Budds Mare campground and picnic area
Oxley Wild Rivers National Park
All the practical information you need to know about the Budds Mare campground and picnic area.
Getting there and parking
Budds Mare campground and picnic area is located in the Budds Mare area of Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. To get there, take Moona Plains Road from Walcha.
- Unsealed roads
- All roads require 4WD vehicle
- All weather
Parking is available at the campground.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
A great time to tackle the Green Gully track when the days are not too hot and the nights not too cold.
The heathlands are a riot of colour when the flowers are out.
The waterfalls are likely to be at their most impressive after the summer rains.
Crisp, cool and clear days are good for a brisk half day bushwalk.
- Non-flush toilets
- Wood barbecues (firewood supplied)
Maps and downloads
- in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park in the North Coast and Country NSW regions
Oxley Wild Rivers National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
There are 3 areas in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park where you'll need day use vehicle permits: Halls Peak campground and picnic area, Riverside campground and picnic area, and Youdales Hut campground and picnic area. Day use vehicle permits can be bought online or by calling the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757. If camping, permit fees are included in the campground fee.Contact us for permits