5 spots to camp in Victoria

camper trailer on powered site echuca

5 spots to camp in Victoria


In such a big and varied state as Victoria, it’s difficult to pinpoint the perfect place to set up camp for your next holiday. Whether you’re a hiker, the beachy type, or like something entirely unique, here are our top five spots to pitch your tent or park your caravan for your next outdoor adventure.  


Explore the Great Murray River both past and present.

echuca murray river paddle boat

Immerse yourself in Australian history at the famous sites and museums around town or hit the river and enjoy some water sports. Whether you’re a wader looking to dip only your toe in the Murray River, or a water-skiing expert keen to take on the biggest skiing race in the world, the Southern 80, it’s all there to enjoy. NRMA Echuca Holiday Park is your perfect home base to explore this spectacular area.

Set yourself up in a powered or unpowered site for your tent, secure an ensuite site and get ready for your great adventure. And enjoy a range of on-site facilities to make yourself at home:

  • Free wifi
  • Tennis court
  • Barbecue areas
  • Resort style heated pool
  • Children’s playground

And more.  

Mildura Riverside

Extend your stay on the river with this centre of culture and fun.

paddleboat on the murray river
Image Credit: Visit Victoria

Keep going on your Murray River adventure with a stay at the BIG4 NRMA Mildura Riverside Holiday Park in the centre of the action. Enjoy the natural beauty of the region, attend performances and exhibitions at the Mildura Arts Centre, or enjoy a taste of history with a float down the Murray River on an iconic paddle steamer.  

Make BIG4 NRMA Mildura Beachside Holiday Park your base for your next stay in the Murray region on a powered or unpowered site for your tent, or a spot for your caravan. Plus, enjoy a range of features and facilities, including:

  • Heated swimming pool
  • Free wifi
  • BBQs
  • Boat ramp access
  • Indoor adventure playground

And more.

Eastern Beach

Take a moment to enjoy everyone beachside and below.

lakes entrance ariel view

If you’re happiest at the beach, head to Lakes Entrance, a beachside paradise where you can do as much or as little as you like. Take it easy and sunbathe alongside the pristine waters. Or try something more adventurous like watersports or delving into the depths of the Buchan Caves. Nature lovers can also amble along the endless nature walks. The NRMA Eastern Beach Holiday Park is a great spot to set yourself up for the ultimate saltwater holiday. 

Enjoy it all in from a campsite or caravan when you stay at Lakes Entrance. Take advantage of the on-site facilities, including:

  • Pizza oven
  • Bouncing pillow
  • Free wifi
  • BBQs
  • Bike hire

And plenty more.


Take your camping experience up a notch and head up to Bright.

man paragliding in bright
Image Credit: Visit Victoria

Heading out to the countryside is the perfect way to experience a different side of Australian life. Once you’re settled at the NRMA Bright Holiday Park, you can begin to delight in the local attractions. Walk through nature, try your luck with a gold pan, and cool off at the local waterpark. If you’re keen on climbing, head up to the Alpine National Park to enjoy the view, and get some air while paragliding off Mystic Hill. End your days at the brewery or settle down by a fire at your campsite.  

And after a busy day, kick back and relax with your choice of caravan and campsites and make the most of the facilities, including:

  • Free wifi
  • Mini golf course
  • BBQs
  • Swimming pool with spa

And more.

Halls Gap

Enjoy a Victorian gem in the heart of this pristine national park.

man standing cliffside
Image Credit: Visit Victoria

If you’re looking for a new view on life, The Grampians is one of the most unique landscapes in Australia. The NRMA Halls Gap Holiday Park is located in the heart of this natural wonder, giving you access to nature walks, rock climbing, abseiling, and many other activities. You can also spend a few hours visiting a local vineyard and enjoying the fruits of the region. There’s so much to do, you’ll never want to leave. 

Park your camper van or camp the Grampians in a powered or unpowered site with a range of facilities, including:

  • Free wifi
  • Fire pits
  • Swimming pools
  • Tennis courts
  • BBQs
  • Indoor cinemas

And so much more.

Header Image Credit: Visit Victoria