CURRAWONG CAMPING AREA – Chichester State Forest NSW

Currawong Camping Area is one of four campsites in this part of Chichester State Forest.

The campgrounds in Chichester State Forest have a lush rain forest feel. They are mostly flat, grassy open areas and have access to the river. And… they are all FREE!!

WHERE IS IT?

📍 Chichester State Forest NSW
Middle Ridge Road, Upper Karuah River

Chichester State Forest is well signposted from Dungog. If you get to the dam, you have gone too far!  From Dungog it is around 25kms to Currawong Camping Area with 9kms of dirt road.

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CAMP FEES

FREE!!

CAMPGROUND INFORMATION

Currawong is signposted 4WD only as there is a river crossing. It is a hard rocky base and wasn’t very deep when we were there – weather dependent though so be cautious!

 FREE
 Pit Toilets
 Shade
 Campfires allowed 
 Pet friendly – leash at all times
 Rubbish Bins 
🚫 No water or power
🚫 No phone service

Access to Currawong is through Telegherry Camping Area

Telegherry Camping Area

River Crossing

Here’s a short video of the camping area!

Check out the listing on WikiCamps!

There are 3 other campgrounds in the area.  Click on the links below to view these.

▶️ Telegherry Camping Area
▶️ Frying Pan Camping Area 
▶️ Coachwood Camping Area

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