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Phillip Island Coastal Discovery Camp


Seaside location surrounded by native coastal vegetation, with private access to YCW beach.


62 beds in dorm rooms with tents available, increasing capacity to 100. 8 rooms in 2 buildings. Each building accommodates up to 30 people, Tents available for larger groups. Heating in bunkrooms.

Minimum Group Size

Minimum number required and negotiable during off peak season. Minimum charge applies.


Full catering is provided. Kitchen facilities available for self-catering in off peak period.


Checklist available on request. Accessible areas: most building entrances, dining and accommodation, all toilet/shower facilities, most pathways are wide and firm, all pathways are manageable for wheelchairs. Activities cater for most groups.

Indoor Facilities

Dining hall, recreation room with open fireplace, table tennis, TV, DVD, OHP, screen, laundry, drying facilities.

Outdoor Facilities

Surfing, Snorkelling, BBQ, campfire area, Mountainbikes, Marine Discovery, oval, beach volleyball, geocaching, archery, initiative activities.


Phillip Island Nature parks manage world class attractions including the Penguin Parade, The Koala Reserve, Churchill Island and the Nobbies. Other attractions include the Bass Coast Rail Walk, Wetland Reserve, Amaze-N-Things, local wineries, Rhyll fishing park and the town of Cowes.

Further Information

Program staff available. Resident manager. Commercial activity providers available for hire in the area for sea kayaking. Local transport provider available for trips to and from nearby venues upon prior arrangement by group). Staff have experience in working with people with disabilities.


CONTACT: Jai Marchinton
ADDRESS: PO Box 104, Cowes VIC 3922
PH: 03 5952 2467 FAX: 03 5952 5778