Overlooking the accommodation to the Southern Ocean
Canoeing on the Gellibrand River
The central Courtyard at Kangaroobie
Kangaroobie
The unique raft river crossing at Kangaroobie
Participating in farm work at Kangaroobie

Kangaroobie

Address: Kangaroobie, 1080 Old Ocean Road, Princetown, Victoria 3269

Phone: 03 5598 8151  |  Mobile: 0427 101 870  |  Fax: 03 5598 8020  

Email: kangaroobie@kangaroobie.com
Web: kangaroobie.com

Kangaroobie is an award winning group accommodation venue situated on the Great Ocean Road. Catering for groups of up to 190, and providing a range of interesting, exciting and educational activities.

The camp is situated on 2000 acres of beautiful rolling farmland and is a fully operational beef grazing property with a large range of native wildlife. Kangaroos, wallabies, koalas, echidnas and extensive birdlife are easily seen around Kangaroobie.

Kangaroobie is only five minutes from the famous 12 Apostles and gives easy access to the spectacular coastal scenery to be found along the Great Ocean Road.

Groups from as far away as Singapore, Japan, Russia, the USA and Canada visit Kangaroobie regularly to enjoy a real taste of life on a working farm, as well as learning about the geography and biology of the local area.

Kangaroobie is used by a very diverse range of groups from schools, universities, churches, families, weddings, conferences and friends.

Full catering is available or a fully equipped commercial kitchen is available for self catering.

Content: Kangaroobie

Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

Staff Accommodation

TypeValid fromValid toPrice from($)Price to($)

Per Person per night
Indicative rates - Catering and activities will alter the rate. Please contact operator for details and a rate for your individual program.

20/12/1326/12/15$33.00$121.00

Dormitory rooms

TypeValid fromValid toPrice from($)Price to($)

Per person
Indicative rates - Catering and activities will alter the rate. Please contact operator for details and a rate for your individual program.

20/12/1301/01/15$33.00$110.00

Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

Staff Accommodation

Four to six beds per room. All staff rooms have an ensuite bathroom with toilet and shower.6

Dormitory rooms

Bunk style dormitory rooms that all contain 12 beds. There are shared toilet and shower facilities within the building. All rooms are heated.12

Payment methods accepted

BPAY  Cash Only  Cheque 

Cancellation and booking policy

Deposit refunds will only be given for cancellations made six months in advance of the camp date. If the cancellation is received less than two months prior to the commencement date of the booking the hirer will be required to pay a fee equivalent to 100 per cent of the camp cost. In the event of a cancellation by the campsite the hirer shall be entitled to a full refund of all monies paid.

Local directions

Travel along the Princes Highway, via Geelong, to Colac. Approximately 10 kilometres past Colac, turn left into Tomahawk Creek Road (with blue church on the corner) and follow signs to Simpson. Travel through to the Great Ocean Road. At the Great Ocean Road, turn left and travel four kilometres until you reach the turn off for Princetown (just over a concrete bridge). Turn right down the gravel road through the wetlands and about three kilometres later you will see a sign to your left at the Kangaroobie driveway.

Facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • Car park
  • Child activities
  • Communal kitchen
  • Communal refrigerator
  • Conference/convention facilities
  • Open fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pets not allowed
  • TV/lounge Area

Activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Farm/Station
  • Fishing - Beach
  • Fishing - Estuary
  • Animal Viewing
  • Bushwalking

Reception opening hours

7 Days
8:30am  - 6:00pm

Check in:  2:00pm

Check out:  10:00am

Memberships

  • Bed & Breakfast Farmstay and Accommodation Australia

Disabled access

High level of access. All ramped and good access to bathrooms etc.

How to get here

Great Ocean Road