Walk Category: Day
Nearest Town: Eildon
Walk Area: North Central Victoria
Getting There: Car
Distance from Melbourne GPO: 150km
Mobile phone coverage: From high points only
Walk data compiled: July 2012
Walk details provided by: CAEX Bushwalking Club
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Candlebark camp ground
From Melbourne, take the Maroondah Highway through Ringwood, Lilydale, Healesville and on to Alexandra.
From major crossroads in the main street of Alexandra, continue straight ahead follow the signs to Lake Eildon National Park. 11 kms from Alexandra take the secoond exit at the roundabout on Skyline Road to the Fraser Camping Area, and follow the signs to Candlebark and Devil Cove camp grounds.
The Devil Cove camping area is only open in peak times such as Christmas and Easter. The nearby Candlebark camping area is open all year and has flush toilets, showers, water and some fireplaces. Fees apply to camp and bookings with Parks Victoria are required.
Parks Victoria: Lake Eildon NP
Bushwalking Victoria's advocacy efforts aim to proactively influence decisions that impact on bushwalking and bushwalkers in Victoria, by engaging with key decision makers and land managers such as Parks Victoria and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)to ensure that bushwalking issues and opportunities are understood and considered when policies and decisions are made that impact on the bushwalking community in Victoria.
Below is a list of campaigns that we encourage you to join: