Cooinda – Bunks, Tents & Events nature’s happy place

Experience the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula by booking your next camp or catered event at Cooinda – Bunks, Tents & Events.

For over 85 years, Open Camps has been offering all-season camping and event experiences to the community.


Summer – a perfect time for aquatic and coastal exploration.

Winter – enjoy the beauty of the South Coast by day and unwind in front of your own campfire at night.

Spring and Autumn – changing seasons, with endless possibilities.


Cooinda is an ideal and cost-effective group camping experience for schools, charities, religious and community organisations.
It is also a perfect location for events and celebrations.


  • Located just over one hour’s drive from the Adelaide CBD
  • In beautiful Victor Harbor, a perfect base to experience all the Fleurieu has to offer
  • A unique boardwalk experience through native, natural scrublands
  • Stunning coastal views
  • First-class catering menu prepared by our expert chef and catering team
  • A short walk to the coast and beach


Booking with Open Camps ensures you have full control over your preferred activity provider – the choice is completely yours.


Looking for a unique group camping experience?
Choose Bunks or Tents.


Seeking a prime location for your wedding, celebration or conference at a fraction of the cost?
Choose Events.


Your experience is up to you!

Cooinda Bunks – Bunkhouse-style Camp

Cooinda Bunks provides a fully-catered, authentic camp experience in bunkhouse-style group accommodation.


Accommodating small to large groups of up to 150 campers, our spacious bunkhouses are furnished with modern, full-size bunks, separated into two main and two additional rooms. This layout makes it simple to separate male and female campers for privacy reasons.


As well as being an excellent base from which to experience popular nearby tourist attractions, the campground has a range of indoor and outdoor areas for all your on-site activities:

  • Large main hall perfect for group activities – we happily supply all your AV equipment
  • Enclosed verandah dining area (with a heater for winter months!)
  • Large grassed oval
  • Boardwalk through native scrublands
  • Basketball/half-tennis court
  • Sand volleyball court with floodlighting
  • Recreation room with projector and activities/games to suit all ages
  • Bonfire pit


The camp is large enough to allow you to run several team activities; your group will never be at the mercy of the weather.


For more information, call us on 1300 445 910 or send an enquiry.

Cooinda Tents – Minimal Impact Camping

Welcome to the new Cooinda Tents Campground – available to you on an exclusive basis (not shared with other guests). The Campground is designed for minimal impact camping and is available on a self-cater or self-cook (meals prepared) basis.


All guests are required to bring their own camping equipment and if self-catered, this includes cooking equipment that is compliant with recognised Fire Danger Ratings that may be applicable.


Self cook catering packs can be provided (at cost) to the group and include access to BBQ and other equipment.


All groups will be provided access to toilet facilities on a 1 to 10 basis, with showers on a 1 to 13 basis. Open Camps will provide these facilities direct to site.


  • Exclusive and private Minimal Impact Camping site at Victor Harbor
  • Large grassed areas for tents in rustic bushland setting
  • Sea views across South Coast and Granite Island
  • Basecamp hub with small kitchenette, bathroom, 5 bunks (10 beds) and meeting area


For more information, call us on 1300 445 910 or send an enquiry.

Cooinda Events – A Natural Venue

Cooinda Events, our natural space available for your own special occasion.

Birthdays, engagements, weddings, reunions, conferences or any celebration, enhanced by our spectacular surrounds. Our events space is fully catered for groups of up to 250 people.


Cooinda Events Features:

  • Choice of catering packages
  • Hall Hire and access to general facilities (Recreation/Kids Room, Board Walk, Oval, Outdoor Area and Balcony)
  • Professional Staff
  • Tea and Coffee Station
  • Gift Table
  • Festoon Lighting in Hall and Balcony
  • All Crockery, Cutlery and Glassware
  • In-House Audio Visual Equipment
  • If Served Buffet – White Clothed Tables and Napkins with White Covered Chairs
  • If Finger Food – Cocktail Tables with White Cloths and Bar Stools
  • BYO Alcohol (not for sale unless liquor licence held)
  • Access to site prior for decoration set up
  • Large Capacity Space Heaters plus open fires/bonfire pit in winter and dual commercial mobile evaporative air conditioners in summer


We also offer discounted bunkhouse accommodation for guests staying overnight at $25 per person. A minimum $500 bunkhouse fee applies.


For more information, call us on 1300 445 910 or send a contact enquiry.

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Cooinda Bunks

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Cooinda Events


We are serious about food. 


With a desire to adopt a healthy attitude towards everyday food selection, our expert catering team take a holistic approach to menu design, food preparation and service delivery.


We serve dishes that are wholesome, tasty and full of variety.


Our fresh produce really is ‘fresh’, and our food is handmade and cooked on site, so our flavour is better.


We offer a menu to suit all dietary requirements including Gluten Free, Vegetarian or Vegan to suit the individual needs of your group.

Booking Enquiry

For Bunks or Tents – Phone the office on 1300 445 910 or send a booking enquiry.


For Events – Phone the office on 1300 445 910 or send a contact enquiry.