Candlebark farm is an accredited campsite nestled on 100 acres of the treed foothills overlooking the beautiful Yarra Valley near Healesville. Just 65 km east of Melbourne, it is an easy hours drive from the city's centre. We provide a range of facilities and outdoor experiences which help to develop confidence and a caring, supportive attitude among campers that can contribute to important lifeskills. They also enable campers to see their leaders in a different light which can help to develop and improve relationships.
STOP PRESS: Our 16 ensuite bunkrooms now have air-conditioning, controlled to make your sleep comfortable (not on all the time). Our 30 kWh solar panels help offset our carbon footprint.
Accommodation Details: Ensuites, Heating, Cooling
Catering Details: Both Full and Self Catering Available
Attractions Nearby: Healesville Sanctuary, Coranderrk Aboriginal Cemetery, Badger Weir Park, Hedge End Maze, Maroondah Dam. Yarra Valley Winery Tours, Yarra Valley Tourist Railway, The Big Bouquet. Further afield; Lake Mountain, Marysville, Puffing Billy
"...Camps have been shown to reduce anxiety, increase connection to school, increase connection to peers and increase efficacy, all strong markers of good mental health..."