Martins Tank Lake Campground

Last Updated Mar 2016 by LG64

Martins Tank Lake has toilets Martins Tank Lake has picnic fireplaces There are bbqs available at Martins Tank Lake There are picnic tables available at Martins Tank Lake Martins Tank Lake has picnic tables You can go fishing at Martins Tank Lake You are able to canoe in Martins Tank Lake


Well provisioned campground with easy access to the Ramsar Wetlands Declared Yalgorup National Park.

The campground has a camp kitchen with gas fired barbecues, washing up area and burners. There are also communal fire pits (bring your own wood).

There are tent only sites, as well as some suitable for caravans and campers. The campsites are level, and mainly dirt/grass, with picnic tables and surrounded by grass trees and peppermints.

One of the best reasons to visit here is a chance to see the Thrombolites. They have built a boardwalk now to allow you to view them from above without damaging them.

Don't forget your binoculars, bird book. You have a good chance of spotting many of the migratory birds that call these lakes a temporary home.

The lake itself is fairly shallow, but a kayak is still a great way to get away from the other campers and gives you the chance of spotting more wildlife. There is also nearby 4wd beach access which will give you access to some of the excellent beach fishing along this stretch of coast. Whiting and Tailor are pretty much guaranteed and if you are lucky, maybe a Mulloway. I found the most productive areas near where the reef comes in to shore.

Facilities and activities at Martins Tank Lake

Number of sites:

34

Camping Fees:

$10 per adult

$2.20 Children (6-15)

Under 5 - Free

Bookings:

Self serve booth at campsite.

How to book:

Online-only booking is available up to 180 days (approximately six months) before arrival. Specific numbered camp sites cannot be guaranteed

Toilets:

Longdrop or composting

Pets:

Not allowed

Water Availability:

No water available at this campsite

Camp fires:

Fires may be allowed in built fire places. Please check local fire bans and rules.

Barbeques:

Gas/electric barbeques available.

Swimming:

You are able to swim in the lake nearby.

Fishing:

There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.

Picnic Tables:

Yes.

Horse Riding:

No

Canoeing / Kayaking:

There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite

More Information

http://www.dec.wa.gov.au/ca...

Location information for Martins Tank Lake

Access

This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.

Getting there

Take Preston Beach Road off the Bunbury Highway and follow signs. The last section is good quality dirt road.

View directions from Mandurah in google maps




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