Oaky Beach campground
Murramarang National Park
For a bush camping experience just minutes from the coast, book a camping stay at Oaky Beach campground, close to Batemans Bay on the south coast.
|Number of campsites||15|
|Camping type||Tent, Don't mind a short walk to tent|
|Facilities||Picnic tables, carpark, toilets|
|What to bring||Drinking water, cooking water, firewood, fuel stove, first aid kit, toilet paper, torch, food supplies, insect repellent, sunscreen|
There are no camping fees but a $6 booking fee applies.
|Entry fees||Park entry fees apply|
|Group bookings||Bookings for up to 9 sites and 40 people can be made online. School groups and commercial tour operators can submit a group booking enquiry form.|
The forest meets the ocean at Oaky Beach campground. This isolated campground is set among tall spotted gum forest and burrawangs. You’ll really feel like you’re in the bush but it’s just a short stroll to Oaky Beach.
The road into Oaky Beach is a little more adventurous than Depot or Pretty Beach but you get a far more isolated feel once there. Pitch your tent, explore the surrounding rainforest and settle in by the campfire. As night falls, gaze at the stars from the open grassy area behind the beach.
March to November is great for adventurous walkers and whale spotting. It’s a few hours’ walk to Yellow Rock with vantage points and secluded beaches along the way. Possums and various gliders are common sights in the evenings and if you're lucky you might spot a swamp wallaby or a threatened pied oystercatcher on the beach.
In summer spend your days swimming and snorkelling at the beaches at Oaky, Yellow Rock and North Head.
Oaky Beach walking track is a short easy walk offering swimming and fishing on a remote beach in Murramarang National Park, just north of Batemans Bay.
North Head lookout offers a terrific vantage point of the Murramarang coast, with fine views in the winter for whale watching.
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- National Parks Contact Centre
- 7am to 7pm daily
- 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS) for the cost of a local call within Australia excluding mobiles
- Ulladulla office
- Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm.
- 02 4454 9500
- Lot 9 Blackburn Industrial Estate, 6 Coller Road Ulladulla NSW 2539
- in Murramarang National Park in the South Coast region
Murramarang 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 pay machines - cash and credit cards accepted. Card only at Pretty Beach.Buy annual pass