July 15, 2015
Located in the eastern corner of Victoria this region offers natural landscapes of stunning beauty. Relax on unspoilt beaches, explore the region’s lakes, rivers and mountain ranges.
Lakes Bushland Caravan Park
This 34-acre property has lots of space for exercise and there is even a ‘doggy day-care’ available. Pets must not be left unattended, must be kept leashed in the residential area or park and must be cleaned up after. Facilities include a pool, pitch & putt golf, tennis court, playground, camp kitchen and campfires.
363 Stephenson Road, Nicholson 3882
T 03 5156 8422
Parkvale Holiday Cabins
A 10-minute drive from Bairnsdale, Parkvale Holiday Cabins are pet friendly. They welcome pets of all types via arrangement. Each of the three rustic log cabins has 2 bedrooms (a queen bed in the first room and 3 single beds in the second). They are self-contained, with kitchen and lounge areas, and balconies, and are set in a natural bush setting. All linen and towels provided.
140 Waterholes Road, Granite Rock 3875
T 03 5156 8168
This self-contained 2-bedroom cottage is 10 minutes from either Bairnsdale or Paynesville and has a shared swimming pool, parking for cars and boats, a BBQ, ceiling fans, heating and boat mooring. Pet-friendly features include an enclosed yard, dog door and kennel. While pets are allowed inside they are not allowed on furniture; you’ll need to bring your pet’s own bedding and litter tray for cats. Towels and linen are provided.
3 Bay Road, Eagle Point 3878
T 03 5156 6559 or M 0438 334969
90 Mile Beach House & Villas
This fully self-contained coastal escape offers two accommodation options for travellers with pets.’Villa 1′ is perfect for couples or families of 4. It has a huge undercover entertaining area with direct access to the Villa – fully fenced for dogs. That area leads directly to our 2 acres of natural (but unfenced) bush. The ‘Beach House’ sleeps 6 and pets are also welcome! Both options are fully self-contained with all linen and towels provided. The magnificent Ninety Mile Beach is dog-friendly all year round at Golden Beach and is only 200m from the property. There is more information and a live booking system on the website.
M 0419 908786
Ninety Mile Beach Holiday Retreat
Just a short walk from 90 Mile Beach, this park welcomes pets by prior arrangement.
Track 10, Loch Sport 3851
T 03 5146 0320
Wombat Valley Cabins
These ‘settler’s style’ cabins are set on over 60 acres of quiet natural bush, a 15 minute drive from Briagolong. They come in 1, 2 and 3-bedroom options, sleeping from 2 to 10 people per cabin. You’ll need to bring a litter tray for cats.
275 Link Road, Briagolong 3860
T 03 5145 5513
Park Lane Tourist Park
This 41⁄2 star tourist park has 6 designated pet-friendly cabins. Linen is provided for all cabin accommodation and facilities include a laundry, camp kitchen and TV room/games room. All sites also allow pets, but they must be on a leash at all times, except in the designated run-free area and doggy bags are provided.
5353 Princess Highway, Traralgon 3844
T 03 5174 6749
Village Leisure Park
Set on 10 acres with a swimming pool, camp kitchen, laundry facilities, kiosk, BBQ and 2 modern amenity blocks, pets are welcome at this park but conditions apply. Animals must be leashed while in the park and they are not allowed in park accommodation. A nice quiet park away from the highway. Well set out with spacious drive through powered sites.
35 Airfield Road, Traralgon 3844
T 03 5174 2384
Yanakie Caravan Park
Pets are welcome in site accommodation only, not in the park’s cabins, and must not be allowed to roam free. Conditions apply. The caravan park is just a 5-minute drive to Wilsons Promontory National Park.
390 Foley Road, Yanakie 3960
T/F 03 5687 1295
Pets are welcome inside this 3-bedroom cedar holiday house, which is located close to the beach and has a fully equipped kitchen, large balcony and BBQ area. There is a doggie door and outside kennel available.
10 Acacia Street, Sandy Point
T 03 5662 4263
Promclose Retreat Cottage
This 3-bedroom self-contained cottage is situated in a secluded garden and forest setting with a great veranda, large kitchen and BBQ facilities. Pet s are welcome by prior arrangement. The property is close to dog-friendly beaches and Wilsons Promontory National Park.
Savages Road, Waratah North 3959
M 0418 125412
This cosy 2-bedroom cottage is located 2 hours and 15 minutes from Melbourne and sleeps 6 people. It is child and pet-friendly with a renovated caravan for the kids to play in (or the parents to hide), an open plan living area with aircon/heater and cosy fireplace, a beautiful, fully fenced native garden with a large deck and BBQ. The patrolled beach is only a 15 min walk away or a 5 min drive (please note that dog restrictions apply in summer and dogs must be on lead). The property has a huge selection of DVDs, board games, books and gigantic trampoline and large dolls house, Lego, train tracks and swing. While dogs are welcome, please contact if bringing other types of pets.
Venus Bay 3956
M 0438 986 774