Wollemi National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Coorongooba campground.
Getting there and parking
Coorongooba campground is in the western section of Wollemi National Park. To get there:
- Turn off the Castlereagh Highway at Capertee and travel east for 35km
- Turn left 1km before Glen Davis village at Goora Street
- Turn right at Nioka Street and follow the signs to the park
- Depending on the water level, you may need a 4WD to cross the Capertee river or its a short walk from the crossing to the campground
- Check the weather before you set out as the road to Coorongooba campground can become boggy when it rains.
- This campground is accessed via a causeway which may be unpassable after heavy rain.
- Unsealed roads
- Most roads suitable for 2WD vehicles
- 4WD required in wet weather
Parking is available at Coorongooba campground.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Wollemi National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
With its softer light, autumn is the perfect time of year to head out to photograph or paint Wollemi's extraordinary landscapes.
With the temperature warming up, dig out the canoe and head to picturesque Ganguddy (Dunns swamp) for a cruise along the waterways.
Escape the heat and join an illuminating tour of the Glow Worm tunnel.
- Water is not available at this campground. If you take water from the creeks in the park, remember to treat or boil it.
- Please take all garbage with you when you leave
- Non-flush toilets
- Wood barbecues (bring your own firewood)
Maps and downloads
Flying a drone for recreational purposes is prohibited in this area. Drones may affect public enjoyment, safety and privacy, interfere with park operations, or pose a threat to wildlife. See the Drones in Parks policy.
This area may be a declared Drone Exclusion Zone, or may be subject to Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) rules for flying near airports, aerodromes and helicopter landing sites. See CASA's Drone Flyer Rules.
Commercial filming and photography
Commercial filming or photography is prohibited without prior consent. You must apply for permission and contact the local office.
Firewood is not supplied and may not be collected in the park.
Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- in Wollemi National Park in the Sydney and surrounds, North Coast and Country NSW regions
Wollemi National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.