Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of groups do you cater for?
Whether you are a school or youth group, or a Scout, church or faith group, PGL Campaspe Downs and PGL Camp Rumbug and PGL Kindilan can offer the perfect venue for your next camp. Our experience means that we are happy to accommodate groups of any size and can cater for many different requirements. Campaspe Downs can accommodate up to 420, Rumbug up to 350 guests and Kindilan up to 300 guests in a range of accommodation from lodges to platform tents. There are no minimum group sizes! Why not contact us and see how we can cater for your next camp?
What’s included in the cost of the camp?
All activities, equipment, food and accommodation are included in the cost of the camp. You’ll even benefit from a dedicated PGL Group Leader who will support you and your group for your entire stay. They’ll make your life easier and ensure you have everything you need. Skilled, trained activity instructors deliver a selection of great adventure sessions, and will help students make the most of the challenges and opportunities each activity presents. Use of all activity equipment for PGL-led and teacher-led activity sessions is included. Insurance and travel to and from the camp aren’t included however we would be more than happy to help you arrange these – just contact us with your requirements.
What’s the food like?
We want to inspire children into a healthier lifestyle that includes a tasty, balanced diet. We aim to provide three healthy, high-energy meals per day, with plenty of variety, and we always serve generous portions of fruit and vegetables for a balanced meal. A vegetarian alternative can always be provided, and we can accommodate most special diets required on medical or religious grounds but in all cases we will require full details at time of booking – just let us know! Morning and afternoon tea are available at Campaspe Downs, Camp Rumbug and Kindilan for a supplement of $7+GST per person per night.
What activities can we take part in?
We aim to ensure that all children take part in a wide variety of activities. There’s a choice of over 20 different adventure activities all designed to motivate, build confidence and develop their self confidence. Whether they are getting wet raft building, zipping down the flying fox or testing their nerve by abseiling down a climbing tower, we’ve got it covered!
What happens in the evenings?
Your program doesn’t stop after the day time activities! After your action packed day we run a tailored evening entertainment program led by our own PGL staff which is guaranteed to keep you and your group busy and happy until bedtime!
What’s the accommodation like?
At Campaspe Downs your group will sleep in rooms that accommodate either 4-8 with en suite bathrooms or 2-12 students with separate purpose-built toilet and shower blocks. As a Party Leader, you’ll enjoy either a single or twin en-suite room. At Camp Rumbug we’ve built a fantastic new lodge that sleeps 8 – 10 in student rooms and are all en-suite. The main lodge sleeps 10-14 and bathroom facilities are nearby. As a party leader, you’ll also enjoy en-suite rooms. At Kindilan there is a range of options from Kindilan house its self or our unique roundhouses, which sleep 2 – 12 with purpose built toilet and shower blocks nearby. Lodges and platform tents which sleep up to 8 with purpose built toilet and shower blocks nearby. Party Leader rooms are either a twin or triple room.
What facilities does the camp have?
PGL Campaspe Downs, PGL Camp Rumbug and PGL Kindilan have a range of excellent facilities, all designed to enhance the experience for your group and to ensure that they get the most from their camp. There’s sports halls, activity centres and an indoor pool at Campaspe Downs plus plenty of inside and outside space for your group to enjoy.