Green Hill Lake Reserve - VIC

  Camp Free

Position

DEG: -37.295681 142.973999
DMS: 37º 17' 44.45" S 142º 58' 26.4" E
UTM: 54 H 5870499mN 674966mE
Altitude: 297m

Description

Place Type

Camps & Accom - Camp Free

Location

184.95kms West of Melbourne - Driving 201 km (2 hours 14 mins)
473.38kms SouthEast of Adelaide - Driving 526 km (5 hours 44 mins)
722.95kms NorthWest of Hobart - Driving 928 km (1 day 2 hours)

Address & Contact

Ararat VIC 3377
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Information

Green Hill Lake Reserve is a popular spot for campers, caravanners and outdoor enthusiasts. Located only 5 minutes drive from the well equipped town of Ararat, its an ideal location offering plentiful shady lakeside camping where dogs are welcome, you can swim or kayak, have a campfire and enjoy flushing toilets and hot showers - all free! (Donations are accepted).The camping sites are spread along a large area overlooking an attractive shallow lake filled with birdlife and suitable for non powered watercraft. There is also a boat ramp for motorised craft with exclusion zones and speed restrictions.Extensive camping areas fringe the lake with a tiered slope if you prefer to camp higher back. There is a fenceline about 150m back with views over the flat, open farmland. Designated no camping zones offer picnic areas for day use visitors on lush grass. Fires are permitted only in fireplaces. Firewood is available to purchase. Water birds plentiful. Pleasant walking trails.Toilet blocks offer hot showers, flush toilets, hand dryers, etc. Very well maintained bins, signage, toilet blocks, water. Stays longer than 5 days require a permit from the local shire council.Camping is free however a $5 donation can be made to assist with volunteer maintenance. A great spot for large groups.
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Weather

Closest Weather Station

Ben Nevis at 25/06:00pm EST
Distance from Green Hill Lake Reserve 21.4km E
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
6.3°C-1.3°C77%2.6°ChPa0.2mmNNE32km/hr
17knots
50km/hr
27knots

Closest Climatic Station

Stawell Aerodrome
Distance from Green Hill Lake Reserve 32.63km NW
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C29.228.525.220.816.313.312.514.016.619.723.826.3
Mean Min. °C13.513.711.28.36.04.74.14.66.07.39.811.1
Mean Rain mm36.933.121.428.334.753.755.756.852.636.945.338.2

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