Pitch a tent or park your caravan in the shady woodlands of Candlebark Campground. Situated between the Devil Cove and Lakeside Campgrounds, this well-equipped site is perfect for families or groups.
It is an excellent base for walking and for non-motorised water-based activities. Launch a canoe, kayak or paddle-board or swim in the sheltered waters of Devil Cove or Coller Bay. Walk along the shores of the lake or up into the surrounding hills on one of several walking trails.
The Fraser camping area can accommodate tents and some caravans and campervans. Boat parking is available within and adjacent to the campgrounds. Sites are unpowered.
There are picnic and shared fireplaces throughout the campground, however no fires are permitted on individual campsites and you need to bring your own firewood.
Things to do in the area
Boating and sailing
Canoeing and Kayaking
How to get there
When you're there
For more information, download the Lake Eildon National Park visitor guide and campground maps for Lakeside, Candlebark, Devil Cove before you go. If you're planning to visit when there is a higher risk of bushfires, download the Fraser Camping area emergency procedures.
Need to know
The campsites in Candlebark Campground are generally free of obstructions and on firm ground. There are designated accessible toilet and shower facilities in the campground.
Be prepared and stay safe
Lake Eildon National Park is in the North Central fire district. Bushfires can occur during the warmer months. It is your responsibility to check current and forecast weather conditions. Campfires cannot be lit on days of Total Fire Ban, however gas cookers can be used for preparing food.
Check the Fire Danger Rating and for days of Total Fire Ban at emergency.vic.gov.au, on the Vic Emergency App or call the Vic Emergency Hotline 1800 226 226.
Change of Conditions
Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.
Lake Eildon National Park
Lake Track 2 closedLake Track 2 (off Lake Track), Jerusalem Block, Lake Eildon National Park is closed until further notice due to safety concerns
O'Toole Flat Camping Area (Lake Eildon National Park)
O'Toole Flat Camping Area and Gap Track Bridge CLOSED until further noticeO'Toole Flat Camping Area and the Gap Track Bridge are closed until further notice.
Candlebark Campground (Lake Eildon National Park)
Candlebark and Devil Cove Campgrounds – reduced access to drinking waterUnfortunately, we are experiencing a disruption to the water supply. All visitors and campers are advised to prepare for reduced access to fresh water during your trip.Before you leave home, please prepare accordingly:• Bring additional water with you for drinking, cooking and washing utensils.• If you plan on having a campfire, bring a bucket to extinguish your camp fire. Non-potable water will be available for this purpose.• Please be mindful of others and keep showers to 3 minutes per day.• There is no access to laundry facilities.