Victor Harbor Schoolies

Victor Harbor SchooliesVictor Harbor is the traditional heartland of South Australian schoolies who gather year after year to celebrate the Schoolies Festival.

Victor Harbor is action-packed during the Schoolies period. Those who have just finished High School finally get to let loose and enjoy the music, beach and the Schoolies vibe.

Victor Harbor SchooliesBeing only a short drive from Adelaide, thousands of Schoolies make the commute and check into the official Schoolies accommodation and access the Schoolies parties and events.

The event is well-run and professionally coordinated and has a history of awesome feedback.

If you need additional assistance with any booking, or have a special request, simply contact us via phone 1300 49 59 69 (extended office hours) or email us at schoolies@surething.com.au

Victor Harbor is on the South Australian coast 1 hour drive south of Adelaide.
Victor Harbor Map

Schoolies 2017
24 Nov – 27 Nov 2017

Schoolies 2018
23 Nov – 26 Nov 2018

Schoolies aged 16 to 18 who are completing year 12 on the year of travel may attend. If you have left school early (eg Year 10) for work or TAFE and you are in this age group then you may also attend. If you are closely connected with the Schoolies group (eg) sibling, boyfriend, girlfriend, and you are of similar age, then you may also book with the group. The Schoolies accommodation and activities are accessible to all Schoolies 18+ as well as under 18.

Schoolies Accommodation
The Schoolies Hotel must be booked through Sure Thing Schoolies
Official Schoolies Hotel
Name: Grosvenor Hotel
Address: 40 Ocean St, Victor Harbor SA 5211
Meals (included):
Saturday Breakfast, Sunday Breakfast, Monday Breakfast
Proximity
Beach 50m (Beachfront)
Rooming
1 to 11 people per room.
Larger groups can have multiple rooms side by side.
Bedding
Single beds and some Queen beds and Bunk beds.
You will not have to share your room with other people you do not know. Each group gets private rooming.
Bathrooms
Clean and Well-Maintained Shared Shower and Bathroom facilities.
Facilities
On-Site Bar
On-Site Restaurant
On-Site Beer Garden
Free Parking for Guests
Close Access to Beach


Official Schoolies Hotel:
Name: Victor Harbor City Inn
Address: 51 Ocean Street Victor Harbor

Proximity
Beach: 50m (Beachfront)

Rooming
There are 15 rooms in total. There is also potential to add matresses to some of the rooms if there were extra guests.
10 @ Queen Single Rooms (3 pax) 1 Queen Bed + 1 Single Bed
3 @ Queen Double Rooms (4 pax) 2 Queen Beds
2 @ Family Units (5 pax) 1 Queen Bed + 1 Single Bed + 1 Bunk Bed

Bedding
Single beds and some Queen beds and Bunk beds. You will not have to share your room with other people you do not know. Each group gets private rooming.

Bathrooms
Each room has clean and Well-Maintained Shower and Bathroom facilities.

Facilities
Victor Harbor City Inn has freshly renovated rooms and facilities. There is Free parking onsite, Free WiFi, air-conditioning, heating, tea and coffee making, refrigerators, private ensuites for every room, all linen that you require, that is serviced daily, and there are even breakfast rooms with microwaves, toasters, crockery, cutlery, table and chairs and a guest laundry section, and these are available 24 hours a day.


Name: Ocean Crest Motel
Address: 117 Mentone Rd, Hayborough SA 5211

Proximity
Beach: 200m (Beachfront)

Rooming
There are 10 rooms in total. 37 Schoolies in total.
4 @ Family Rooms – (6 pax) (1 queen bed, 4 x single beds)
1 @ Triple Room – (3 pax) (1 queen bed, 1 x single bed)
5 @ Queen Rooms – (2 pax) (1 queen bed)

Bedding
Single beds and some Queen beds and Single beds. You will not have to share your room with other people you do not know. Each group gets private rooming.

Bathrooms
Each room has clean and Well-Maintained Shower and Bathroom facilities.

Facilities
Ocean Crest Motel has spectacular onsite facilities and it’s by far the best Schoolies location as it is right near the beach and everything else you need is close by. Each room is air-conditioned, has a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, a microwave, an electric kettle and a private bathroom. There is an outdoor BBQ, a swimming pool, Free Wi-Fi, a licensed on-site café and restaurant, and all the other things to make it feel like a home away from home.


Name: Goolwa Camping and Tourist Park
Address: 40 Kessell Rd, Goolwa

Proximity
Beach: 10-minute walk (Beachfront)

Rooming
There is a 200 person capacity for bookings. Even though the actual capacity is about 400.
62 @ Powered Camping Site (4-6 Pax)
4 @ Standard Cabin Max (4 Pax) (1 Double Bed + 1 Foldout Futon)
4 @ Villa Max (5 Pax) (2 Double Beds + 1 Dropdown Bunk)
4 @ Family Villa (6 Pax) (1 Double Bed + 2 Sets of Bunks)
1 @ Mobility Impaired Cabin (6 pax) (1 Double Bed + 2 Sets of Bunks)

Bedding
Double beds and Bunks. You will not have to share your room with other people you do not know. Each group gets private rooming.

