Gundabooka State Conservation Area
For a taste of outback heritage accommodation, historic Redbank Homestead, in Gundabooka State Conservation Area, offers fishing, paddling and walking, near Bourke.
|Where||4436 Bourke-Wilcannia Road, Gunderbooka, NSW, 2840 - in Gundabooka State Conservation Area|
|Facilities||Picnic tables, barbecue facilities, showers, toilets, electric power|
|What to bring||Food supplies, drinking water, bed sheets, blankets, pillows, towels, firewood|
|Bookings||Book online or call the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757|
For a holiday that will take you far from the everyday, try the historic Redbank Homestead in Gundabooka State Conservation Area next to Gundabooka National Park. With heritage charm in an outback location and plenty of space, you can gather your family and friends for an unforgettable adventure into the heart of NSW, near Bourke.
Surrounded by coolibah trees, mulga, belah and river red gums, the historic homestead has the Darling River at its doorstep. The wide enclosed verandahs offer secluded spots to relax with a book. With fishing, paddling and birdwatching options, there’s something for everyone. From here, take a day trip to explore the park. Be sure to check out the spectacular Aboriginal rock art at Mulgowan (Yappa) Aboriginal Art Site walking track.
In the evening, cook up a feast in the spacious kitchen or enjoy an easy barbecue outside. Then sit back, stoke up a fire, and enjoy a spectacular desert sky thick with stars.
Take a virtual tour of Redbank Homestead captured with Google Street View Trekker.
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Gundabooka National Park
Visit Gundabooka National Park and State Conservation Area, near Bourke in outback NSW, to see the imposing Mount Gunderbooka, go camping in the outback and see Aboriginal rock art.
- National Parks Contact Centre
- 7am to 7pm daily
- 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS) for the cost of a local call within Australia excluding mobiles
- Bourke office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6830 0200
- 51-53 Oxley Street, Bourke NSW 2840
- in Gundabooka State Conservation Area in the Outback NSW region
Things to do (18)
- Aboriginal culture (4)
- Birdwatching and wildlife encounters (8)
- Cultural heritage (2)
- Fishing (1)
- Historic heritage (2)
- Picnics and barbecues (8)
- Road trips and car/bus tours (2)
- Sightseeing (7)
- Walking (8)
- Wildflowers (seasonal) (3)