Budj Bim Campground (Budj Bim National Park)


Budj Bim Campground (Budj Bim National Park)

Budj Bim Campground sits among forested rocky hollows and ridges formed by lava flows from an ancient volcanic eruption. Camp close to the tranquil waters of Lake Surprise, explore the ancient and fascinating volcanic landscape of Budj Bim - and look out for the resident koalas and kangaroos.  

How to get there

Budj Bim Campground (Budj Bim National Park)



Need to know

Budj Bim Campground (Budj Bim National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • Fees apply
  • No drones without a permit
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No horses


  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
    • Slippery rocks
  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • 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.

Night time park closure Budj Bim National Park

Budj Bim National Park will be closed between 5pm and 7am each night for invasive species control from 24th May through to August 2023.  The campground will remain open.

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