Accommodation Package Deals for 2017

Back again in 2017!  The opportunity to sleep under the stars and share stories round the campfire at The Lakes Challenge. This year you get to decide how you live the Lower Lakes Stockmans Challenge and Bush Festival. All Camping Includes Friday night Bush Dance and Saturday night Live Band.

The Jolly Swagman

Camping Packages for the whole weekend – 3 days/3 nights!

Package deals in The Jolly Swagman Campsite have you sleeping in a traditional canvas bell tent or authentic aussie swag on site for the whole weekend.  Move in on Thursday arvo and immerse yourself in 3 days of aussie heritage, thrills & skills of the stockmen and their horses, fabulous food, wine, Friday night Bush Dance and live music Saturday night.  Live the full experience as the stockmen and women of Australia have done it throughout our history.

“Swags are the furniture of the bush, and neither man nor woman ventures out without one. Slung over the pack pony, hanging from the camel, or thrown into the back of the truck, with a quart-pot dangling from the strap, they stand for house and home and life’s achievement.”  The Jolly Swagman

Just a camp site is just that!  No package deal, just a fabulous site to pitch a tent or park the RV in The Jolly Swagman Campsite.  Camping is per car and all weekend means a Thursday or Friday arrival and Sunday departure.  BYO wood for a campfire.  This is bush camping so BYO luxury if you need it!  Use the BOOK NOW button to secure your little patch of Stockman Challenge heaven.

Booking your Camping Package Deal is easy!

Whether it’s the outback experience in the Jolly Swagman Campsite simply click the BOOK NOW button.

If you have questions about any of the options you can call 0417315308 or email complex orders to

Camping & Accomodation Package Enquiry

Accomodation Packages Conditions:

  1. All camping packages have limited availability.
  2. The Jolly Swagman Campsite is on site at The Lower Lakes Stockman’s Challenge & Bush Festival.
  3. Jolly Swagman Camping Packages are for Thursday afternoon arrival – Sunday departure.
  4. Bush Basics Bell Tent and Swag hire fees include the campsite fee and Gates Passes must be purchased separately.  Single swags available.
  5. Cancellation will incur a 20% surcharge on each booking.