Bathrooms
Each room has clean and Well-Maintained Shower and Bathroom facilities

The Schoolies Festival is well known as an Awesome Schoolies Party. Additionally, there is a great Schoolies vibe at the Schoolies accommodation that can be enjoyed every evening for all Schoolies regardless of age. Staying at the Schoolies accommodation is a huge advantage for those who are under 18 as it gives you an extra venue to enjoy and celebrate your Schoolies week.

Extra Activities
(Costs involved)

  • Mini golf
  • Snorkelling
  • Diving
  • Kangaroo Island
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Canoeing
  • Windsurfing
  • Surf Lessons
  • Fishing
  • Golf course

For Schoolies images click: www.victorharbourschoolies.com.au/gallery/

Official Victor Harbor Schoolies Videos

Measures are in place to make it as safe as possible for Schoolies. Sure Thing Schoolies has a 100% Safety record in all 11 years that it has been running Schoolies events. There are regular security patrols. Victor Harbor is a safe and friendly destination, especially at this Schoolies accommodation. Part of enjoying Schoolies celebrations is staying safe and healthy.

  • 3 Nights Accommodation at the Schoolies Accommodation
  • Access to on-site Schoolies activities and facilities at Schoolies accommodation
  • Sure Thing Schoolies Registration and wristband
  • Meals included (based on Schoolies accommodation selected)

All prices are PER PERSON and in $AUD. No extra to pay in Taxes.
Grosvenor Hotel

SCHOOLIES (see dates above) Number of people in the group Per Person
3 Night Stay with Daily Breakfast All Rooming $390

Deposit: $110 per person at time of booking
Balance: Remaining amount due on 1st of August of year of travel
Bond: $100 Bond per person

Stage 1
Upon payment of deposit, group members must register on an online form:

  • Full name as per I.D. or passport
  • Mobile number
  • Personal email address

Stage 2
On 10th of August of the year of travel, group members must register on an online form:

  • Address
  • Home Number
  • Date of Birth
  • High School Name and Suburb
  • Portrait photo

Travel Documents including Check-in vouchers are sent by email approximately 28 days before departure.

Payments are non-refundable. Changes are allowed in certain circumstances, see terms and conditions for details

Thousands, and growing. New bookings are made daily.

The Official Schoolies activities will be held at the Schoolies Festival. There is also great Schoolies vibe at the Schoolies accommodation that can be enjoyed every evening for all Schoolies regardless of age. Staying at the Schoolies accommodation is a huge advantage for those who are under 18 as it gives them anextra venue to enjoy and celebrate their Schoolies trip. The location is also perfect for them, right at the beach.

Yes. We understand that you want Freedom at Schoolies. You have the freedom to explore the beautiful Victor Harbor area and experience the local culture. You can go shopping, do tours and activities as you wish.

The group will get their room allocation, however we don’t select the guest’s configurations within their own group, they can decide amongst themselves on arrival.

No. You don’t have this restriction at Sure Thing Schoolies accommodation

It can be purchased and consumed by those who are 18+, but please consume it legally and responsibly

Enjoy the amazing food available in Victor Harbor. It’s best to get your food on-site so you can eat with all your mates. Some meals may even be included in your Schoolies booking – which is a bonus!

Yes. You are very likely to find multiple options for your dietary requirement, ensure you make your requests.

Being in SA, Victor Harbor is in the ACST time zone (+9:30hrs)

This is the highest level of accreditation available to Australian Travel Agents and Tour Operators. Only the best of the best have this qualification. Sure Thing Schoolies is honoured to have ATAS accreditation. Sure Thing is the only Schoolies company that is ATAS accredited – ensuring you reliability, credibility, professionalism and an absolutely awesome Schoolies week.

Yes, there are ATMs available within walking distance.

Check in starts from 2pm onwards. If you get there before 2pm you may be able to leave your bags at reception whilst you explore the area. There may be many people checking in at once, so keep in mind that you may not be able to check in at exactly 2pm. The whole group should check in together all at once. As for Check out, you must vacate your room completely by no later than 10am on the day of departure.

Yes, these 2 hotels rated as the Top Schoolies accommodation In Victor Harbor. This is mainly due to the perfect location (right at the beach and in the centre of the action) as well as the Schoolies vibe and exclusivity.

Just like the hottest concert tickets… The schoolies hotel rooms get snapped up nice and early, the earlier you book, the better it is for you. To get things rolling, contact schoolies@surething.com.au and let them know how many people are in your group. From there, they will send you an itinerary of the best available rooms and will give you details on how you can make them yours!

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