago
Question:

Hi, does this place have swimming spots? Or is it too difficult with the leeches ? Thanks

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Might be difficult, our tents were set up near the river and some how found leeches on us by Rebecca V.

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Yicks! Visualising the scene from series of unfortunate events haha. Thanks for the reply :) by Cassie C.

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*yikes not yicks haha by Cassie C.

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Bobby M. 1 week ago
Question:

Also is Dandos campground dog friendly?

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Yes by Kit A.

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Bobby M. 1 week ago
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Is dandos camp site free. ?

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Yes by Kit A.

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Jaymie M. 1 month ago
Question:

Are dirt bikes allowed?

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Last time I was there people were riding around the parks on dirt bikes by Luke H.

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Luke H. 5 months ago
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Can you stay at Dando’s with all this corona virus stuff? Not coming out of Melbourne

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I want to know the answer too by Erica B.

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My understanding is all of Victoria is under stage 3 bar melb which is stage 4 by Lee M.

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And under stage 3 I don’t believe it’s open according to the vic parks site from what I can tell by Lee M.

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Added a pic with camping restrictions hope that helps by Lee M.

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22 Reviews

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truc l.
3 weeks ago

Great place to escape city life and have the phones switched off (as there is no reception). Fire pits, grilling plates and drop toilets available. Although it's a dog friendly campsite, I would recommend leaving the furbabies at home as there are ticks, leeches and duck droppings around - rangers also warned of snakes along the river trail.

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Guest A.
3 weeks ago
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Alaska K.
3 weeks ago

Stayed for 5 days in November with a bunch of mates and the site was fairly quiet, it’s quite remote and takes about 45 mins to get to Colac from there. The toilets were really clean. There’s a really nice river next to the site but watch out for leaches

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Lachlan P.
1 month ago
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Marton B.
2 months ago

Awesome free campground. Pretty clean considering how busy it was. It’s a rainforest so there’s loads of little bugs that love bright things (why did I buy a bright yellow tent?!). Arrived on Saturday night and it was busy but there was still plenty of space. Check out the walking track next to the water ... it’s wild but beautiful.


Location

Lardners Track,
Gellibrand,
Victoria

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Listing type
Campsite
Caravans
Yes
Management
State Forest
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Closest

Mobil Apollo Bay

13.83 km

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