Ganguddy-Dunns Swamp campground
Wollemi National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Ganguddy-Dunns Swamp campground.
Getting there and parking
Ganguddy-Dunns Swamp campground is on the west side of Wollemi National Park. To get there from Rylstone:
- Turn off Ilford Road in Rylstone on to Fitzgerald Street
- Continue on to Narrango Road for 2.4km
- Slight left on to Narango Road continue for 15.4km
- Continue straight on to Coricudgy Road and then Mount Coricudgy Road for 7.1km
Please note front-wheel-drive vehicles towing caravans and heavy trailers are not recommended.
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
There are several gravel carparks at the campground, including 1 in the northern part of the campground that has a designated accessible parking spot.
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.
- Drinking water is not available at this campground. Remember to treat or boil all water taken from creeks in the park.
- Rubbish bins are not provided so please take your rubbish with you
- Non-flush toilets
- Wood barbecues
The campground is mostly flat and step-free, with a gravel track that goes past some of the campsites and facilities. To get to other parts of the campground, you'lll need to cross over hard-packed ground that can be uneven and sloped in sections.
- Step-free outdoor pathways
Seats and resting points
There are 3 bench seats by the river, south of the boat ramp.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - medium
Ganguddy-Dunns Swamp campground is step-free with a gravel track that goes past some of the campsites and facilities. To get around the rest of the campground, you'll need to cross over hard-packed ground that can be uneven and sloped.
The campground has the following accessible facilities:
- 2 accessible toilet blocks in the southern part of the campground (the 3 toilet blocks towards the centre and northern parts of the campground are not accessible)
- An accessible parking spot in one of the campground's gravel carparks
- Accessible picnic tables
- 3 bench seats by the river, south of the boat ramp where you can rest
Boating. Please note there's a 4-knot speed limit.
Camp fires and solid fuel burners
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
- Unregistered vehicles
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
Limited firewood is supplied at the campground and collecting firewood in the park is not permitted. You can buy firewood at the service station on Louee St, Rylstone. Phone 6379 1016.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.