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Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland is located below the hightest peaks of the Grampians National Park Grampians Paradise offers large grassed shady and sunny sites with or without power
	Grampians Paradise camping and caravan parkland Photo of Mt William taken above Grampains Paradise from a hot air balloon

Phone: (03) 5356 6309

Camping Sites overlooking Blue Lake and Reman Bluff Wetlands at Grampians Paradise

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"Koala" 3 berth 1950's onsite van

Motor Home on powered Lakeside side with water frontage

Lakeside Powered camping Sites

North1 (N1) Unpowered standard camping site

North 1 (N1) Sheltered camping site

Unpowered camping terraces

 

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Terms and Conditions

Please read these terms and conditions before making a booking at Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland. They have lots of important and useful information.

"Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland" is the trading name of Redman Enterprise Pty Ltd. ABN 61 005 578 941. Redman Enterprises (Named after Redman Bluff - the mountain that forms the back drop to Grampians Paradise) is a family owned and run Company that operates Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland that was established in 1990 on the family property. A history of camping on the property dates back to the 1920's.

PRICES AND PAYMENTS

Our current prices are listed on the Tariffs Page of our website and on our online booking facility. These prices supercede all previously published prices and prices listed in third party publications or websites.
Children are defined as from 1 year to 16 years old, Adults 17 years and above. Infants (no charge) are less than 1 year of age.

For information on minimum fees for Long Weekends, Easter and Christmas to New Year Period please contact us and we can email out the information sheet for the time you are enquiring about.

We are only able to accept payments in Australia Dollars.

The rates shown on the Tariffs Page of www.grampiansparadise.com.au and on our online booking facility are effective 01/05/2015 and are subject to change without notice.

Minimum Bookings:

MID, SHOULDER AND LOW SEASON:
During the Victoria Spring School Holidays (Mid season), a unique minimum price is set for some of the sites and on-site caravan

There are no minimum booking fee for the other Mid Seasons, as well as Shoulder and Low Seasons.
For information on when each season is, please see the Tariffs Page.

PEAK SEASON:
3 day Long Weekends: A unique minimum price is set for each site and on-site caravan.
– Please ask for brochure showing site sizes and minimum prices for Australia Day, Labour Day (Victorian holiday in March), Anzac day, Queens Birthday or the AFL Grand Final / South Australia Labour Day long weekends.

Christmas- New Year Period (23 Dec 2016 - 9 Jan 2017):A unique minimum price is set for each site and on-site caravan between the 24 December and 3rd January 2017.
– For Christmas to New Year and to the 3rd January 2017 please ask for brochure showing site sizes and minimum prices.

Easter & Melbourne Cup Weekend: A unique minimum price is set for each site and onsite caravan.
– Please ask for brochure showing site sizes and minimum prices for Easter or Melbourne Cup long weekend.

Confirming a Booking with a Deposit:

You will need to pay a deposit to confirm a booking.

To Confirm a booking for long weekends and all other Peak Seasons (including Easter and the Christmas to New Year period) full payment (including a non-refundable deposit of 25%) is required.
For other times you will need to pay a non-refundable deposit is 1 nights fees to confirm a booking.

We do not charge a credit card surcharge on deposits.
However if you decide to pay the balance by credit card there is a small credit card surcharge.
If you pay the full amount up front (at the time of booking) the non-refundable deposit amount stays the same, but we don’t charge a credit card surcharge on full payments made at the time of booking, as a small discount.
NOTE: See the Fees section of the Terms and Conditions for the Credit Card Surcharges.
ALSO: Please see Deposits section of the terms and conditions for more information on deposits and paying the balance.

Discounts Policy:

Published discounts are available on request and are not automatically applied. If there is a discount that is relevant to your booking please remember to request the discount on making your booking, otherwise it will not be applied to your booking.

Please note that our discount policy is that only one discount per booking will be applied. If multiple discount are requested, the larger requested discount will be used.

