Go Camping Australia

National Parks

Abercrombie River National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 40km S Oberon. Waterholes, forests, streams. Trout fishing (with licence), swimming, canoeing.
Notes: 4WD-based camping at Silent Creek, The Sink (Retreat River), The Beach (Abercrombie River) & 2WD at Bummaroo Ford.
Address: TAS
Contact: DECC Office - Oberon
Phone: 02 6336 1972   Fax: 02 6336 2122
Email: info@environment.nsw.gov.au
Website:www.environment.nsw.gov.au
www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au

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Alexander Morrison National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 250km N Perth. Low ridges, wildflowers and other heath plants. Walks, photography.
Notes: No facilities. No camping.
Address: WA
Contact: DEC Office - Cervantes
Phone: 08 9652 7043   Fax: 08 9652 7340
Email: info@dec.wa.gov.au
Website:www.dec.wa.gov.au

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Alfred National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 30km E Cann River. Forested foothills, significant rainforest, rare flora and fauna, Aboriginal sites. Rugged hikes for experienced bushwalkers only.
Notes: No camping areas, access roads or walking tracks. Camping and facilities at Cann River and Genoa.
Address: VIC
Contact: Parks Victoria
Phone: 13 19 63 or 03 8627 4699   Fax: 03 9629 5563
Email: info@parks.vic.gov.au
Website:www.parkweb.vic.gov.au

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Alpine National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 220km NE Melbourne, from Gippsland to NSW. Mountains, escarpments, grassy high plains, waterfalls, rivers, valleys, alpine flora and fauna, Aboriginal sites, historic cattlemen’s huts, gold mining sites. Easy walks, hard rugged hikes, great views, skiing, scenic drives, picnics.
Notes: Self-sufficient bush camping and huts throughout. See website for more details. Be aware of weather conditions. BYO water. Fuel stoves only. Leave no trace. Resort and lodge accommodation also available.
Address: VIC
Contact: Parks Victoria
Phone: 13 19 63 or 03 8627 4699   Fax: 03 9629 5563
Email: info@parks.vic.gov.au
Website:www.parkweb.vic.gov.au

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Arakwal National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 2km SE Byron Bay. Important natural and cultural heritage, co-managed with traditional owners. Secluded unpatrolled beach backed by coastal heath.
Notes: No camping.
Address: NSW
Contact: Bryon Bay National Park Visitor Centre
Phone: 02 6620 9300 or 1300 361 967  
Email: cape.byron@environment.nsw.gov.au or info@environment.nsw.gov.au
Website:www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/north
www.environment.nsw.gov.au

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Archer Rivern

Currently Unrated  
Description: 9km NW Rockhampton CBD. Mountain, deep valleys, dry rainforests, woodlands, Aboriginal sites. Easy walks, hard hike, wheelchair access to lookouts and picnic area, great views.
Notes: No camping. Accommodation in Rockhampton.
Address: QLD
Contact: QPWS info centre - Rockhampton
Phone: 07 4936 0511   Fax: 07 4936 2212
Email: info@derm.qld.gov.au
Website:www.epa.qld.gov.au
www.queenslandholidays.com.au

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Auburn River National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 40km SW Mundubbera. Massive boulders, river, gorge, forest (including bottle trees). Moderate walks (no marked tracks), lookout, hard hikes, picnics.
Notes: Car-based and caravan camping in designated area on Auburn River. BYO water. 4WD recommended in wet weather.
Address: QLD
Contact: QPWS info centre - Mundubbera
Phone: 07 4165 3905  
Email: info@derm.qld.gov.au
Website:www.epa.qld.gov.au
www.queenslandholidays.com.au

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Avon Valley National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 80km NE Perth. Avon River, jarrah forests, rock outcrops, deep valleys. Easy walks, hard hikes, great canoeing in winter, white water rafting tours.
Notes: Unsealed roads. Car-based camping at Bald Hill, Drummonds, Homestead, Valley Camp, Cec Barrow. Bush campers and walkers off track must advise ranger. BYO water.
Address: WA
Contact: DEC Office - Perth Hill NP Centre, Mundaring
Phone: 08 9295 2244   Fax: 08 9295 3247
Email: info@dec.wa.gov.au
Website:www.dec.wa.gov.au
www.naturebase.net

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Badgingarra National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 190km N Perth. High breakaway country, low sandplains, abundant wildflowers. Nature trail, walks, picnics.
Notes: No camping.
Address: WA
Contact: DEC Office - Cervantes
Phone: 08 9652 7043   Fax: 08 9652 7340
Email: info@dec.wa.gov.au
Website:www.dec.wa.gov.au

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Bald Rock National Park

Currently Unrated  
Description: 29km N Tenterfield. Largest granite rock in Australia, canyons, stone arches, panoramic views. 3 hour return walk to summit, also longer walks and hikes.
Notes: Car-based camping, medium-sized caravans. Wheelchair-accessible track to foot of Bald Rock with assistance.
Address: NSW
Contact: DECC Office - Tenterfield
Phone: 02 6736 4298   Fax: 02 6736 4301
Email: info@environment.nsw.gov.au
Website:www.environment.nsw.gov.au
www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au

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