Lord Somers Camp

Wheelchair accessible tourist accommodation. This is a camp that can sleep in excess of 180 people. It is set near a beach in light bushland. There are level areas around the camp. People can self cater or catering can be offered. There are no food outlets in the near vicinity. Please ring direct for information. 1.25 hours south east of Central Melbourne.

Contact name: 
Ian Gibson
Executive Officer
Phone 1: 
(03) 9510 7066
(03) 9529 7352
Postal Address: 
Parklands Avenue
Mornington Peninsula
Accommodation details
Room facilities: 
Heaters, self catering
Laundry, parking
From $18 with discount for large groups and longer stays
Access facilities: 
Fourteen two bedroom units. Front door entry to reception area no accessible. Wheelchair accessible parking (min width 3200mm with 2500mm height clearance). Level access from carpark to unit, clear door space of 800mm (870mm wide door), sliding door is easily opened from seated position (handle 900-1100mm), clear space inside room at doorway to manoeuvre wheelchair. Space in room/unit between furniture to turn wheelchair (min 2070mm x 1540mm). Space alongside bed for transfer (min 800mm), bed and other furniture cannot be moved to provide 2070mm x 1540mm along one side of bed. Height of main bed 400mm, 300mm space under bed, bed cannot be raised. Coathanging space not within reach from seated position. Tea making facilities within reach from seated position (table or bench 750-850mm). Audible and visual fire alarm. Bathroom/toilet door easy to open with one hand, min door space of 800mm, lip or step between bedroom and bathroom greater than 5mm, space to manoeuvre a wheelchair (min 2500mm x 1900mm), space beside toilet for transfer 950mm, grab rail beside and behind toilet at 800-810mm, facilities useable from a seated position, switches and power points 900-1100mm, mirror no useable from seated position, knee space under handbasin (at least 680mm to floor) without a cupboard or other object, standard taps. Shower recess is level and free of hobs, steps or sliding door tracks, clear entrance into the shower of at least 800mm, shower recess wide enough to manoeuvre chair (min 1100mm x 1160mm in shower) plus a minimum 1400mm x 1400mm space outside shower, fold down shower seat, grab rails in the shower between 800-810mm, hand held shower nozzle within reach from a seated position, standard taps between 900-1000mm.
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