Lightwood Camping Area (Mornington Peninsula National Park)


Lightwood Camping Area (Mornington Peninsula National Park)

Break up your Two Bays Walk adventure and camp at Lightwood Camping Area. Located in the heart of Greens Bush, the quiet campground is a haven for wildlife. Keep an eye out for kangaroos, wallabies, echidnas and a range of native birds. 

How to get there

Lightwood Camping Area (Mornington Peninsula National Park)

Need to know

Lightwood Camping Area (Mornington Peninsula National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No fires permitted
  • No vehicles
  • Management vehicle only
  • No bicycles
  • No horses


  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
    • Trees may fall take care
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes

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.

Portsea Lower toilet block closed until further notice

The Portsea Lower toilet block is currently closed until further notice.

Coastal Trail Track closed

A 380m section of Coastal Trail track has been closed due to recent land slip. It has been closed to protect public safety and to prevent further environmental damage. An alternative pedestrian access route is provided on the existing Lifesavers Track further inland for approximately 500m. Access down to Bridgewater Bay can be still achieved via the stairs at St. Johns Wood Road side.

St Paul's beach closed

Access to St. Paul’s Beach in Sorrento is closed due to cliff collapse and further cliff instability.

Bridgewater Bay Coastal track closure

Access along a section of the Bridgewater Bay coastal walking track has been closed due to a cliff collapse and landslip. It is closed due to the risk to visitor safety and to protect environmental and cultural heritage values. Visitors can still access the beach via the staircase, located near the St. Johns Wood Road park entry.

London Bridge Arch closed

Access near the London Bridge arch is temporarily restricted due to recent cliff collapse leading to unstable cliffs and potential for further rock falls.

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