Bruces Bend - VIC

 

Position

DEG: -35.97401 145.927704
DMS: 35º 58' 26.44" S 145º 55' 39.73" E
UTM: 55 H 6018403mN 403323mE
Altitude: 130.52m

Description

Place Type

Camps & Accom - Camp Free

Location

221.54kms NorthEast of Melbourne - Driving 281 km (3 hours 4 mins)
300.61kms West of Canberra - Driving 438 km (4 hours 31 mins)
675.22kms East of Adelaide - Driving 806 km (8 hours 44 mins)

Address & Contact

Reedys Rd
Burramine VIC 3730
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

Dispersed bush camping on grassed beaches by the Murray River surrounded by flood plain forest - River Red Gums, billabongs and swamps. Odd BBQs and tables have disappeared = no facilities. Very distant traffic noise. Prolific bird life and occasional cattle grazing.
Access off the Murray Valley Hwy [B400] Hwy 8k west of Yarrawonga (just after the 95k post), north 1.1k on Bruces Rd (gravel) to entry grid and information board, track T junction at 2.1k from the Hwy
Beaches, from the left, west, downstream (distances from the T junction) are:
* Sharps, via Bruces Track and Sharps Track 3k, track deteriorates near end
* Bruces Beach No 2 north off Bruces Track 2.3k, small dispersed sites
* Bruces Beach No 1 north off Bruces Track 1.8k, dense immature Red Gums
* Zinettis No 2 north off Zinettis Track 1k, large beach, little shade
* Zinettis No 1 north off Zinettis Track 1.5k, small level area and beach but there are many riverside high-level sites (without beach) along Black Hole Tk to the south.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Yarrawonga
Distance from Bruces Bend 11.11km SE
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C32.631.527.522.818.114.713.515.318.522.227.129.8
Mean Min. °C15.715.812.68.85.94.13.43.75.17.211.313.1
Mean Rain mm30.050.637.025.531.040.347.339.842.137.245.140.7

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