Policemans Point campground
Capertee National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Policemans Point campground.
Getting there and parking
Policemans Point campground is in the southern precinct of Capertee National Park. To get there:
- Follow Port Macquarie Road to the locked gate at the park boundary (the access code can be obtained from Mudgee office). Once within the park, leave your vehicle on Carinya trail.
- Walk or cycle from Carinya trail along Policemans track for 1km, or walk or cycle from Carinya trail along Oaky Creek trail for 2.5km.
- Unsealed roads
- No vehicle access
Parking is available on Carinya trail, which are both walking or cycling distance from Policemans Point campground.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Capertee National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
The cooler autumn months are an excellent time for walking and mountain biking the trails and tracks within the park.
Grab your binoculars for some superb birdwatching. You might catch a rare glimpse of the endangered regent honeyeater as it builds its nest.
Enjoy a relaxing picnic on the shady banks of Capertee River, a refreshing swim and perhaps some fishing.
Enjoy a car tour of Capertee while taking in nearby Wollemi and Goulburn River National Parks.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
12.1°C and 25.5°C
10.4°C and 0.7°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
- Water is not available at this campground.
- You’re encouraged to bring gas or fuel stoves, especially in summer during the fire season.
Maps and downloads
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters