Towarri National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Washpools campground.
Getting there and parking
From Scone, take Middlebrook Road and drive for 20km to Washpools campground and picnic area. The last 7km of this road is unsealed.
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available at Washpools campground.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Towarri National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Wildflowers emerge in spring and that gets the birds and bees excited too.
These hot months are a great time for swimming in Middle Brook and Washpools waterhole.
Wood fires are allowed in the park during winter, so it's an ideal time to come camping. Pack your billy and your thermals.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
16°C and 30°C
2.5°C and 14.5°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
- Water is not available at this campground.
- Rubbish bins are not available, so please take your rubbish with you when leaving.
There is a wheelchair-accessible toilet at Washpools campground
- Non-flush toilets
- Gas/electric barbecues (free)
- Fire rings (bring your own firewood)
Maps and downloads
Firewood is not provided and may not be collected from the park.
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.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- in Towarri National Park in the Country NSW region
Towarri National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger