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Ogma Gap campground

Warrumbungle National Park


The rustic Ogma Gap campground offers walking, scenic views, and stargazing in the remote Warrumbungle National Park in outback NSW, near Coonabarabran.

Accommodation Details
Camping type Tent, Remote/backpack camping
Please note
  • There are no marked sites
  • Water is not available at this campground so you'll need to bring your own supply for drinking and cooking. You can carry water in from Balor Hut, or from the beginning of the walk.
  • This is a remote campground, please arrive well prepared. If you’re bushwalking it’s a good idea to bring a topographic map and compass, or a GPS.
  • This campground is suitable for groups
  • Campers need to register their location at Warrumbungle National Park Visitor Centre on (02) 6825 4364
  • This campground is within the Dark Sky Park boundary. Please see our guide for suitable camping lights and use in this park, available at the visitor centre.
Price Free.
Entry fees Park entry fees apply
Bookings Bookings are not required for this campground.

This rustic walk-in campground provides a back-to-basics experience, in the remote mountain ranges of Warrumbungle National Park. Located between Grand High Tops and Mount Exmouth, Ogma Gap campground offers you the chance to really unwind and enjoy the best of this remote wilderness.

You can reach this remote camping spot from a range of walks in the park, including Breadknife and Grand High Tops walk and West Spirey track. No matter which direction you face, you’re guaranteed a breathtaking view over the dramatic spires and outcrops that make this park so famous.

Upon reaching the campsite, you’ll be ready to take the weight off and relax. Boil up the billy and take in your panoramic surroundings. As night settles in, imagine the possibility of other worlds while stargazing, before falling asleep to the sounds of the bush.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info


Dark Sky Parks

Warrumbungle National Park is Australia's only Dark Sky Park, renowned for its crystal clear starry skies. Learn more about Dark Sky Parks and why they're special.

Starry night sky in Warrumbungle National Park. Photo: Colin Whelan

Conservation program:

After-fire Warrumbungle National Park

The bushfires that ravaged Warrumbungle National Park in 2013 have become the focus of a major research and recovery program by NSW National Parks. The program has multiple components including studies on fire behaviour, cultural heritage, soils and water, native Australian animals, vegetation and fire management, and will include citizen science.

Views looking towards the Grand High Tops, Warrumbungle National Park. Photo: John Spencer

Operated by

  • Coonabarabran (Warrumbungle National Park)
  • 9am-4pm daily (closed Christmas Day)
  • (02) 6825 4364
  • (02) 6842 3041 After hours emergency
  • (02) 6825 4334
  • Off John Renshaw Parkway, Warrumbungle National Park

Park info

  • in Warrumbungle National Park in the Country NSW region
  • Warrumbungle National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day.

    Buy an annual pass.
    • Coonabarabran (Warrumbungle National Park)
      (02) 6825 4364
      (02) 6842 3041 After hours emergency
      Contact hours: 9am-4pm daily (closed Christmas Day)
    • Off John Renshaw Parkway, Warrumbungle National Park
    • Fax: (02) 6825 4334
See more visitor info
Ogma campground, Warrumbungle National Park. Photo:Dina Bullivant/NSW Government