Located on the outskirts of the Macedon Ranges, close to Kyneton and an hour’s drive from Melbourne, PGL Campaspe Downs is set amid 160 acres of natural bushland. Local attractions include Hanging Rock and Mt Macedon National park, as well as historic Townships and museums.

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Accommodation

Cabins

  • Groups: Rooms sleep 4-8 with ensuite bathrooms or 2-12 students with separate purpose-built toilet and shower blocks
  • Party Leaders: Single or twin en suite rooms

Tents

  • Groups: Tents sleep 8 with separate purpose-built toilet and shower block
  • Party Leaders: Tents sleep 4 with separate purpose-built toilet and shower block

Facilities

  • Conference rooms
  • Indoor sports stadium
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Leaders’ lounges
  • Recreation room
  • Sports oval
  • Two dining rooms (full catering and self-catering

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Campaspe Downs - lake view

Campaspe Downs - lake view

Campaspe Downs cabin accommodation

Campaspe Downs cabin accommodation

Campaspe Downs bunk room interior

Campaspe Downs bunk room interior

Campaspe Downs Activity base with sunshade

Campaspe Downs Activity base with sunshade

Campaspe Downs Tents

Campaspe Downs Tents

Bunks inside tent accommodation

Bunks inside tent accommodation

Off to the lake for canoeing

Off to the lake for canoeing


Activities

Click here for full descriptions of all our activities at Campaspe Downs.

  • Abseiling*
  • Aeroball
  • Archery*
  • Ball Sports
  • Bush Walk
  • Bush Craft
  • Centipede*
  • Climbing*
  • Crate Stack*
  • Flying Fox*
  • Giant Swing*
  • Initiative Exercises
  • Leap of Faith*
  • Low Ropes*
  • Mud Run
  • Open Canoeing*
  • Orienteering
  • Possum Glider*
  • Raft Building*
  • Team Challenge

*PGL instructor led. All other activities are teacher led.

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  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Bush Golf
  • Cricket
  • Downball
  • Giant Chess / Chequers
  • Netball
  • Pool / Billiards
  • Soccer (indoor and outdoor)
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball (indoor and outdoor)
  • Yabbying

Programs available at Campaspe Downs

Activity Camps

Our programs use adventure to build confidence, a sense of achievement and develop a better attitude in school.

Venue Hire

Whether for a group retreat, a family get-together or a teambuilding venue, we’ll help you make it an adventure to remember.

Year 7 Orientation Camp

Encourage your year groups to bond, support each other, build trust and forge stronger relationships with each other.