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Mungo Visitor Centre

Mungo National Park


Located near the entry to Lake Mungo, Mungo Visitor Centre has excellent displays and tourist information. From the centre, you can join a Willandra Lakes guided tour.

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Mungo National Park
Entry fees
Park entry fees apply
Opening times

Mungo Visitor Centre is always open, but it's not permanently staffed. During school holidays the centre may be staffed for short periods. To talk to someone about Discovery tours and staff timing, contact Buronga office.

Please note

If you’re camping in Mungo National Park, you’ll need to fill out a self-registration form at the visitor centre – even if the centre is unstaffed at the time.

Begin your exploration at Mungo Visitor Centre, the ‘nerve centre’ of the park. Find out more about the area’s significance to its Traditional Owners and scientists. Learn about its megafauna and the once-full Lake Mungo, as well as the formation of the park’s unique landscape.

The visitor centre is staffed only during school holidays, when rangers from the region’s three Aboriginal groups lead park Discovery tours. Why not try the 2.5-hour tag along tour to the Walls of China? Alternatively, you can take the Mungo Self-guided Drive tour with the free brochure ‘Driving the Mungo Story’, available from the centre.

Adjacent to the visitor centre is the historic Mungo Woolshed and Mungo Shearers' Quarters and it is also the starting point for Foreshore walk.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info


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Google Trekker at Cape Byron State Conservation Area. Photo: J Spencer/OEH.

Conservation program:

Mungo National Park joint management program

Protecting and preserving the Aboriginal culture and heritage of Mungo National Park, part of the Willandra Lakes Region World Heritage Area, is a joint effort. NPWS collaborates with representative elders from three local Aboriginal tribes to help manage this special and ancient place.

Aboriginal Joint Management, Mungo National Park. Photo: John Spencer

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Long outback road with a big sky, Mungo National Park. Photo:OEH