Princess Margaret Rose Cave Campground

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Princess Margaret Rose Cave Campground

Set up camp on a grassy site and enjoy the company of native wildlife in a peaceful bush setting. Explore one of the many walking trails in the area or try your luck fishing from the jetty.

Please note, the Information Centre and Cave tours are closed until further notice.  

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Nestled amongst eucalypt forest, and within walking distance of the Glenelg River, Princess Margaret Rose Cave Campground is an ideal location for wildlife viewing and relaxation. Spring brings wildflowers and an incredible diversity of birds, as well as kangaroos and emus. For those looking to explore, the River View Nature Walk offers stunning views of Glenelg River and limestone cliffs. 

The campground offers nine unpowered campsites, suitable for tents only. Each campsite accommodates up to six people. Campground facilities include flushing toilets, shared fireplaces, tables and barbeque, non-potable water and access to the jetty. Remember to bring your own firewood to protect the surrounding wildlife habitat. Advanced bookings and payment are required year-round.
 

Things To Do

A woman playfully splashing a friend in another canoe with her paddle on the Glenelg River

Glenelg River Canoe Trail

The Glenelg River offers excellent opportunities for flat water canoeing over the 75kms from Dartmoor to its mouth near Nelson. For much of its distance the river flows through the Lower Glenelg National Park, enabling enthusiasts to observe wildlife in its natural environment.
Two friends fish off the back a boat on a misty morning on Lake Eildon.

Fishing

In quiet lakes and gently flowing rivers, in the pounding surf or in the depths beneath your boat – the waters of Victoria’s parks and reserves offer some prize catches.
Father and son bird watching on boardwalk

Bird watching

From bushland to wetlands and everything in between, parks provide habitat to an abundance of common and rare bird species. Go for a wander and see how many you can spot.
Canoeing

Canoeing and Kayaking

Canoeing and kayaking are great ways to explore beautiful waterways. Enjoy the tranquility and spot wildlife that hikers don’t normally see.

How to get there

Princess Margaret Rose Cave Campground

Lower Glenelg National Park is in south-west Victoria adjoining the South Australian border, about 420km from Melbourne and 490km from Adelaide.

Princess Margaret Rose Cave Campground is located on Princess Margaret Rose Caves Road.  

Camping & accommodation

Set up camp on a grassy site at Princess Margaret Rose Cave Campground and enjoy the peaceful bush setting. Explore one of the many walking trails in the area or try your luck fishing from the jetty. 
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Need to know

Princess Margaret Rose Cave Campground

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.

  • Notices Affecting Multiple Sites

    Stay safe this summer around lakes and rivers

    Inland waterways may have hazards such as strong fast-flowing currents, colder than expected water temperature and submerged branches and debris. Always heed warning signs and advice even if you are not planning to go in the water and be aware of changing weather conditions. Always wear a lifejacket when boating, fishing or using a watercraft. Flash flooding can occur quickly due to heavy rainfall. Water levels may rise quickly and without warning.

 
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