Premier Sites with Fireplace:

The tariff for Premier Sites with Fireplace are the same as Premier Sites from Christmas day to the Wednesday before Easter, as this roughly corresponds to the Summer Fire Season when camp fires can not be lit.

Campfires winter and spring only. (No fires during Summer Fire Season).
From Easter though winter and spring up to mid December fires are allow at the discretion of the management in fire places or approved fire bowls. Please check with staff before lighting a fire.

Maximum Number of People allow on a Site:

The Maximum Number of people per site is different for each site as our sites range in size from 54 square metres for North 2 (N2), up to 342 square metres for Parkland 9 (P9). North 2 (N2) - an economy unpowered site has a maximum of 4 people. Parkland 9 (P9) - a very, very large premier unpowered site has a maximum number of 15 people, but as with all sites you do need to check that you will all fit without crowding. Some cars can be parked off site (see No. 6 of near the bottom of the terms and conditions). For the maximum number of people for each site please see the list of sites on either Choosing a site by location & map or Choosing a site by classification or type.

NOTE RE ONLINE BOOKINGS: Our online booking facility lists the number of occupants, as more than the maximum number of people, as "Occupants" or "Occ." includes cars as well as people in the count of occupants.
With our onsite caravans please make sure that the number of people booked to stay in a caravan does not exceed the "berth" of a caravan. Eg. a 6 berth caravan can take a maximum of 6 people. Our online booking facility allow for an extra two people staying in your own small tent beside the caravan as well as two cars (vehicles).

We May Need to Change Your Site:

While we will make every effort to place you on the site (or in the caravan) you book, we may need to change your booking to another site (or Caravan). To allow us to do this we reserve the right to change the site or caravan that you have booked. Sometimes some of the sites become too wet to use after a heavy rain, or unexpected maintenance is needed on a site or caravan. We will contact you if we need to change your booking.

 

Redman Bluff and Long Gully Cliffs in the Grampians National Park above Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland

CANCELLATIONS: Non-Peak Seasons

For a booking during Mid, Shoulder or Low Seasons (that includes no nights that fall within a Peak Season):

Non-peak 1a) In the event that you request a cancellation we do not refund the non-refundable deposit (1 nights fees for a booking that includes no nights that fall within a Peak Season). **
Also additional cancellation fees apply for cancellations made within 14 day of the booking arrival date.

Non-peak 1b) For Group bookings, the non-refundable deposit is 1 nights fees for the whole group, as well as 1 nights fees for each site that cancels (should only some of the sites cancel), and 1 nights fees for each family that cancels (should only some of the families cancel).
Also additional cancellation fees apply for cancellations made within 14 day of the booking arrival date.

Non-peak 2) Up until 15 days prior to the booked arrival date the balance (less non-refundable deposit) can be refunded.

Non-peak 3) From 14 days prior to 8 days before arrival the balance (less non-refundable deposit) can only be transferred to be used within a 10 month period during mid, shoulder and low seasons (subject to availability) ***.
If not transferred (or no Medical Certificate can be provided) the cancellation fee is 100%

Non-peak 4) From 7 days until the arrival date (unless a Medical Certificate can be provided) no refund, the cancellation fee is 100%

Non-peak 5) There is no refund of payments in the event of late arrival or early departure.

Medical Certificates - Non Peak Seasons:

Up until 3 days before your booking (for a booking that includes no nights that fall within a Peak Season), in the event of sickness of yourself or someone you care for and a medical certificate can be provided for yourself or indicating you are required to care for the sick person we are happy to transfer your deposit to another date*** as well as either transferring or refunding your balance***. From 3 days to 24 hours prior to your booking transferring your booking is the only option available to those with a medical certificate. ***

If something has gone wrong and you are forced to change your plans please contact us ahead of your stay, as we will do our best to help you out (but please make yourself aware of our term and conditions). Please be aware that cancellation as a result of inclement weather or closure of any part of the Grampians National Park will not be considered outside of our terms and conditions unless Grampians Paradise or access to Grampians Paradise is under direct threat (for example by bush fire). **

If you don’t contact us before 14 days prior (or 3 day prior with medical certificate) to your booking arrival date regards cancellation or changes to the details of your booking no refund or reduction of the total charge (if less than the original booking amount) will apply and when your balance falls due you will be required to pay it.

