The first thing Angela Hocking noticed as she walked towards the normally pristine Dandos campground in The Otways was the stench.
- Campers left piles of rubbish behind after visiting a south-west Victoria forest this Easter holidays
- Neighbouring farmers are outraged and say they’re worried about environmental impacts
- Authorities say they spend six hours daily picking up rubbish from tourist hotspots
The rubbish strewn along the path warned the farmer that something was amiss — but nothing could have prepared her for what sat waiting.
“You get there and it just hit you in the face,” Ms Hocking said.
Ms Hocking runs a cattle farm with her husband across the road from the campsite in…