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Dalmorton campground

Guy Fawkes River State Conservation Area

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Dalmorton campground.

Getting there and parking

Dalmorton campground is in Guy Fawkes River State Conservation Area. To get there:

From Grafton

  • Take Gwydir Highway west for 7km and turn left onto Old Grafton Road
  • Follow Old Grafton Road for 58km
  • Turn left onto Chaelundi Road; the campground is 1km away.

From Dorrigo

  • Take Tyringham Road through to Grafton/Armidale Road
  • Turn right onto Grafton/Armidale Road, travel 4km, and turn left at Dundurrabin onto Sheepstation Creek Road (gravel road starts).
  • 6km along Sheepstation Creek Road, turn left onto Chaelundi Road.
  • Travel 58km along Chaelundi Road to Dalmorton campground

Road quality

Check the weather before you set out as the road to this campground can become boggy when it rains.

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • 4WD required in wet weather


Parking is available at Dalmorton campground.

Best times to visit

There are lots of great things waiting for you in Guy Fawkes River State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.


Great camping weather when the days start cooling off, yet the water in the river is still warm.


Look out for native wildflowers around Ebor Falls, including everlasting daisies, native violets and small-fruited hakea.


Paddle in the creek at Chaelundi campground or swim, canoe or fish on Boyd River at Dalmorton.


  • Water is not available at this campground.
  • Rubbish bins are not available, so please take your rubbish with you when leaving.


  • Non-flush toilets

Picnic tables

Barbecue facilities

  • Wood barbecues (firewood supplied)

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.


Gathering firewood

There may be a supply of firewood at this campground, however it’s a good idea to bring your own supply.



Generators are not permitted in this campground.


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.