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Warrnambool- A School Camp Destination

Warrnambool is a wonderful destination for School Camps. You can explore a wide range of activities for camps - both day and night.

Plus with VLINE train services you can bring your group to Warrnambool by train or bus!! Take advantage of the Mytrain program that can provide you with FREE rail travel.


Local School Camp Options

Surfside Holiday Park

Surfside Holiday Park is next door to Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, right in the heart of Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground. Also you can access Lady Bay and the Warrnambool beach just over the sand dune from your accommodation.

Perfectly situated for school groups who wish to be centrally located and have easy access to the city, beach and attractions such as Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village.

Great camp kitchen, cabins and full of self catering packages available.  or phone (03) 5559 4700 for further details.


Deakin University - School Group Accommodation

Why not experience all that Deakin University has to offer with residential options available for school camps & groups. Set on the picturesque Hopkins River, close to local surf beaches this is a great base to explore Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village and the region. A 10 min drive from Warrnambool CBD, a shuttle bus can be arranged or park your own school bus with amples of room.

Many accommodation are options available ranging from 6 to 22 bed units with the possibility of housing 200 students onsite. With a railway station at Deakin's door, why not consider these self contained university style units for your next school camp? They are happy to work with you to organise the perfect Warrnambool school experience.

Contact Warrnambool Residential Services on (03) 5559 63 3111 or email

Warrnambool Garrison Camp

Located in the groups of Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village your group will experience staying in the original 1888 Warrnambool Garrison area.

Officers Huts and Bell Tents provide a capacity of 28 people. You also have access to a Mess Hall, open fire, basic shower and toilet facility. This camp experience can be packaged with other camps in Warrnambool, just ask us how!! Rates start at $25 per person per night for accommodation only. This can be packaged with Shipwrecked Sound and Laser Show, Day Entry and Meals upon request.


Sailmakers Sleepover

Again a unique experience for your group will be a sleepover in our Sailmakers Loft, right in the middle of the Village area.

Your group sleeps on Camp Stretcher Beds in the Loft you really live the life of the 1870 by sleeping and waking in our beautiful village. This package has a minimum of 15 people and includes Day Entry, Shipwrecked Sound and Laser Show, Dinner and Breakfast. Price is $80 pp - Includes One Free Adult.


Suggested Program

Night Program

430pm Arrive - Often groups will arrive on the VLINE Train and be collected by Flaggy Shuttle

5pm - Set Up Sleepover Stretchers

6pm - Dinner in Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village Tearooms

720pm - Attend Shipwrecked Sound and Laser Show

845pm - Supper and Watch optional Movie

1030pm - Lights Out

Morning Program

730am - Wake, walk to Showers as well as feed chooks

830am - Breakfast Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village Tearooms

930am - More Showers and Self Explore Trail 

Your group can also attend a formalised Flagstaff Hill Education program (additional fee applies) 


Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village Shuttle Bus

A convenient shuttle bus which can transfer groups from local schools and school camps around the region to Flagstaff Hill. Contact us for further information via email or phone (03) 5559 4600.

Shuttle Bus