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Waratah Gully campground

South East Forests National Park

Overview

Visit Waratah Gully campground near Bombala for a bush camping break. This free camping area offers four campsites, including caravan sites, near lovely walking tracks.

Accommodation Details
Number of campsites 4
Camping type Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle
Facilities Barbecue facilities, carpark, toilets
Please note
  • Tank water is available at this campground but it is not recommended for drinking so you'll need to bring your own supply.
Price Free.
Bookings

Bookings are not available for this campground.

Head to Waratah Gully campground to camp among towering eucalyptus trees – some of the last remaining pockets of old-growth forest in NSW.

This peaceful bush campground sits adjacent to the picturesque Waratah Gully in the Coolangubra section of the park. Bring your tent, caravan or camper trailer to enjoy free camping surrounded by some of the state’s most magnificent flora and fauna.

From the campground, you can access the Pheasants Peak and Myanba Gorge walking tracks. And if you need to pick up some supplies, the town of Bombala is conveniently close by.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Conservation program:

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

Operated by

  • Bombala
  • 9am-12.30pm Monday to Friday
  • (02) 6458 5900
  • (02) 6458 4076
  • 153 Maybe Street, Bombala NSW

Park info

  • in South East Forests National Park in the South Coast and Snowy Mountains regions
  • South East Forests National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

    • Bombala
      (02) 6458 5900
      Contact hours: 9am-12.30pm Monday to Friday
    • 153 Maybe Street, Bombala NSW
    • Fax: (02) 6458 4076
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      (02) 6495 5000
      Contact hours: 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday and some weekends during peak holiday periods.
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      Fax: (02) 6495 5055
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      (02) 4476 0800
      Contact hours: 10.00am-2.00pm Monday to Friday
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Road to Myrtle Mountain lookout, South East Forest National Park. Photo: John Yurasek