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Wheeny Creek campground

Wollemi National Park

Overview

Pack up the car and head to Wheeny Creek campground, near East Kurrajong, in Wollemi National Park. This free campground is perfect for a family weekend away or day trip.

Accommodation Details
Number of campsites 30
Camping type Tent sites short walk from car park
Facilities Barbecue facilities, toilets
Please note
  • This campground is popular during holiday periods and long weekends, and sites may not be readily available
  • Large groups of 20 or more need to contact the local office
  • Check the weather before you set out
Price Free.
Bookings

Bookings are not available for this campground.

Enjoy the peace and ambience of whistling bellbirds, running water and tall, shady eucalypts at this lovely camping and picnic area in a quiet gully on Wheeny creek.

If you have just a day to play with, visit Lyrebird for lunch under the trees; or set up your campsite on the grassy terraces by the river and settle in for a relaxing break at Kingfisher, Boobook or Cheese Tree camping areas within Wheeny creek campground.

Wheeny Creek is near enough to Sydney and Newcastle that it makes an idyllic retreat for families and friends, for a daytrip or a weekend getaway, plus, camping here is totally free.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Operated by

  • Richmond
  • 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
  • (02) 4588 2400
  • (02) 4588 5335
  • Bowmans Cottage, 370 Windsor Street, Richmond NSW

Park info

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Wheeny Creek, Wollemi National Park. Photo: OEH