Accommodation and Facilities

Lake Dewar Lodge offers a range of accommodation that will suit any potential camper. Choose from cabin style accommodation for up to 160 people or the outdoor tent camping options for 60 people.

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Cabin-style accommodation

The camp has four spacious lodges with temperature-controlled bedrooms that can sleep between four and eight people each. Each bedroom has comfortable single bunk beds and en-suite facilities.

Our camp is also wheelchair accessible (including shower and toilet facilities).

Lakeview apartments

Our Lakeview apartments are the largest accommodation options at the camp and can sleep 96 people.

The two apartments feature:

  • 11 bedrooms that sleep up to eight people each

  • Rooms with individual en-suite facilities

  • Two meetings rooms that seat 30 and 150 people

  • Two teachers/leaders rooms with en-suite facilities

  • Wheelchair accessible showers and toilets.

Conference centre

Our fully equipped Conference Centre accommodation block offers a comfortable environment and a beautiful view of Lake Dewar Lodge (that even comes up to the edge of the building in wetter months!).

As well as quality conference facilities, the accommodation block has an adjoining auditorium, a dining room and can sleep up to 42 people in comfortable bunk-bed lodgings.

The Lodge

The Lodge is our smallest accommodation block and sleeps up to 15 people. It is ideal for smaller groups but can be used as additional accommodation for larger groups.

The Lodge features:

  • Three comfortable bedrooms

  • A separate lounge area for socialising and relaxing

  • Fully equipped kitchen

  • Dining room

  • Rooms with individual en-suite facilities.

Outdoor tent camping

Tent camping is available on site and provides the perfect opportunity for camping under the stars. We offer an undercover outdoor space complete with basic amenities like toilets and showers, and can provide camping equipment for up to 60 people.

Contact us today to discuss your camp accommodation requirements.

Facilities

Lake Dewar Lodge offers an extensive range of outdoor, indoor and conference facilities designed to make your stay as comfortable and stress-free as possible. From our beach volleyball court to our extensive conference facilities, we offer a first-rate camping experience for groups of all ages and abilities. 

Indoor and outdoor facilities

We have an extensive mix of indoor and outdoor facilities available accessible all year around including:

  • Half basketball court

  • Beach volleyball court

  • Large well-maintained sports oval

  • Floodlit multi-court (tennis, basketball and netball)

  • Giant chess board

  • Playground

  • Campfire pits

  • Marked walking and jogging trails

  • Fishing (and fishing rod hire).

Should you be faced with a rainy day, we also have the following facilities available including:

  • Table tennis

  • Pool table

  • Foosball table

  • Poly Pong table

Conferences and meeting facilities

Lake Dewar is an excellent alternative to traditional meeting venues. We are well equipped for – and regularly host – meetings and conferences for 10 - 200 people.

We can cater to all your professional needs and can customise our rooms with:

  • Data projectors and projector screens

  • Sound systems

  • Wi-Fi connectivity in main auditorium

  • White boards and lecterns

  • Phone, fax and photocopier

  • Additional tables.

Our main auditorium can seat up to 200 people and has a full-span window that offers views of Lake Dewar’s serenity. We also have three other versatile spaces (including a boardroom) ideal for short meetings or longer conferences.

Lake Dewar is fully licensed and offers a range of local wines and a variety of beers.

Parking, supervision, activities and safety

  • Ample parking is available on site for both cars and buses and can be accessed via the main entrance. 

  • We have a Duty Manager on call 24-hours a day. However, we recommend that you have one leader to every ten individuals in your group.

  • Groups can book YMCA led activities for an additional cost. Please see the activities page for more information. 

  • While our camp is a safe and respectful place, we recommend you leave valuables at home.

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