Olive Downs campground
Sturt National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Olive Downs campground.
Getting there and parking
Olive Downs campground is on Jump-Up Loop Road, off Silver City Highway, about 55km north of Tibooburra.
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- Dry weather only
Parking is available at Olive Downs campground
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Sturt National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
A great time of year to visit when daytime temperatures are pleasant and night times not too chilly.
Depending on the rainfall the park's wildflowers, including the distinctive red Sturt Desert Pea will be on show throughout the park.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
22°C and 36°C
5°C and 17°C
August and September
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Untreated bore water is available at this campground, but it's not suitable for drinking or cooking.
- Non-flush toilets
- Gas/electric barbecues (free)
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - medium
Assistance may be required to access this area
- Wheelchair accessible toilets
Camp fires and solid fuel burners
Wood fires are not permitted at this campground.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- in Sturt National Park in the Outback NSW region
Sturt 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-operated pay and display machines - please bring correct coins.Buy annual pass