The Fire Danger Period is now in force in Glenelg Shire, from Monday 20 November 2023.During the period Council will only issue permits to burn where approval has been granted from the Country Fire Authority.For more information visit:
Portland has become the first accredited RV Friendly Town on the coast west of Melbourne.
Portland is one of the premier destinations for whale, seal and gannet sightseeing. With dramatic coastline and volcanic cliffs, isolated beaches, majestic forests and historical buildings, the town is unsurpassed in options for leisure or outdoor pursuits.
Free RV parking sites:
Heywood is only 20 minutes north of Portland and this is where campers can visit the UNESCO Heritage listed Budj Bim National Heritage Landscape. This significant Indigenous cultural site is home to some of the oldest known examples of man-made aquaculture systems in the world and is as old as the Egyptian pyramids.
In Casterton you can meander through the rolling hills and river red gums of the Glenelg River valley. An ideal overnight stop, Casterton will tempt you to stay longer as you explore the legendary history of ‘Kelpie Country’.