Brigadoon Holiday Park – North Haven, NSW

Brigadoon is a lovely park on the water with lots of activities and room for the kids to play! WHERE IS IT? Brigadoon Holiday Park is located in North Haven around 30 minutes south of Port Macquarie in New South Wales. πŸ“ 7 Eames Avenue, North Haven, NSW. CAMP FEES We stayed in mid-season and paid $75 a night for our family of 4 on a powered site.  A little on the expensive side for us but it served its purpose in terms of the location for that weekend.  It is a lovely [Read more...]

THE FERNLEIGH TRACK – Newcastle, NSW

THE FERNLEIGH TRACK The Fernleigh Track is a popular shared pathway running from Adamstown to Belmont. This 15.9km track is built along a former railway line and is a well maintained pathway making it a great spot to walk, run or cycle! There are many points along the way that you can gain access so you can choose to do as little or as much as you like! Public toilets, seats and water stations are available at different points along the pathway. The track is in a peaceful bushland area and [Read more...]

COOLAH TOPS NATIONAL PARK, New South Wales

The October Long Weekend had us exploring Coolah Tops National Park in New South Wales. Coolah Tops National Park is 30kms east of the township of Coolah and around 330kms north west of Newcastle. The last 15kms into the National Park is dirt road with a few dips in sections, however, no issues for a 4WD/van with reasonable clearance. WHERE DID WE GO? ➑ CLICK ON THE MAP TO OPEN IN GOOGLE MAPS β¬… We left home on Friday afternoon and had a quick overnight stop near Jerrys [Read more...]

THE BARRACKS CAMPING AREA – Coolah Tops National Park

THE BARRACKS CAMPING AREA is a free camp located within Coolah Tops National Park.  WHERE IS IT? Coolah Tops National Park is 30kms east of the township of Coolah and around 330kms north west of Newcastle. The last 15kms into the National Park is dirt road with a few dips in sections, no issues for a 4WD/van with reasonable clearance. CAMP FEES FREE!!! CAMPGROUND INFORMATION The Barracks is slightly more open than Coxs Creek but still has plenty of shade. βœ… Pit [Read more...]

BATTERY ROCK REST AREA – Gungal, NSW

Battery Rock Rest Area is a FREE CAMP on the Golden Highway. The rest area is fairly small however there is a turning circle down the bottom so access in and out if towing is fine. This rest area has some interesting rock formations that are millions of years old!  Even if you are not camping overnight, it's worth a quick break to view these. WHERE IS IT? Battery Rock Rest Area is between Sandy Hollow and Merriwa on the Golden Highway, around 3km west of the township of [Read more...]