GULGONG SHOWGROUND, NSW

We've stayed at the Gulgong Showground a couple of times now on our way back to the coast and it's a great spot to pull up for the night! There is power and water available and most camp up the top near the amenities.  We, however, like to get away from the caravan park style sites and the caretaker is fantastic and allows you to choose your own unpowered site and there's ample space to park! WHERE IS IT? Gulgong is around 300km from Newcastle via the Golden Highway. The Showground [Read more...]

MYALL RIVER CAMP – Hawks Nest, NSW

Myall River Camp is a spacious campground situated on the Myall River.  The sites are grassy and if you are lucky enough you may even snag a riverfront spot. This campground is an ideal place for swimming, boating, kayaking and fishing. There is a boat ramp and a shallow beach area for the kids to safely swim. WHERE IS IT? Myall River Camp is around 85kms north of Newcastle and a short 5 minutes from the township of Hawks Nest in NSW. CAMP FEES $25 per [Read more...]

Camp on Allyn – East Gresford

CAMP ON ALLYN - EAST GRESFORD We recently spent three nights at CAMP ON ALLYN - EAST GRESFORD in the Hunter Region of NSW.  Camp on Allyn sits on the Allyn River and is a peaceful country location to take the family for the weekend. The Owners, Tom and Robyn, have only recently opened this campground on their working cattle property.  WHERE IS IT? Camp on Allyn is located on Gresford Road, East Gresford, around 70kms north west of Newcastle. CAMP [Read more...]

Jerrys Plains Recreational Reserve **FREE CAMP**

Jerrys Plains Recreational Reserve is a great FREE campground just off the highway! WHERE IS IT? Jerrys Plains is a small town located between Singleton and Merriwa on the Golden Highway in NSW.  The Recreational Reserve is on Wambo Street. CAMP FEES FREE!!! CAMPGROUND INFO Large grassed area Suitable for tents through to big rigs Toilets Water available No power  Playground BBQs Dog friendly  Rubbish bins  Tennis [Read more...]

WHITE CLIFFS – OUTBACK NSW

WHITE CLIFFS… an intriguing little outback town! You will find White Cliffs around 70km north of Wilcannia and 270km northeast of Broken Hill in Outback NSW. White Cliffs is renowned for its opal mining and fascinating underground houses.  The houses are a sight to see, well you don’t actually see much and I guess that is the amazing part… Most you only see a front door in the side of a hill or air vents popping out of the ground and that's pretty much it!!   With [Read more...]