Bowmans Crossing FREE CAMP – Upper Hunter, NSW

Bowmans Crossing FREE CAMP is a good option for the night if you are passing through the Upper Hunter region.  You need to be fully self sufficient to camp here as there are no facilities. WHERE IS IT? 10kms west of Jerrys Plains on the Golden Highway (NSW). Right hand side of road before crossing the river (Bowmans Crossing Bridge) when heading west. CAMP FEES FREE!!! CAMPGROUND INFORMATION ▶️ Large grassed area  ▶️ No facilities  ▶️ River access This camping [Read more...]

COXS CREEK CAMPING AREA – Coolah Tops National Park

COXS CREEK 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 Coxs Creek is a shady campground with campsites dotted throughout the trees. The old Coxs Creek Sawmill site is [Read more...]

Boomi River Picnic Area – Mungindi, NSW

Boomi River Picnic Area is a large free camp beside the river, just south of Mungindi. There is a flat area beside the road, however, if you follow the dirt road down to the river there is a huge area around 300 metres off the road that is perfect for camping! WHERE IS IT? 10kms south of Mungindi, just below the NSW/QLD border. CAMP FEES FREE!! CAMPGROUND INFORMATION No facilities (there is a portaloo but we didn't use it so can't comment on this...) Large camping area, [Read more...]

Bendemeer Camping Ground – NSW

BENDEMEER CAMPING GROUND is a great low cost option between Tamworth and Armidale on the New England Highway. WHERE IS IT? Bendemeer is around 40 kms north of Tamworth in New South Wales. CAMP FEES $5.00 per vehicle per night.  There is an honesty box as you drive into the camping ground. **fee current at the time of this post CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Maximum stay is 24 hours.   Large flat camping area.   Toilets.   Fires [Read more...]

CAMP AT OLD BARA, Mudgee NSW

WHERE IS IT? "Old Bara", 631 Bara Road, Bara (near Mudgee) NSW. Old Bara is around 25 minutes to the east of Mudgee and is a working cattle property. CAMP FEES Each site is $30.00 per night per caravan/tent.   **fee current at the time of this post CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Old Bara has private campsites, just like the one we were on, scattered all over their property. If you are not fully self contained there are sites closer to the pit toilets.  Otherwise, like us, you [Read more...]