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Coorongooba campground

Wollemi National Park

Visitor info

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

Road access

  • 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

Vehicle access

  • Most roads suitable for 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • 4WD required in wet weather

Parking

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.

Autumn

With its softer light, autumn is the perfect time of year to head out to photograph or paint Wollemi's extraordinary landscapes.

Spring

With the temperature warming up, dig out the canoe and head to picturesque Ganguddy (Dunns swamp) for a cruise along the waterways.

Summer

Escape the heat and join an illuminating tour of the Glow Worm tunnel.

Facilities

  • 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

Toilets

  • Non-flush toilets

Picnic tables

Barbecue facilities

  • Wood barbecues (bring your own firewood)

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Check river levels before your visit as the river can be prone to flooding

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.

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency + 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).

Water activities

Beaches, rivers and lakes in NSW national parks offer lots of opportunities for water activities. Please take care in the water and find out how to help your family and friends stay safe around water.

Prohibited

Gathering firewood

Firewood is not supplied and may not be collected in the park.

Pets

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.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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Park info

Colo River, Wollemi National Park. Photo: OEH