The Big Camp In: Home or Away

Dads in Victoria, join us and make lasting memories with your kids at home or away. No tent, no worries.


Not in Victoria? You can still register and receive our camping-themed Official Activity Program with 20 fun and easy activities to host your very own Big Camp In: Home or Away!

Make your own lounge room fort or backyard campsite with the kids. Get involved with other dads and kids at your local school or club. It’s all about spending quality time together and making memories.

There are heaps of activities with great prizes to be won for families and schools so register today and join us between Friday 18th October – Sunday 20th October.

Our Official Activity Program includes 20 camping-themed activities designed for kids aged 2-12 so you can choose the ones that best suit your family. There’ll be one compulsory activity for everyone to complete and most activities don’t require any special equipment or materials – just things you’ll find around the house.

Your entry fee will support the introduction of The Fathering Project’s ‘Dads Group’ program into 100 Victorian primary schools by the end of 2020.


Suggest a new Dads Group and save

Suggest a new Dads Group in Victoria before 31st October 2019 and enter the draw to save your joining fee, worth $400.

PLUS the nominated Dads Group Leader will receive a family pass to O’Brien Icehouse for 2x adults and 2x children including skate hire (leader must be registered for The Big Camp In). Conditions apply.

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Prizes to Win and Competition Entry

Prizes to Win!

Major Family Prize – Kathmandu 3-Person Tent, value $399
Complete the entry form below to be in the running to win.*

  • Complete and photograph at least 3 official activities, including the compulsory ‘Dad Date’ activity.
  • Complete the entry form and submit your photos below before 11 November.
  • One eligible winner from Victoria will be selected at random and notified in November.
  • Conditions apply. *Eligible winner must reside in Victoria.
  • One entry per family.