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Mulligans campground

Gibraltar Range National Park

Overview

A popular starting point for the Gibraltar-Washpool World Heritage walk, Mulligans campground has an idyllic creek for swimming and lush picnic spots with barbecues.

Accommodation Details
Number of campsites 15
Camping type Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle
Facilities Amenities block, picnic tables, barbecue facilities, showers, toilets
Please note
  • This is a remote campground, so please make sure you arrive well-prepared.
  • Sites are not powered.
Price

$6 per night per adult (16 years+). $3.50 per night per child (5-15 years). Infants free (0-4 years).

Entry fees Park entry fees apply
Bookings

Bookings are not available for this campground.

Just a short drive from Gibraltar House, Mulligans campground is a tranquil camping and picnic area near the forested haven of Little Dandahra Creek. Basic facilities make this a good spot for families looking for a weekend getaway, or adventure travellers looking for a jumping-off point for the extended Gibraltar-Washpool World Heritage walk.

Bring the binoculars for a spot of bird watching, or escape the summer heat with a cool dip down at the creek edge. Barbecues make this a great picnic spot for a Sunday rest, too, with lots of grass to accommodate everyone.

The area is named after Bill Mulligan, an early entrepreneur who promoted a hydro-electric scheme in the early 1900s. You can still glimpse Mulligan’s hut and the remains of two historic weirs as you relax by the water’s edge.

Like Gibraltar House, this is a perfect spot to delve into other national parks and reserves in the area, including Butterleaf, Mann River, Nymboida and Capoompeta.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Edward River canoe and kayak trail, Murray Valley National Park. Photo: David Finnegan.

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Mountain pygmy possum (Burramys parvus). Photo: Cate Aitken

Operated by

  • Glen Innes
  • 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
  • (02) 6739 0700
  • (02) 6739 0750
  • 68 Church Street, Glen Innes NSW

Park info

  • in Gibraltar Range National Park in the North Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Gibraltar Range National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather, road damage, or high fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day. The park uses a self-registration fee collection system. Please bring the correct change and display your receipt.

    Buy an annual pass.
    • Glen Innes
      (02) 6739 0700
      Contact hours: 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
    • 68 Church Street, Glen Innes NSW
    • Fax: (02) 6739 0750
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Mulligans Camping Area, Gibraltar Range National Park. Photo: seenaustralia.com.au