Great Ocean Walk - Ryans Den Hike-in Campsites (Great Otway National Park)

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Great Ocean Walk - Ryans Den Hike-in Campsites (Great Otway National Park)

Camp in the remote Otway hinterland amongst tall eucalypt trees and marvel at the spectacular Ocean views to Cape Otway and Submarine Rock to the West as you enjoy a well-earned break on your Walking adventure. Be sure to book your Great Ocean Walk campsites well in advance to avoid disappointment.

How to get there

Great Ocean Walk - Ryans Den Hike-in Campsites (Great Otway National Park)

Facilities

Toilets

Need to know

Great Ocean Walk - Ryans Den Hike-in Campsites (Great Otway National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

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

Warnings

  • Terrain hazards
    • Unstable cliffs
    • Slippery rocks
  • Water hazards
    • Strong currents
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
  • Other warnings
    • Unpatrolled area
    • 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.

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.

Lifejackets Required For Rock Fishers from March 1, 2022

A two-year trial of new laws that require rock fishers to wear a lifejacket at high-risk locations will commence on 1 March 2022.
 
For Great Otway National Park this includes:
  • Artillery Rocks, west of Lorne
  • The rock platform opposite Sheoak Falls, south of Lorne

This factsheet includes maps of the affected areas.
 
Fines apply if you don’t wear a lifejacket at these sites.
 
To find out more, visit Victorian Fisheries Authority 

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