Warrnambool is the ideal location for your next camp!

More schools are choosing Warrnambool for their school camp destination, because of its:

-       great location

-       excellent accommodation

-       thoughtful catering

-       more than 30 guided educational tours available 

-       huge range of fun recreational activities

-       Camp Co-ordinator who manages the experience



Why Warrnambool?

Three and a half hours from Melbourne by coach or Vline, Warrnambool the cosmopolitan city by the sea, has it all. Voted the World’s Most Liveable City in 2018, Warrnambool offers both untouched nature and world-class attractions. This means that school groups can enjoy metro-quality galleries, museums, tertiary education and entertainment facilities as well as breathtaking National Parks – all within close proximity.   



Where will we stay and what will we eat?

Stay close to the action at Surfside Holiday Parks, offering cabins and camping, coach parking, camp kitchen and easy onsite catering packages that include packed lunches, lunch delivery and allergy friendly options. Accommodating large groups is no problem, with more than 200 beds available at Deakin University Residence just a short drive from the center of town.



What is a Warrnambool Camp Co-ordinator? 

By booking your School Camp Package through the Warrnambool Camp Co-ordinator, you ensure that nothing is missed, that there is someone on the ground keeping your group on schedule and managing itinerary changes when the unexpected happens. Take the hassle out of planning your next camp and let our Camp Coordinator create a tailor-made camp package for you today! Enquire now



What will we do – that’s educational?

With more than thirty professional guided education tours to choose from, all carefully aligned to the Victorian Curriculum, school groups are spoilt for choice. All venues are flexible in their education offering and happy to cater to your groups needs – all you just have to ask! Download the full catalogue of guided tours here.  

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What will we do – that’s recreational?

Warrnambool offers an endless list of fun recreational activities, from water sports to the movie cinema, for your class to enjoy. If nature is calling why not explore rock pools and caves at Thunder Point Coast Reserve or take a 45 minute drive to the iconic Twelve Apostles. If you're after a thrill why not try rock climbing, horse riding on the beach or a surf lesson? Download the full catalogue of recreational activities here.  

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How do I book?

View our example camp itinerary, select tours and activities from the options listed here and get in contact with your school camp coordinator at Surfside Park for a quote today. Surfside Holiday Parks will book and co-ordinate the whole camp itinerary to ensure your group has the best possible experience in Warrnambool and be on hand during your stay to make sure everything runs smoothly.



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