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Perrys lookdown campground

Blue Mountains National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Perrys lookdown campground.

Getting there and parking

Perrys lookdown campground is in the Blackheath area of Blue Mountains National Park. To get there:

  • Take the Great Western Highway to Blackheath
  • Turn east into Hat Hill Road and follow the signs to Perrys lookdown.
  • The campground is around 8km from the highway.

Road quality

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather

Parking

Parking is available at Perrys lookdown.

Facilities

Water is not available at Perrys lookdown campground, so you'll need to bring your own supply for drinking and cooking. 

Toilets

  • Non-flush toilets

Carpark

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Bushwalking safety

If you're keen to head out on a longer walk or a backpack camp, always be prepared. Read these bushwalking safety tips before you set off on a walking adventure in national parks.

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.

This is a remote campground, please make sure you arrive well prepared.

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).

Prohibited

Camp fires and solid fuel burners

Bring your fuel stove as there are no fires allowed at Perrys lookdown campground.

Pets

Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the OEH pets in parks policy for more information.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Perrys lookdown campground

Park info

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Perrys Lookdown campground, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Nick Cubbin