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Download the 12 Apostles Food Artisan Trail – Map and plan a day trip.

There are many activities and things to do at Lake Purrumbete, Camperdown and around the Region

Lakes and Craters District

Lake Purrumbete Cottages is located within the Lakes and Craters District and as well as being one of the best all year round fishing lakes, has many other things to see or do around Camperdown. And if you fancy a day trip you are within easy reach of the Great Ocean Road and the 12 Apostles.

You can climb a volcano, or just take a stroll down to Hose’s rocks and relax in the tranquil beauty of Lake Purrumbete.

There is also handy access to local events like the Mount Leura Hill Climb, the Lakes and Craters Horse riding events, Camperdown Show, Camperdown races and many other events.

Explore Camperdown, Cobden, Noorat, Terang 

There are many activities and things to around Lake Purrumbete, Camperdown and the Lakes and Craters District.

You can walk, visit local markets and even climb a Volcano.

Local Markets

Camperdown Sunday Market • 1st Sunday each Month

Terang Saturday Market • 1st Saturday each Month

Simpson, Derrinallum, Cobden and many more markets.


Camperdown, Cobden, Terang


Cobden Buggy Museum

Cobden Miniature Railway


Climb Mt Leura, Mt Sugarloaf, Mt Noorat, Mt Elephant –  discover more about the Mt Leura reserve facilities, walking trails etc, and get a map for the four peak challenge at

Find out more about local history by visiting our Heritage Centre –  The Heritage Centre is open to visitors on Tuesdays & on the 1st Sunday of every month, from 10am-3pm. Free entry, donations appreciated. Visit:

Camperdown Show – October – Camperdown Showgrounds. Visit:

Camperdown Races – January

Water Ski Racing – Bullen Merri Horse Shows