Cancellation Fee - Non Peak Seasons:

Up until 15 days prior to the booked arrival date, for a booking that includes no nights within a Peak Season, the Cancellation Fee equals the non-refundable deposit (1 nights fees for a booking that includes no nights that fall within a Peak Season).

Or if you have a medical certificate meeting the requirements in Medical Certificates Non Peak Season section of CANCELLATIONS of the terms and conditions: Up until 7 days prior to the booked arrival date the Cancellation Fee equals the non-refundable deposit (1 nights fees for a booking that includes no nights that fall within a Peak Season).

For a booking that includes no nights that fall within a Peak Seasons, from 14 days prior to booked arrival date (or 3 day prior to booked arrival date with medical certificate meeting the requirements in Medical Certificates Non Peak Season section of CANCELLATIONS of the terms and conditions) the Cancellation Fee equals the full booking fee (unless you are transferring the balance to another stay (where transfer of the booking is allowed - details in the CANCELLATIONS Non Peak Season section of the terms and conditions)).

Where transfer of the booking is allowed (see CANCELLATIONS Non Peak Season section of the terms and conditions) the conditions for the Cancellation Fee will still apply, but be set by the new booked arrival date.

Extended stays:

Applications for extended stay must be made and paid for before 10am on the original departure date of your booking.
An extension to your stay will be dependent on availability.

 

** Inclement Weather and National Park Closure: No refunds will be given outside of our terms and conditions due to bad weather or any part of the Grampians National Park being closed.
Refunds will only be given if: (1) Public roads to the camping ground are closed by the authorities (2) Grampians Paradise is under direct threat (for example by bush fire). (3) Access to Grampians Paradise is under direct threat (for example by bush fire).

*** Transferred tariffs can only be used within a 10 month period during mid, shoulder and low seasons (subject to availability). Transferred tariffs are personal and not transferable to others (including other families or groups).

 

CANCELLATIONS - Peak Seasons:

For a booking that includes nights within a Peak Season:

Peak 1a) In the event that you request a cancellation we do not refund the non-refundable deposit (25% for a booking that includes nights within a Peak Season). **
Also additional cancellation fees apply for cancellations made within 30 day of the booking arrival date.

Peak 1b) For Group bookings, the non-refundable deposit is 25% for the whole group, as well as 25% for each site that cancels (should only some of the sites cancel), and 25% for each family that cancels (should only some of the families cancel).
Also additional cancellation fees apply for cancellations made within 30 day of the booking arrival date.

Peak 2) Up until 30 days prior to the booked arrival date the balance (less non-refundable deposit) can be refunded.


Peak 3) From 30 days prior to 15 days before arrival, the balance (less non-refundable deposit) can only be transferred to be used within a 10 month period during mid, shoulder and low seasons (subject to availability) ***.
If not transferred (or no Medical Certificate can be provided) the cancellation fee is 100%

Peak 4) From 14 days until the arrival date (unless a Medical Certificate can be provided) no refund, the cancellation fee is 100%

Peak 5) There is no refund of payments in the event of late arrival or early departure.

Medical Certificates - Peak Seasons:

Up until 15 days before your booking (for a booking that includes nights within a Peak Season), in the event of sickness of yourself or someone you care for and a medical certificate can be provided for yourself or indicating you are required to care for the sick person we are happy to transfer your deposit to another date*** as well as either transferring or refunding your balance ***. From 14 days to 3 days prior to your booking transferring your booking is the only option available to those with a medical certificate. ***

If something has gone wrong and you are forced to change your plans please contact us ahead of your stay, as we will do our best to help you out (but please make yourself aware of our term and conditions). Please be aware that cancellation as a result of inclement weather or closure of any part of the Grampians National Park will not be considered outside of our terms and conditions unless the Grampians Paradise or access to Grampians Paradise is under direct threat (for example by bush fire). **

If you don’t contact us before 30 days prior (or 15 day prior with medical certificate) to your booking arrival date regards cancellation or changes to the details of your booking no refund or reduction of the total charge (if less than the original booking amount) will apply and when your balance falls due you will be required to pay it.

