Shearwater Campground (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)


Shearwater Campground (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)

The scenic Shearwater Campground has everything you need for a relaxing camping experience. Located on the 250-metre sand barrier known as Bunga Arm, the basic campground has views of Lake Victoria. Explore the lakes in your canoe, kayak or boat, or relax at camp in the compnay of native wildlife.

How to get there

Shearwater Campground (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)



Need to know

Shearwater Campground (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • Fees apply
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed


  • Water hazards
    • Strong currents
    • Deep water
    • Rough Surf
  • Animals and pests
    • Sharks
    • Ticks
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

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.

Seasonal road closures 2020

Some roads in this park are subject to seasonal road closures. Seasonal road closures generally operate after the long weekend in June through to the end of October, but may be extended due to seasonal conditions. View the list of 2020 seasonal road closures for details and check the corresponding map numbers with the seasonal road closure 2020 index map for locations of the closures or visit the seasonal road closures page for more information.

By using our site you accept that we use and share cookies and similar technologies with certain approved third parties. These tools enable us to improve your website experience and to provide content and ads tailored to your interests. By continuing to use our site you consent to this. Please see our Privacy Policy for more information.