The Farmyard Camping Area (Cathedral Range State Park)


The Farmyard Camping Area (Cathedral Range State Park)

Nestled between the peaks of North and South Jawbone, the Farmyard is a beautiful hike-in camping spot for walkers wishing to camp overnight on Cathedral Range. No fees or bookings are required. There are no toilets or other facilities. Fires are not permitted – please bring a portable gas stove or similar for cooking. No drinking water is available – please bring all the water you need with you.

Visitor Tips: Don’t forget to notify your loved ones of your trip intentions when undertaking overnight hikes. Phone signals are unreliable: hikers should consider carrying a radio or personal locator beacon. Download the Visitor Guide for more advice on safe and enjoyable walking in Cathedral Range State Park.

How to get there

The Farmyard Camping Area (Cathedral Range State Park)

Need to know

The Farmyard Camping Area (Cathedral Range State Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No fires permitted


  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
    • Unstable cliffs
    • Slippery rocks
  • 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.

Little River Road

Little River Road has been impacted by flooding. The edges of the road are soft, with deep gutters in places. Please drive with caution.

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