Blatherarm campground and picnic area
Torrington State Conservation Area
All the practical information you need to know about the Blatherarm campground and picnic area.
Getting there and parking
Blatherarm campground is in the north-eastern precinct of Torrington State Conservation Area. To get there:
- After passing through the township of Torrington take a right turn at the old pub into Silent Grove Road
- Follow for approximately 10km to the Blatherarm Road turnoff on your right
- After 1.5km you will see access on your left to the campsite areas 1 and 2. To access campsite area 3 you will need a 4WD to cross the creek.
Check the weather before you set out as the road to this campground can become boggy when it rains.
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- 4WD required in wet weather
Parking is available at Blatherarm campground and picnic area.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Torrington State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.
See the spectacular display of spring wildflowers as the boronias, grevilleas, prostantheras and many other native wildflowers turn the bush into a vibrant display of colour.
Wander through the bush, dotted with colourful wildflowers, as you take in the magnificent granite formations on the Mystery Face walking track.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
13°C and 31°C
1°C and 19°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
- There are no shower facilities at this campground.
- Rubbish bins are not available – please take rubbish with you when leaving.
- Tank water is available at this campground – you’ll need to treat or boil it before drinking.
- Non-flush toilets
- Wood barbecues (bring your own firewood)
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - hard
Wheelchairs can access this area with some difficulty.
Generators are permitted to be used in particular areas within this campground
Firewood is not provided and may not be collected from the park so you’ll need to bring your own supply.
Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. For more information, please see the OEH policy.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.