Myall Lakes National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Freshwater campground.
Getting there and parking
Freshwater campground is in the Bombah Broadwater area of Myall Lakes National Park. The campground is only accessible by boat or walking for 2km. To get there from Bulahdelah:
- Turn south onto Bombah Road and continue for around 12km
- After the park entrance sign, turn left onto Korsmans Landing Road and follow it to Korsmans Landing campground and picnic area.
- From the boat ramp at Korsmans Landing campground and picnic area, launch your boat or canoe and it’s a short 5min boat ride south to Freshwater campground.
- Another boat ramp is available at Mungo Brush campground but Korsmans Landing is the closest.
If you’re walking to the campground, you can park at Taits Trail gate on Mungo Brush Road, near Bombah Point Ferry. It’s a 30-45min walk from there to the campground along a flat, easy track.
There’s a mixture of sealed and unsealed roads to the boat ramps in Myall Lakes National Park and to Taits Trail gate.
- No vehicle access
If you’re getting there by boat or canoe, the closest parking is available next to the boat ramps at Korsmans Landing campground and picnic area and at Mungo Brush campground.
If you’re walking in, park on Mungo Brush Road near Bombah Point Ferry.
You can cycle along Taits Trail to get to this campground.
There are no rubbish bins, please take all rubbish with you when you leave.
- Non-flush toilets
- Fire rings (bring your own firewood)
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - no wheelchair access
Camp fires and solid fuel burners
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
Please be considerate of other campers and keep noise down.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- in Myall Lakes National Park in the North Coast region
Myall Lakes National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day.
The park has coin/card operated pay machines at Mungo Brush campground. NPWS staff regularly visit areas to collect day use fees. Day passes are also available from the Manning Great Lakes Area Office, Tea Gardens Visitor Information Centre, Bulahdelah Visitor Information Centre and the Hawks Nest Newsagency.
Bombah Point ferry fees may also apply (cash payment only).Buy annual pass