Dotterel Campground (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)


Dotterel Campground (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)

Sitting snug on the shores of Lake Victoria, book a night at the quaint Dotterel Campground. Make the most of the waterside location and explore the expansive lake system or relax at camp and take in some of the best sunsets in Gippsland.

How to get there

Dotterel Campground (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)



Need to know

Dotterel Campground (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


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


  • Water hazards
    • Rough Surf
    • Strong currents
    • Deep water
  • Animals and pests
    • Ticks
    • Sharks
  • 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.

Shoreline Drive campsite 3 closure

Due to the presence of suspected asbestos material campsite 3 on Shoreline Drive is closed until further notice

Seasonal road closures 2022

Some roads in this park are subject to seasonal road closures. Seasonal road closures generally operate from after the long weekend in June through to the end of October, but may be extended due to seasonal conditions. Visit the seasonal road closures page for maps and more information.

Flood impacts to tracks and visitor sites

This area is flood affected and assessments are ongoing, keep checking the park closures page for updates on closures before you travel. Information may change at short notice.

Park is currently closed east of  Barrier Landing and Drews Jetty area and tracks. Other areas yet to be assessed, there may be other impacted areas not listed.

Paradise Beach Campground beach access closure

The northern beach access track at Paradise Beach Campground is closed until further notice. Erosion has caused the steps leading to the beach to collapse. 

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