The Camping and Caravan Grants project is part of the Victorian Government's $105.6 million Victoria’s Great Outdoors.

With $6.6 million available, grants of between $5,000 and $200,000 are provided to support Crown Land Committees of Management (including councils and Traditional Owner groups) to provide quality, affordable visitor accommodation across Victoria’s coastline and diverse regional and rural areas.

Round 3 grants now open

Applications for round 3 of the grants opened on 29 April and will close on 11 June 2021 at 4pm.

Key dates, funding and how to apply

Application guidelines

The funding guidelines provide information on project eligibility, grant assessment criteria, the application process and funding conditions.

Additional information to assist with your application can be found in frequently asked questions.

Please contact Victoria's Great Outdoors for more information.

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All applications must be submitted through Grants Online.

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Round 2 successful grants

Round 2 of the grants was awarded in January 2021, with $2.06 million allocated to 19 projects across Victoria.

ProjectRegion2020/2021 grant amount
Port Campbell Recreation Reserve - PCRR camping ground levelling up projectBarwon South West$198,881
Kywong Caravan Park - Replace vinyl floor coverings in 9 cabins & outdoor furnitureBarwon South West$16,891
Dunkeld Caravan Park - Development of North East side of Caravan ParkBarwon South West$32,700
Corinella Caravan Park - Cabin refurbishmentGippsland$23,705
Walkerville Foreshore Camping Reserve - Construction of a camp kitchen shelterGippsland$33,040
Mallacoota Foreshore Holiday Park - Newbook self-service kiosksGippsland$9,900
Eagle Point Caravan Park – Self-serve kioskGippsland$9,900
Warracknabeal Caravan Park - Enhancing Warracknabeal Creekside camping assetGrampians$185,000
Horsham Riverside Caravan Park - Accessibility and environmental upgradesGrampians$113,352
Nhill Caravan Park amenities block refurbishmentGrampians$185,000
Stawell Grampians Gate Caravan Park upgrade - Stage 1Grampians$170,000
Mongans Bridge Camping Park - Amenities block upgrade to include disabled facilitiesHume$200,000
Colac Colac Caravan Park - Building the heart of Colac ColacHume$185,000
Chiltern Racecourse Recreation Reserve - Creating North East Victoria's Horse Camping CentreHume$195,000
Cohuna Waterfront Holiday Park - Power site upgradeLoddon Mallee$85,000
Lake Charm Foreshore Caravan Park - Amenities upgradeLoddon Mallee$150,000
Picnic Gully Campground - Improvement at La Larr Ba Gauwa ParkLoddon Mallee$200,000
Rejuvenating Wycheproof Caravan Park camp kitchenLoddon Mallee$46,630
Warburton Holiday Park - Power and reticulated water upgrade, and installation of indigenous heritage signagePort Phillip$21,921

Round 1 successful grants

Round 1 of the Camping and Caravan Grants was awarded in April 2020, with $2.5 million allocated to 25 upgrade projects across Victoria.

Project

Region

2019/2020 grant amount

Kywong Caravan Park - provide disabled facilities to shower/cabins and repaint camp kitchen

Barwon South West

$19,839

Kennett River - Rhel Drain Upgrades

Barwon South West

$110,700

Riverview Family Caravan Park - Bathroom Upgrade

Barwon South West

$200,000

Lakes & Craters Holiday Park sewer connection project

Barwon South West

$125,000

Corinella Foreshore Reserve - Safety and Amenities improvements

Gippsland

$19,177

Seaspray Caravan Park - Fire hose reel and electrical substation upgrades

Gippsland

$28,000

Minyip Caravan Park Upgrade

Grampians

$19,598

Lake Lascelles Campground - All Abilities Access

Grampians

$110,950

Johnny Mullagh Reserve Install New Playground

Grampians

$122,000

Dimboola Caravan Park - All-ability accessible amenities and facilities upgrade

Grampians

$143,007

Eskdale Caravan and Water Reserve Power Upgrade

Hume

$36,364

Walwa Riverside Caravan and Camping Reserve - Fire safety compliance, camp kitchen extension, BBQ and Playground Installation

Hume

$87,551

Porepunkah Bridge Holiday Park - Removal of Remaining Septic Tanks

Hume

$146,336

Victoria Lake Caravan Park Refurbishment of existing amenity blocks

Hume

$122,920

Gordon Park (Charlton) Caravan Park Amenity Block Rejuvenation

Loddon Mallee

$13,550

Riverside Park aka Newbridge Recreation Reserve - Access Steps to Amenities

Loddon Mallee

$20,786

Donald Lakeside Caravan Park Rejuvenation

Loddon Mallee

$56,750

Robinvale Riverside Caravan Park Leisure Amenities

Loddon Mallee

$77,414

Green Lake Caravan Park thrives as water flows back into lake

Loddon Mallee

$107,385

Future proofing Tchum Lake Camping Ground

Loddon Mallee

$120,800

Heathcote Queen Meadow Caravan Park installation of Fire Hose reels throughout the park

Loddon Mallee

$158,000

Re-imagining Wycheproof Caravan park

Loddon Mallee

$125,166

Lake Boga Caravan Park new ablutions facilities

Loddon Mallee

$150,000

Lake Cullulleraine Caravan Park Amenity Upgrade

Loddon Mallee

$200,000

Wooroonook Lakes Campground Expansion

Loddon Mallee

$168,140

More information

Victoria’s Great Outdoors is boosting regional tourism and making it easier for Victorians to enjoy nature by investing $105.6 million in better walking trails, campgrounds, four-wheel drive tracks and visitor facilities.

To find out more, visit Victoria’s Great Outdoors or contact our team.