Luxury under the stars at Mt Buffalo
MELBOURNE glamping company Under Sky will be offering exclusive luxury camping at the picturesque Lake Catani campground at Mt Buffalo over the coming months.
From October 2 until December 17, Under Sky at The Mountain will be pitching 10 premium canvas bell tents on the campsite, fully equipped with a queen size bed (with proper mattress), plush flooring rugs, interior furnishings, linen and towels.
Individual gas cookers, cooking pots and cutlery are included, so that guests can prepare their own gourmet camp meals.
Under Sky will also be offering breakfast and lunch packs with local produce.
In March, Parks Victoria invited glamping companies to submit an application to bring their unique accom- modation to Mt Buffalo.
With Under Sky at The Mountain awarded the trail it will be the second ‘popup’ glamping experience for the company.
They did a successful six weeks activation at the Mount Zero olive grove in the Grampians in March last year.
Under Sky founder Stephanie Francis said the company was thrilled to be setting up camp at one of Victoria’s most popular locations.
“We’ve loved camping at Mt Buffalo ourselves over the years, and look forward to opening up the beautiful park to a new audience of people who like to camp in style,” she said.
“For an unforgettable first-of-its-kind luxury camping and outdoor adventure Under Sky at The Mountain is a must do experience for people and their friends for a limited time only.”
Parks Victoria chief operating officer Simon Talbot said more and more people were looking for naturebased experiences across the state.
“We’re excited to offer this trial opportunity and look forward to hearing from innovative businesses who share Parks Victoria’s commitment to connecting people with parks,” he said.
Under Sky is offering a locals only discount for its opening weekend, with limited places available.
To be in the running enter ‘local’ at the checkout to receive 40 per cent off the price of a weekend’s accommodation for October 5 and 6.
For more information or to make a booking go to https://under-sky.lodgify.com.
FULLY EQUIPPED: Ten premium canvas bell tents like this one will be erected at Mt Buffalo’s Lake Catani for a glamping trial beginning at the start of October.