Mungo Brush campground
Myall Lakes National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Mungo Brush campground.
Getting there and parking
Mungo Brush campground is in the Bombah Broadwater precinct of Myall Lakes National Park. To get there:
- From Hawks Nest, follow Mungo Brush Road for approximately 20km and follow the signs to the campground.
To get there from Pacific Highway near Bulahdelah:
- Take Bombah Point Road (unsealed) to the Bombah Point ferry crossing
- Catch the ferry across (8am–6pm, 7 days, fees apply) and continue along Mungo Brush Road for about 5km
- The campground is on the right-hand side shortly after Dees Corner campground.
If you're travelling on the Bombah Point ferry, see the prices here.
- Sealed roads
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
- Drive-on campsites allow for 1 vehicle to park directly on the site
- Tent only campsites provide parking for 1 vehicle adjacent to the site
- There is limited additional parking within the campground
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Myall Lakes National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
A good time to visit when the weather is a little cooler and the park is less busy.
Magnificent wildflower displays as they bloom across the heathlands.
Look for dolphins swimming among the waves.
Head to Sugarloaf Point to watch for whales on their annual migration.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
19°C and 27°C
10°C and 19°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
- Campsites are marked, unpowered and suitable for caravans, camper trailers, campervans and tents.
- Water is not available at this campground
- Rubbish and recycling bins are available at the campground
- Non-flush toilets
- Gas/electric barbecues (free)
There is boat trailer parking at the campground, and also a boat-free swimming zone.
Maps and downloads
Fees and passes
Bombah Point ferry fees -
The vehicle ferry at Bombah Point provides access across the lake (8am to 6pm daily, fees apply: cash only). Under strong winds the ferry may be closed. Contact the park office to check. Ferry fees:
- $2.50 per pedestrian
- $5.50 per motorbike
- $6.50 per car
- $6.50 caravan, trailer or boat trailer
- $10 per 4 tonne or larger vehicles
Disability access level - medium
Assistance may be required to access this area. A wheelchair accessible toilet is available.
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
Amplified music is not permitted
Attachments to trees
Do not tie ropes to trees. It can cause damage which may lead to tree removal and the loss of shade.
Drunken or offensive behaviour
Drunken, offensive anti-social behaviour will not be tolerated and offenders will be asked to leave the park with no refund.
Possession or use of fireworks is not permitted
Please be considerate of others and keep noise to a minimum. Noise must cease from 10pm.
Camp fires and solid fuel burners
Fires are not permitted. All solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamite) barbecues and stoves are also not permitted.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- in Myall Lakes National Park in the North Coast region
Myall Lakes 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.
The park has coin/card operated pay machines at Mungo Brush campground. NPWS staff regularly visit areas to collect day use fees. Day passes are also available from the Manning Great Lakes Area Office, Tea Gardens Visitor Information Centre and the Hawks Nest Newsagency.
Bombah Point ferry fees may also apply (cash payment only).