Mungo National Park
With just 12 campsites, Belah campground offers secluded outback camping in the Willandra Lakes World Heritage region. It’s located halfway along the Mungo Drive tour.
|Number of campsites||12|
|Camping type||Tent, Camping beside my vehicle|
|Facilities||Picnic tables, toilets|
|What to bring||Drinking water, cooking water|
Park entry fees are not included in your camping fees.
|Bookings||Bookings are required. Book online or call the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757.|
Pretty and secluded, Belah campground ticks all the boxes for a great camping adventure in the NSW outback.
If you’re doing the Mungo Self-guided Drive tour, why not spread it over a couple of days and camp overnight at Belah? You’ll find the campground after passing Mallee Stop walking track about halfway along the 70km drive route.
The ground is level and although Belah is small, you’ll find plenty of room to pitch your tent amongst lovely, wooded surroundings. Enjoy a meal at one of the picnic tables and listed to Mungo’s auditory pleasures – from the chirping of birds in the daytime to the evening’s cicad
Take a virtual tour of Belah campground captured with Google Street View Trekker.
Mungo self-guided drive tour
Mungo self-guided drive tour through Mungo National Park in World Heritage Willandra Lakes offers scenic desert views of Walls of China and cycling options in outback NSW.
Mallee Stop walking track
Share Aboriginal heritage and climb dunes near Lake Mungo on this outback walk in Willandra Lakes. Combine the Mallee Stop walking track with a picnic for the ultimate visit.
Round Tank picnic area
Round Tank picnic area offers a picnic spot on Mungo Self-guided Drive tour, with excellent birdwatching opportunities in outback NSW in Mungo National Park.
Book a Mungo guided tour
Explore Mungo National Park on a guided tour. You can visit the Walls of China on an Aboriginal-guided tour. It’s popular, so book early. There are also multi-day 4WD tours and day tours.
Mungo National Park joint management program
Protecting and preserving the Aboriginal culture and heritage of Mungo National Park, part of the Willandra Lakes Region World Heritage Area, is a joint effort. NPWS collaborates with representative elders from three local Aboriginal tribes to help manage this special and ancient place.
- National Parks Contact Centre
- 7am to 7pm daily
- 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS) for the cost of a local call within Australia excluding mobiles
- Buronga office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 03 5021 8900
- 4 Melaleuca Street, Buronga NSW 2739
- in Mungo National Park in the Murray-Riverina region
Mungo 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. Fees are payable through self-registration envelopes outside Mungo Visitor Centre. Different fees apply for commercial tour operators and vehicles with 8 seats or more.Buy annual pass
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- Birdwatching and wildlife encounters (7)
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- Geotourism (3)
- Historic heritage (8)
- Other experiences (1)
- Photography (1)
- Picnics and barbecues (5)
- Road trips and car/bus tours (3)
- Sailing, boating and cruises (1)
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- Walking (5)
- Wildflowers (seasonal) (1)