If travelling during school holidays, camping spots will need to be booked ahead of travelling.
Some parks require campers to obtain camping permits. These permits can be purchased from the local Park Visitor Centre or obtained at the campgrounds. In these parks, site availablility is on a first come, first serve basis.
Parks such as Croajingolong National Park requires advance bookings for summer, Easter and other holidays. For camping at Croajingolong including Wingan Inlet, Thurra River and Shipwreck Creek, Lower Glenelg, Snowy River (McKillop Bridge) and the Lakes National Parks, Gippsland Lakes (Paradise Beach) and Discovery Bay (Swan Lake) Coastal Parks:
Sites per night (maximum number of persons per site - 6) Normal rates - $10.50, Off Season Rates and School Groups - $7.80, Additional Vehicle per site per night - $4.20
Advance booking essential during school holidays. Minimum 1 week stay in peak periods.
Apply to Mallacoota Parks Victoria Office phone: (03) 5161 9500 for Tamboon Inlet, Wingan Inlet, Shipwreck Creek and Peach Tree Camp.
For details on Croajingolong National Park (including campsite bookings) and other Victorian National Parks and Reserves contact the Parks Victoria Information Line on: 13 1963.
You can also visit our website at: Parks Victoria
Fuel Supplies & Usage
|4cyl 94 litres *||4cyl 70 litres||4cyl 87 litres|
|6cyl 67 litres||6cyl 79 litres||6cyl 77 litres|
|8cyl 67 litres||8cyl 72 litres|
Usage is averaged from recorded data (* specific to this trek) and calculated based on trek distance.
Best Time To Visit
Most tracks are closed from 1st June to 31st October, although some may be closed earlier.
Closest Climatic Station
Bombala (Therry Street)
Distance from Trek Mid Point 0.3km S
Best time to travel Ok time to travel Travel NOT recommended
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