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Lake Burrumbeet Foreshore Camping Area

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Canico Drive, Burrumbeet VIC 3352

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Pitch a tent along the shore of the beautiful Lake Burrumbeet, just twenty minutes from Ballarat, and settle in for a weekend of swimming, fishing or boating!

Free camping is permitted along the lake's foreshore, and long drop toilets are available for visitor use. You'll find plenty of shady spots beneath the large trees to set up your camp chair and relax, while keeping an eye out for the Lake's many resident pelicans. 

Please note that there are no barbecues, picnic tables or rubbish bins available at the Lake Burrumbeet Foreshore Camping Area. 

A boat ramp is available here with plenty of room for parking trailers, and Lake Burrumbeet's Boat Club sits alongside the camping area. 

Common fish caught at Lake Burrumbeet include carp, redfin, trout, eels and roach.


  • Camping is a great way to explore the Victorian Goldfields. Many campgrounds are located close to interesting attractions and historic sites, and the Goldfields region is certainly not lacking in fascinating things to discover. 
  • There are heaps of fantastic swimming spots throughout the Victorian Goldfields, including the Loddon River, Cairn Curran Reservoir, Laanecoorie, Turpins Falls, and many more!


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Cathy Thomas
make sure you bring your own firewood
best not to take glass as broken glass causes many problems.
and please take your rubbish away too.
this is a wonderful sacred place for the gathering of pelicans on their long journey inland flights.
Enjoy this amazing place. I do.