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Kylies Hut walk-in campground

Crowdy Bay National Park

Affected by closures, check current alerts 


COVID-safe travel from 1 June 2020

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Kylies Hut walk-in campground is closed because of severe damage from bushfires.

Accommodation Details
Camping type Tent, Remote/backpack camping
Entry fees

Park entry fees apply and are not included in your camping fees.

Kylies Hut walk-in campground is closed due to severe bushfire damage. If you'd like to stay in Crowdy Bay National Park, Kylies Beach, Indian Head and Diamond Head campgrounds are open for camping.

Before it closed, the campground was centred around historic Kylies Hut, built by local man Ernie Metcalfe for Australian author Kylie Tennant. Kylie moved to the area during World War II and used the hut as a writer’s retreat.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info


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A family walk a boardwalk section of Bouddi coastal walk, Bouddi National Park. Photo: John Spencer/OEH.

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  • in Crowdy Bay National Park in the North Coast region
  • Crowdy Bay 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. Pay park entry fees at the Diamond Head campground onsite office.

    Buy annual pass
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