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Bellbird campground

Washpool National Park

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Overview

Fire affected area

Some areas of this park were affected by fire in 2019/2020. You’ll notice some changes to the landscape, as well as signs of recovery. Some areas may remain closed for longer to allow habitat to recover or because we’re repairing park infrastructure. Stay safe with these after-fire tips for visitors.

COVID-safe travel

All camping in NSW national parks requires a booking. Click the 'search availability' button to see the dates available and any restrictions. Some campgrounds will need to remain closed because of the stay-at-home restrictions. If there's no availability you may not travel to, or stay at a campground. To prepare for your camping trip, read these camping safety tips.

Bellbird campground is a great base to explore the World Heritage surrounds of Washpool National Park. It offers caravan, camper trailer and tent campsites.

Accommodation Details
Number of campsites 12
Camping type Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle
Facilities Picnic tables, barbecue facilities, carpark, toilets
What to bring Fuel stove
Price

Rates and availability are displayed when making an online booking

Entry fees Park entry fees apply
Bookings Bookings are required. Book online or call the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757.
Please note
  • Sites are not marked
  • Please do not feed the wildlife - it can damage their health and make them dependent on campers for food. It’s a good idea to store food and garbage in a secure container to avoid attracting scavengers.

Located close to the Coachwood picnic area in Washpool National Park, Bellbird campground offers secluded campsites where you can relax in privacy and enjoy the life of the rainforest.

Spend a day or two getting familiar with the birds and wildlife in this World Heritage-listed rainforest, which include that master of mimicry, the lyrebird. Also look out for fantails, rose robins and beautiful satin bowerbirds.

Bellbird campground suits car-based camping and small caravans or camper trailers and offers a paved picnic shelter with tables and gas barbecues.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

Nearby

  • Coombadjha campground, Washpool National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary/DPIE

    Coombadjha campground

    Coombadjha campground offers tent-based camping by a pretty rainforest creek and is the starting point for two of Washpool National Park’s most popular walks.

  • Coombadjha nature stroll, Washpool National Park.  Photo: Rob Cleary

    Coombadjha nature stroll

    Coombadjha nature stroll in Washpool National Park is a short yet inspiring walk through World Heritage listed rainforest, with a delightful swimming spot at the end.

  • Washpool walking track, Washpool National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary

    Washpool walking track

    Revel in the timeless wonder of ancient Gondwana Rainforest along Washpool walking track, and enjoy rare birdwatching and wildlife, in Washpool National Park, near Glen Innes.

 

Google Street View Trekker

Using Google Street View Trekker, we've captured imagery across a range of NSW national parks and attractions. Get a bird's eye view of these incredible landscapes before setting off on your own adventure.

Google Trekker at Cape Byron State Conservation Area. Photo: J Spencer/OEH.

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Park info

  • in Washpool National Park in the North Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Washpool 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 applies only at attractions in the Glen Innes area. The park uses a self-registration fee collection system. Please bring the correct change and display your receipt.

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