Ponto Falls Reserve (near Dubbo) NSW

Ponto Falls Reserve is a truly beautiful free camp on the Macquarie River with ample space to spread out and plenty of water in the river for swimming or kayaking. We stayed for a night over the October Long Weekend and although there were quite a few campers, there was still plenty of space and no one was camped on top of each other. Through the week, it would be magic!! WHERE IS IT? 📍Ponto Falls Road, Maryvale NSW (40 mins south of Dubbo) CAMP FEES FREE!!! **fees current at the time of [Read more...]

Bakers Shaft Reserve via Burnt Yards NSW

Bakers Shaft Reserve is a beautiful free camp on the Belubula River in the Central West Region of New South Wales. WHERE IS IT? 📍Junction Park Road, Burnt Yards NSW This campground is between Bathurst and Cowra. It is 15km off the Mid Western Highway with the last 5km being dirt road. ❗️Be sure to take Burnt Yards Road otherwise you’ll end up at a locked gate! CAMP FEES FREE!!! **fees current at the time of this post CAMPGROUND INFORMATION This bush campground has two parts, one as you [Read more...]

ABERCROMBIE CAVES | Abercrombie River NSW

ABERCROMBIE CAVES is located within Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve and is an impressive limestone cave system. The entrance archway is the largest in the Southern Hemisphere. In the 1850s the Archway became a meeting place for gold miners due to the shelter it provided. In the 1880s a dance floor (see picture below) was built and is still in its original condition and today used for musical services and church services! WHERE IS IT? Abercrombie Caves is 70kms south of Bathurst [Read more...]

Glen Davis Campground | NSW

In the late 1930's Glen Davis was in the centre of the Shale Oil Industry, now it is somewhat of a ghost town.  The Capertee Valley is definitely worth a visit with its stunning scenery provided by towering sandstone cliffs in every direction you look. Glen Davis Campground is in the centre of town and as it is not within Wollemi National Park, dogs are allowed.   WHERE IS IT? Crown Crescent, Glen Davis NSW CAMP FEES Donation Box. **fees current at the time of this [Read more...]

Bylong Community Sports Ground | Bylong NSW

The small township of Bylong has a great low cost campground available to travellers. We just stopped in for a quick travel break on our way to Glen Davis, however, we wouldn't hesitate to stay here on a future trip. WHERE IS IT? Bylong Valley Way, Bylong NSW CAMP FEES $10 donation - pay at General Store across the road. **fees current at the time of this post CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Large flat grassy area with amenities and a playground to keep the kids happy! Check out the listing [Read more...]