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Bunyip Hole campground

Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park

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Visitor Info

All the practical information you need to know about Bunyip Hole campground.

Getting there and parking

Bunyip Hole campground is 10min drive from Darlington Point, in the Willbriggie area of Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park. To get there:

From Narrandera:

  • Follow the Newell Hwy/Sturt Hwy/A20/A39 for 57km
  • Turn right onto Kidman Way/B87 and continue for 4km through the town of Darlington Point
  • Cross the Murrumbidgee River bridge and turn left onto Forest Drive in Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park
  • Follow Forest Drive for 5km, past Whittakers Bend, until you reach the campground.

From Griffith:

  • Follow Kidman Way/B87 for 33km
  • At the T-intersection, turn right and follow the signs to Darlington Point
  • Just before the Murrumbidgee River bridge, turn right onto Forest Drive in Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park
  • Follow Forest Drive for 5km, past Whittakers Bend, until you reach the campground.

Road quality

Bunyip Hole campground can be muddy after rain, so please call the Griffith Office to check whether the road is accessible before setting out.

  • Mixture of sealed and unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • Most roads suitable for 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • 4WD required in wet weather

Parking

Parking is available at Bunyip Hole campground.

Facilities

  • Water is not available at this campground.
  • There are no designated fire pits at this campground, so you'll need to bring your own gas stove, solid fuel burner and firewood.
  • There are no bins so please take all rubbish away with you when you leave.
  • There are no showers at the campground.
  • There's limited mobile reception at this location.

Toilets

  • Non-flush toilets

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Camping safety

Whether you're pitching your tent on the coast or up on the mountains, there are many things to consider when camping in NSW national parks. Find out how to stay safe when camping.

Fire safety

During periods of fire weather, the Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service may declare a total fire ban for particular NSW fire areas, or statewide. Learn more about total fire bans and fire safety.

Fishing safety

Fishing from a boat, the beach or by the river is a popular activity for many national park visitors. If you’re planning a day out fishing, check out these fishing safety tips.

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).

River and lake safety

The aquatic environment around rivers, lakes and lagoons can be unpredictable. If you're visiting these areas, take note of these river and lake safety tips.

Accessibility

Disability access level - hard

Hard access is via steps or a steep slope, or you'll have to move across a rough surface with obstacles such as potholes, tree roots, and rocks. Assistance will be necessary.

Permitted

Camp fires and solid fuel burners

There are no designated fire pits at this campground, so please clear your camp fire properly before you leave.

Fishing

A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.

Gathering firewood

You can gather firewood at this campground, but the use of chainsaws is prohibited.

Pets

Dogs are permitted in Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park but not in the national park. You can camp with dogs at Bunyip Hole campground, but you’ll need clean up after them and take any waste with you when you leave.

Prohibited

Chainsaws are not permitted.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.