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Middle Beach campground

Mimosa Rocks National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Middle Beach campground.

Getting there and parking

To reach Middle Beach campground, follow the Tathra-Bermagui Road and turn onto Haighs Road, just north of Tanja, then look for Middle Beach Road. If you reach Bithry Inlet you've gone too far and will need to go back the way you came. Park your car and follow the signs to the campground on foot.

Road quality

Please note roads may be closed after heavy rainfall, check the local alerts and closures.

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather

Parking

Parking is available about 80m from the campground.

Best times to visit

There are lots of great things waiting for you in Mimosa Rocks National Park. Here are some of the highlights.

Spring

Head to one of the park's headlands for great whale watching – don't forget your binoculars for up close views.

Summer

A great time for a family camping holiday by the beach, try Aragunnu campground or Gillards campground .

Winter

Keep your eyes on the parks winter-flowering plants, like spotted gums, mugga ironbark and coastal banksia for honeaters and lorikeets.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

15°C and 27°C

Highest recorded

44.5°C

Winter temperature

Average

2°C and 18°C

Lowest recorded

-8.1°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

February and March

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

454.2mm

Facilities

  • Sites are unmarked and unpowered
  • Campfires and solid fuel cooking fires are not permitted. To cook your food, you will need to bring your own gas or liquid fuel cooking equipment.
  • Water is not available at this campground.

Toilets

  • Non-flush toilets

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Beach safety

Beaches in this park are not patrolled, and can sometimes have strong rips and currents. These beach safety tips will help you and your family stay safe in the water.

There are many patrolled beaches nearby, please see Surf Life Saving Australia.

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.

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 + 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).

Paddling safety

To make your paddling or kayaking adventure safer and more enjoyable, check out these paddling safety tips.

Permitted

Fishing

A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.

Prohibited

Camp fires and solid fuel burners

Campfires and solid fuel fires (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamite) are prohibited. Penalties apply.

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.

Middle Beach campground

Park info

Mimosa Rocks walk. Photo: David Finnegan/DPIE