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The Junction campground

Nymboi-Binderay National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about The Junction campground.

Getting there and parking

The Junction campground is in the northern precinct of Nymboi-Binderay National Park.

To get there from Nymboida Public School:

  • Travel south from Nymboida Public School
  • Turn left onto Laytons Range Road (Nymboida-Kangaroo River Road)
  • Turn right/veer right onto Black Mountain Road
  • Turn right onto The Junction Road.The Junction campground is at the end of the road.

To get there from Coffs Harbour:

  • Drive along Coramba Road, continue through Coramba
  • Turn left onto Eastern Dorrigo Way
  • Turn right onto Lowanna Road
  • Continue onto Grafton Street, continue to Moleton Road, continue onto Cradle Creek Road
  • Turn left onto Black Mountain Road
  • Turn right to stay on Black Mountain Road
  • Turn left onto The Junction Road. The Junction campground is at the end of the road.

Road quality

Check the weather before you set out as the road to The Junction campground can become boggy when it rains.

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • All roads require 4WD vehicle

Weather restrictions

  • 4WD required in wet weather

Parking

Parking is available at The Junction campground.

Best times to visit

There are lots of great things waiting for you in Nymboi-Binderay National Park. One of the highlights of a visit to the park is a whitewater rafting trip down the Nymboida River. Spring is a great time to head out on a guided tour.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

18°C and 29°C

Winter temperature

Average

5°C and 20°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

March

Driest month

August

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

388mm

Facilities

Water is not available at this campground.

Toilets

  • Non-flush toilets

Picnic tables

Barbecue facilities

  • Wood barbecues (firewood supplied)

Carpark

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Boating safety

If you're out on your boat fishing, waterskiing or just cruising the waterways, the safety of you and your passengers is paramount.

Fishing safety

Fishing from a boat, the beach or by the river is a popular activity for many national park visitors. If you’re planning a day out fishing, check out these fishing safety tips.

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).

Paddling safety

To make your paddling or kayaking adventure safer and more enjoyable, check out these paddling safety tips.

River and lake safety

The aquatic environment around rivers, lakes and lagoons can be unpredictable. If you're visiting these areas, take note of these river and lake safety tips.

Permitted

Fishing

A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.

Prohibited

Pets

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

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

The Junction campground

Park info

Nymboida River, Nymboi-Binderay National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary