Capertee National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Honeyeater Homestead.
Getting there and parking
Honeyeater Homestead is in the north-east section of Capertee National Park. To get there:
- From Glen Alice Road, turn right onto unsealed Port Macquarie Road. Drive for around 3.7km.
- Travel straight ahead and unlock the gate to Honeyeater Homestead with the PIN code supplied with your booking.
- The homestead is on a small rise and is clearly signposted
Don’t use the directions provided by Google Maps or GPS to get to the homestead. These systems will direct you through closed fire trails that aren’t suitable for 2WD vehicles.
Port Macquarie Road is unsealed. It is dry weather-only access for 2WD vehicles.
- Unsealed roads
- Most roads suitable for 2WD vehicles
- Dry weather only
There is open-air parking at the homestead for up to 8 cars. There is no undercover parking.
- 5 bedrooms: 3 bedrooms with queen beds, 2 bedrooms with 2 single beds each
- Bed linen, duvets, towels and pillows provided
- 1 bedroom has an ensuite with a shower and toilet
- There are 3 separate bathrooms in addition to the ensuite. One has a toilet only, one has a toilet and basin, and the third bathroom has a child-sized bath and shower.
- The homestead is fully furnished with a kitchen, open-plan lounge room and dining room.
- The kitchen has a fridge/freezer, gas oven, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, crockery, cutlery, glassware and tea towels.
- There is no drinking water. The homestead is connected to tank water which is untreated. Please bring your own water for drinking and cooking.
- There is a TV and DVD player, but no TV reception. There is a limited collection of DVDs at the homestead.
- The homestead has a wrap-around veranda with outdoor furniture and a gas barbecue.
- There is an outdoor fire ring with stone seating
- There is a laundry with washing machine, fridge and outdoor clothesline
- Rubbish bins are provided
- Flush toilets
- Gas/electric barbecues (free)
- Fire rings (bring your own firewood)
- Hot showers
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - no wheelchair access
Camp fires and solid fuel burners
Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- in Capertee National Park in the Sydney and surrounds and Country NSW regions
Capertee National Park has a locked entry gate. If you're visiting during the day, get the gate code by calling Mudgee Office (weekdays) or Blue Mountains Heritage Centre (weekends).