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Depot Beach cabins

Murramarang National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Depot Beach cabins.

Getting there and parking

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Get directions

    The cabins are 25km north-east of Batemans Bay. Turn off the Princes Highway onto Mount Agony Road, then take the right fork onto North Durras Road.

    Park entry points

    Road quality

    • Sealed roads

    Vehicle access

    • 2WD vehicles

    Best times to visit

    There are lots of great things waiting for you in Murramarang National Park. Here are some of the highlights.

    Spring

    Spring is a great time to dust off your hiking boots and take to the park's tracks. Try the Pretty Beach to Durras Mountain walk for spectacular views of the coast and ranges.

    Summer

    There's no better time to head down the coast and catch some sunshine. With crystal clear waters for swimming and snorkelling, a beach camping trip is the ideal way to enjoy the Aussie summer.

    Winter

    Birdwatching opportunities abound at this time of year, see if you can catch the courting displays of lyrebirds in the park's rainforest areas.

    Weather, temperature and rainfall

    Summer temperature

    Average

    16°C and 25°C

    Highest recorded

    43.3°C

    Winter temperature

    Average

    7°C and 16°C

    Lowest recorded

    0°C

    Rainfall

    Wettest month

    March

    Driest month

    August

    The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

    275.3mm

    Facilities

    • Linen isn't provided, so you'll need to bring all of your own linen, including blankets and towels.
    • The cabins are fully-furnished and contain a full kitchen, bathroom and verandahs.
    • Cabins have a heater and a CD/radio player
    • Forest cabins (only) have their own television
    • There is solar power and rain water available
    • Please leave the premises clean and tidy, with cutlery and cooking utensils washed and put away or additional cleaning fees may be charged.

    Barbecue facilities

    Shared barbecues and pizza ovens are available

    Maps and downloads

    Fees and passes

    • All Parks Pass - For all parks in NSW (including Kosciuszko NP) $190 (1 year) / $335 (2 years)
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    • Multi-Park Pass - For all parks in NSW (except Kosciuszko) $65 (1 year) / $115 (2 years)
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    Safety messages

    Beach safety

    Beaches in this park are not patrolled, and can sometimes have strong rips and currents. These beach safety tips will help you and your family stay safe in the water.

    Boating safety

    If you're out on your boat fishing, waterskiing or just cruising the waterways, the safety of you and your passengers is paramount.

    Fishing safety

    Fishing from a boat, the beach or by the river is a popular activity for many national park visitors. If you’re planning a day out fishing, check out these fishing safety tips.

    Mobile safety

    Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park.

    Accessibility

    Disability access level - medium

    Two of the cabins are accessible via ramps and have wide doors, lowered kitchen facilities, wheelchair-friendly toilets and showers. To get the beach, you’ll need to travel a short distance on a bitumen, then gravel, road to a grassed area on the beach. This can be negotiated with assistance.

    Prohibited

    Pets

    Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the OEH pets in parks policy for more information.

    Smoking

    NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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    Park info

    The aqua blue water of Depot Beach. Photo:John Yurasek