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Mulwala campgrounds

Murray Valley Regional Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Mulwala campgrounds.

Getting there and parking

The 5 Mulwala campgrounds are in the Mulwala precinct of Murray Valley National Park. To get there:

  • From Mulwala Canal Bridge, turn left immediately at the signpost Tocumwal, Berrigan, Savernake.
  • Travel 1.4km and turn left at the crossroads
  • After approximately 5km, you’ll cross Mulwala Canal.
  • At the Mulwala sign turn left, and then left again at Hinches Beach.

Road quality

Check the weather before you set out as the road to Mulwala campgrounds can be boggy following rain.

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • Dry weather only

Parking

Parking is available at all 5 designated campgrounds in the Mulwala precinct.

Best times to visit

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

Autumn

The perfect time for a camping holiday: the days are cooler and the nights are not yet too chilly.

Spring

If it's been a wet winter white ibis and straw necked ibis will be nesting from late winter through to spring.

Summer

A great time for water activities on the Murray - swimming in the river is a delightful way to spend your time.

Winter

The morning light sparkles on the river; try your hand at fishing for Murray cray.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

12°C and 32°C

Highest recorded

44.7°C

Winter temperature

Average

3°C and 17°C

Lowest recorded

–3.8°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

August to October

Driest month

February

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

98mm

Facilities

Water is not available at this campground.

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus 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).

Outback safety

Safety is of high priority in outback areas. In summer, temperatures can reach up to 50°C in some places. Food, water and fuel supplies can be scarce. Before you head off, check for road closures and use our contacts to stay safe in the outback.

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.

Do not dive into the river as there can be submerged logs and the water may be shallow.

Accessibility

Disability access level - hard

Wheelchairs can access this area with some difficulty.

Permitted

Fishing

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

Pets

You can bring your dog to this location. See other regional parks in NSW that have dog-friendly areas.

Dogs may not be brought into Murray Valley National Park but they are permitted in Murray Valley Regional Park. You can camp with dogs at Mulwala campground, as long as park restrictions surrounding dogs are observed.

Prohibited

  • Chainsaws are prohibited
  • Off-road 4WDing and unregistered trailbikes are prohibited.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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