Cancellation Fee - Peak Seasons:

Up until 30 days prior to the booked arrival date, for a booking that includes nights within a Peak Season, the Cancellation Fee equals the non-refundable deposit (25% for a booking that includes nights within a Peak Season).

Or if you have a medical certificate meeting the requirements in Medical Certificates Peak Season section of CANCELLATIONS of the terms and conditions: Up until 15 days prior to the booked arrival date the Cancellation Fee equals the non-refundable deposit (25% for a booking that includes nights within a Peak Seasons).

For a booking that includes nights within a Peak Seasons, from 30 days prior to booked arrival date (or 15 day prior to booked arrival date with medical certificate meeting the requirements in Medical Certificates Peak Season section of CANCELLATIONS of the terms and conditions) the Cancellation Fee equals the full booking fee (unless you are transferring the balance to another stay (where transfer of the booking is allowed - details in the CANCELLATIONS Peak Season section of the terms and conditions)).

Where transfer of the booking is allowed (see CANCELLATIONS Peak Season section of the terms and conditions) the conditions for the Cancellation Fee will still apply, but be set by the new booked arrival date.

Extended stays:

Applications for extended stay must be made and paid for before 10am on the original departure date of your booking.
An extension to your stay will be dependent on availability.

 

** Inclement Weather and National Park Closure: No refunds will be given outside of our terms and conditions due to bad weather or any part of the Grampians National Park being closed.
Refunds will only be given if: (1) Public roads to the camping ground are closed by the authorities (2) Grampians Paradise is under direct threat (for example by bush fire). (3) Access to Grampians Paradise is under direct threat (for example by bush fire).

*** Transferred tariffs can only be used within a 10 month period during mid, shoulder and low seasons (subject to availability). Transferred tariffs are personal and not transferable to others (including other families or groups).

 

Blue Lake and other ponds of Redman Bluff Wetlands at Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland

DEPOSITS:

Long Weekends and all other Peak Seasons:

Full payment, including a non-refundable deposit of 25% is required to confirm a booking. 30 days prior to the booking any changes to the number of people, vehicles and length of stay must be confirmed. ****

Mid Season, Shoulder and Low Season:

A non-refundable deposit of 1 night’s fees is required to confirm a booking. The balance is required to be paid on arrival. ****

 

**** Changes to your booking by you for a booking that includes nights within a Peak Season:
Up until 30 days before your booking arrival date, changes can be made to your booking and the price will be adjusted (subject to minimum booking fees for long weekends and other peak seasons).
If you require changes to be made to your booking with in 30 days of your arrival date (including less people or shorter stay) you will still be required to pay the total indicated on the booking – there will be no refund or adjustment to less than the original booking amount.
Please let us know as soon as you know of any changes to your numbers or your stay.
If you would like to stay for longer, or add extra people or extra cars please contact us to check availability: Additional fees may apply.
Please note that if you have booked for another family or other group members (as well as yourself) and you do not let us know they are not coming before 30 days prior to your booking you will be still be required to pay their portion of the booking.
We can arrange for part payments of group bookings by each party. – For example if there are 2 families we can do a 50% payment by each family or if 3 families a one third payment, but you will need to contact us directly to make such an arrangement.

