The Gums Camping Area (Kinglake National Park)


The Gums Camping Area (Kinglake National Park)

Nestled among tall eucalypt trees, The Gums Camping Area is the perfect base for exploring Kinglake National Park. Come with family and make a weekend of it. 

How to get there

The Gums Camping Area (Kinglake National Park)


BBQ - Electric/Gas

Need to know

The Gums Camping Area (Kinglake National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No horses
  • Seasonally closed


  • Animals and pests
    • Beware European wasps
    • Snakes
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
    • Trees 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.

The Gums Campground Winter Closure

The Gums Campground is closed for winter from 13th July 2020 and will reopen on the 19th September 2020.

Lyrebird Cicuit closed

Lyrebird Circuit walking track at Masons Falls Picnic Area is currently closed due to risk of tree fall along the track. 

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.

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