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Mulloon Creek campground

Tallaganda National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Mulloon Creek campground.

Getting there and parking

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Get directions

    Mulloon Creek campground is in the northern precinct of Tallaganda National Park. To get there:

    • Follow Braidwood–Hoskinstown Road until you reach the site

    Park entry points

    Road quality

    • Unsealed roads

    Vehicle access

    • 2WD vehicles (no long vehicle access)

    Weather restrictions

    • All weather

    Parking

    Parking is available here, a short walk from where you’ll camp.

    Best times to visit

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

    Spring

    The wildflowers are in bloom. Head to the higher altitudes to see the yellow sticky everlasting and pink trigger plants. The blooms also attract lots of birds.

    Summer

    Escape the heat of Canberra – the temperature at Tallaganda is usually a couple of degrees cooler than the capital. Camping near Mulloon Creek is perfect when it gets hot. It's too shallow to swim here, but it does provide the perfect relaxing backdrop.

    Weather, temperature and rainfall

    Summer temperature

    Average

    10°C and 25°C

    Highest recorded

    41.1°C

    Winter temperature

    Average

    0°C and 13°C

    Lowest recorded

    –9.2°C

    Rainfall

    Wettest month

    January

    Driest month

    July

    The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

    199.9mm

    Facilities

    Water is not available at this campground.

    Toilets

    • Non-flush toilets

    Picnic tables

    Barbecue facilities

    • Wood barbecues (bring your own firewood)

    Carpark

    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.

    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.

    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.

    Prohibited

    Gathering firewood

    Firewood is not provided and may not be collected from the park.

    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.

    Mulloon Creek campground

    Park info

    Tallaganda National Park. Photo: S Jackson/NSW Government