Lake Nillahcootie Camp
Lake Nillahcootie Camp nestles between the Mount Strathbogie State Forest and Mount Samaria State Park. The camp has a shoreline frontage and is entered directly from the Midland Highway.
Just 15 minutes from Mansfield and 25 minutes from Benalla, Lake Nillahcootie Camp is an easy two hour drive from eastern Melbourne.
The Camp has been in operation for the past 25 years and is situated in one of the prettiest spots in the High Country. Close to the ski fields in the winter on the banks of picuturesque (full of redfin) Lake Nillahcootie, from which the Camp in named after.
The Camp is famous for its connections with school groups but also provides for private groups and functions. In addition to the camp facilities, commercial activity providers are available for hire in the area for sailing, skiing, horse riding and mountainbiking. Transport can be arranged to and from the campsite and nearby venues.
Lake Nillahcootie Camp staff have experience in working with people with disabilities. Full country style home catering is provided alongside kitchen facilities available for self catering. Attraction include Lake Nillahcootie, Strathbogie State Forest, Mt Samaria, Mt Buller, Mt Stirling, Mansfield.
Over the past 25 years Lake Nillahcootie Camp has been host to 100's of groups.
- “Everyone at the camp was friendly and helpful. You all helped us to enjoy a really exciting and challenging camp” Benalla East Primary School
- “Thank you for all the wonderful memories we now have of Lake Nillahcootie Camp. We had lots of fun and were challenged and supported through all of the activities” Niddrie Primary School
- “You guided us, looked after us, cooked for us and taught us so much. It’s a camp that is lodged in Memory Lane forever!” St. John’s and St. James Primary Schools
- “You’ve made our stay memorable. We’ve overcome our fears because of your assistance, you guys have been awesome” Aberfeldie Primary School