**** Changes to your booking by you for a booking that includes no nights that fall within a Peak Season:
Up until 14 days before your booking arrival date, changes can be made to your booking and the price will be adjusted (subject to minimum booking fees where they apply).
If you require changes to be made to your booking with in 14 days of your arrival date (including less people or shorter stay) you will still be required to pay the total indicated on the booking – there will be no refund or adjustment to less than the original booking amount.
Please let us know as soon as you know of any changes to your numbers or your stay.
If you would like to stay for longer, or add extra people or extra cars please contact us to check availability: Additional fees may apply.
Please note that if you have booked for another family or other group members (as well as yourself) and you do not let us know they are not coming before 14 days prior to your booking you will be still be required to pay their portion of the booking.
We can arrange for part payments of group bookings by each party. We can also arrange (if you contact us directly) for the deposit to equal one of the parties’ portions of the total of your booking.  – For example if there are 2 families we can do a 50% deposit or 3 families a one third deposit, but you will need to contact us directly to make such an arrangement.

 

The view of Redman Bluff in the morning sunrise light from Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland

FEES:

No Credit Card Surcharges on Deposits:

We do not charge a credit card surcharge on payments for deposits or for payments made in full at the time of the booking.*****

Deposits and payments made in full at the time of the booking can be made by Credit Card via the online booking facility on our web site (NOT YET AVAILABLE - Please contact us directly to make a payment).

Or:

Arrangements can also be made by contacting us directly, to pay deposits (or payments made in full at time of making your booking) by Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT), or by post using Credit Card, Cheque or Australia Post Money Order.

Or:

If you prefer, we can also take Credit Card payments over the phone.

 

Paying the Balance:

If paying the balance on arrival: (bookings other than for long weekends), the balance and any extra amounts can be paid by Cash, EFTPOS, or Credit Card.

If paying the balance before arrival we can take payment by email, post or over the phone. Payments may be made by Credit Card, Cheque, Australia Post Money Order or Electronic Funds Transfer. Payments other than by Credit Card need to be made at least 2 weeks before the arrival date.

Payment of balance amounts must be made directly with us (not though the on line booking facility).
If paying the balance by credit card the following credit card surcharge will apply:

Payment of Balance by Credit Card:

We regret that we have to pass on to our guests the cost of paying by credit card.   The following amounts will be added to the account when paying by credit card:–  Up to $80: $2.  $81 – $100: $2.50   $101 – $125 : $3.   $126 – $160: $4   $161 – $199: $4.50   $200 – $299: $5.50   $300 – $499: $7.50   $500 Plus: $12.50

We accept: Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.

 

***** Where payment is made in full, upfront on initial booking, the payment includes a non-refundable deposit amount of 25% (for peak season and long weekends bookings) or 1 nights fees (mid shoulder and low season bookings).

 

Shady grassed powered sites at Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland

EXTRAS:

Check in and Departure times:

An early check in, late check in or late departure as well as day visits can be booked (subject to availability). Please check the tariffs page for rates.

Check in –Our standard check in time for both onsite vans and sites is from 2:00pm until 8:00pm.
If you would like to check in earlier than 2:00pm you will need to arrange an Early Check In at $5.00 per person. Availability of an Early Check In is dependent on other bookings.
For arrivals after 8:00pm please contact us to make arrangements.
For arrivals after 10.00pm there is a Late Check In Fee of $5.00 per person.

Departure–The standard time for vacating your onsite van or site is 11:00am.
You are welcome to stay at Grampians Paradise later than 11:00am, but you must have vacated your site or onsite caravan by 11:00am and returned your onsite caravan keys.
If you would like to occupy your site or onsite caravan later than 11:00am you will need to arrange a Late Departure at $5.00 per person. Please note this will only be possible if there is a vacancy.

Day Visitors:

Day visitors are welcome whether visiting friend(s) staying in the camping ground, or just wanting to come and enjoy Grampians Paradise Parkland or Redman Bluff Wetlands for the day. Day Visitors need to Check In at the office and pay a Day Visitor tariff of $5.00 per person.

