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Oolambeyan National Park

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For day-trippers, Oolambeyan National Park provides excellent opportunities for birdwatching, picnicking and bushwalking, near Hay and Griffith.

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Escape for the day at Oolambeyan National Park. Just 85km from Hay, in the beautiful Riverina region, its grasslands and woodlands provide a great spot for picnicking, walking and birdwatching.

Find a shady spot for a picnic in the homestead’s surviving orchard. There’s an oval with a cricket pitch nearby and many historic buildings to see – great if you’ve got the kids with you. Galahs can often be seen in the area, as can kangaroos, which often graze on the oval.

For the adventurous, management trails from the homestead can be explored by cycling and hiking. After a day exploring Oolambeyan National Park, head to nearby Murrumbidgee Valley regional or national park, where you can camp overnight.

Highlights in this park

  • Oolambeyan Homestead picnic area, Oolambeyan National Park. Photo: M Ballestrin

    Oolambeyan Homestead picnic area

    Not just an excellent spot for picnicking, Oolambeyan Homestead picnic area in Oolambeyan National Park is also a great spot for birdwatching, walking...


Wooloondool campground

Wooloondool campground is in Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park near the town of Hay. This dog-friendly location is ideal for camping, fishing, birdwatching, canoeing, swimming alongside the Murrumbidgee River.

A couple and their dog next to the Murrumbidgee River with a tent in the background at Wooloondool campground, Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park. Photo: Gavin Hansford © DPIE


Bunyip Hole campground

Bunyip Hole campground is in the Willbriggie area of Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park, near Griffith. This dog-friendly campground is a peaceful riverside escape, and offers unpowered sites with great fishing, paddling, walks and cycling.

People walking their dogs along a forest trail in Murrumbidgee River Regional Park. Photo: Gavin Hansford/OEH.

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