You are invited to join us for a weekend away with other Brainwave families at UC Camping Grantville Lodge.
Located in a picturesque setting, surrounded by bushland and farm pastures, with panoramic views of Westernport Bay, the camp has a rustic charm. With disability-friendly accommodation, Grantville Lodge has extensive grounds and a variety of exciting activities including canoeing, flying fox, archery, farm animals, family games and more.
Please join Brainwave for this family-fun experience amongst friends, on a weekend filled with adventure and discovery.
Grantville Lodge is located approx. 1hr 20 minutes’ drive from Melbourne’s CBD, via M1, (in the direction of Phillip Island).
Car parking is available on site.
Friday 18 October - 4pm
Sunday 20 October - 2pm
Families are accommodated in bunk style cabins. Each cabin contains bunk beds and an en-suite. BYO all bedding requirements (for single mattresses) – bed sheets, doona/warm sleeping bag (and blanket) and pillowcase. Pillows are provided or you can bring your own.
What to expect
Upon arrival you will be greeted by friendly Brainwave staff and volunteers who will help settle you in to camp. Following dinner, we will come together for group activities to help us get to know each other better. Throughout the weekend get ready to spend time on the water, learn archery, feel exhilarated on the flying fox, pat and feed the farm animals…and much more. There will also be many opportunities to relax and share quality time with other families throughout the weekend. On Saturday night, enjoy a special show and on Sunday, finish off with farewells and hugs to old friends and new. Please join us for this memorable ride!
Dietary requirements are catered for. Fridges to store medications available.
The activity program requires that children who cannot fit into the mandatory equipment will not be allowed to take part.
Brainwave will be joined by corporate and community volunteers to ensure families are well supported throughout the weekend.
Places are strictly limited. Please complete your registration details here. This registration form is an ‘expression of interest’. Families who do not secure a place will be waitlisted and notified as cancellations occur. Families selected will be notified during the week of Monday 16 September.
For more information and directions: https://www.uccamping.org.au/grantville-lodge/