 

retro and vintage onsite caravans at Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland

DAMAGE, BREAKAGE AND EXTRA CLEANING:

For onsite caravan bookings we will require a security deposit (including a key deposit) of $200 for both small and large onsite caravans. ******
Any damage or breakages (other than normal wear and tear) may be charged to you.
Please make sure your onsite caravan and surrounding or site is clean and tidy.
Please make sure you pick up any rubbish (particularly lolly papers, cigarette buts, bottle lids and tent pegs).
Please make sure any ash or coals are left in a fire bowl or in a fireplace and are fully extinguished.
Please make sure no rubbish is left in a fire (particularly glass, foil, aluminium cans or nails from burnt wood).
Please do not damage the ground by lighting fires on the ground, or allow car wheels to skid.
Please note that additional cleaning or restoration time required to return your site or onsite caravan to a fit condition for the next people will be charged to you.

 

****** The security deposit will be processed on your arrival as a "Pre-Authoristation" on your credit card (puts a hold on the funds while remaining in your account - they simply become "unavailable" funds). Once you have checked out, and we have inspected the caravan(s) and found them to be in good condition, we will then let you know that all is ok and that the security deposit will be automatically released 4 to 5 business days after the Pre-Authoristation was processed. While we will endeavour to do the inspection as quickly as possible, it may take us up to a couple of days to let you know. If necessary, payment for any damages, or excessive cleaning will be deducted you credit card (we will let you know if this is to occur), and the balance released back to you.

If you don't have a credit card, cash can be left with us for the Security Deposit.
If paying the security deposit by cash, on your arrival, we will arrange a time for the post check out inspection with you. The inspection may take up to 15 minutes. You are welcome to make use of the camping ground whilst waiting for the inspection to be undertaken and completed.

 

Green grass and shady trees by our little Blue Lake at Grampians Paradise Camping and Caravan Parkland

CONDITIONS while at Grampians Paradise:

1. Parents are responsible for their children’s behaviour on the property and amenities provided. It is the parent’s responsibility to inform children of the guidelines. Children must be supervised while in the Hub (hall), and while near the Lake and the wetlands.
2. In the interests of all campers we request that all noise audible to adjoining sites cease by 11pm and we request that all campers be mindful of noise before 8am, particularly where campers on adjoining sites may be sleeping.
3. Caravans and motor homes must be fitted with a working smoke detector.
4. Guests are not permitted to bring dogs, cats and other pets to Grampians Paradise or Redman Farm (the property on which Grampians Paradise is located).
5. Guests are not permitted to have Firearms or weapons at Grampians Paradise or on Redman Farm (the property on which Grampians Paradise is located).
6. No vehicle must exceed 10 km per hour. Other than the first vehicle, you may be asked to park extra cars off site to avoid crowding. Parking on vacant sites or roadways is not permitted. If it is necessary to park a vehicle off-site, we will advise designated areas.
7. Wood fires are only permitted in fireplaces outside the summer fire season. In times when fires are permitted you must check each day with staff that fires are allowed before lighting a fire. Fires must be attended by a responsible adult while alight. Fires are to be completely extinguished and sprayed with water after use. Wood brought into the camping ground must be pre-cut and spilt, (Max length 40cm). To keep sites in good condition, we ask that you refrain from chopping wood. Please talk to Management if this causes you a problem.
Please note it is illegal to take wood from the National Park, and that our local council does not issue permits for wood collection from roadsides (no wood may be taken from road sides). We also ask that you do not forage for wood from our property as it has been left in place for habitat and food for our native birds and animals.
8. In accepting the conditions all guests, agree to report breakages as soon as possible and to pay the cost of loss or damage to equipment and facilities provided.
9. We request that lights at night are to be directed and shaded so as not to shine on adjacent sites
10. Only open weave mats are to be used on grassed areas so as not to kill the grass.

 

Responsibility: Redman Enterprises Pty Ltd reserve the right to cancel or withdraw any booking made for a person or persons or decline to accept or retain such a booking. The right is reserved to require any patron to withdraw from the property at any time if in the opinion of the Managers or their representatives, his/her acts, conduct or behaviour is offensive, detrimental or not compatible with the interests, harmony, comfort or welfare of the other patrons.

 

Camping Sites with Views of the Grampians Mountains at Grampians Paradise Campnig and Caravan Parkland