Last Updated Dec 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter
Quiet camp located in a thin band of Red Gum and Black Box open woodland by the Lake shoreline.
Two fireplaces and tables, pit toilet, tank water.
Lake Albacutya fills about once every 20 years, is currently dry and salt bush is flourishing. Dispersed bush camping is permitted around the lake but tracks are sandy and may require 4-wheel drive.
Kangaroos and emus abound. Can be hot and dry in summer. Winter nights can be cold.
Sunbathe on the beach and wait for the tide to come in.
Watch sunsets over the flats.
Nature study, bush walking, 4 wheel touring, hunting (duck, fox, rabbit)
This is a free camping area.
First in, best dressed
Longdrop or composting
Pets are allowed with conditions
Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
There are no built fireplaces in this camp ground, however it may be permisable to have a camp fire under certain conditions. Please check local fire restrictions and rules before lighting fires.
Wood barbeques are available. Bring firewood and check firebans.
You are able to swim in the lake nearby.
There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.
There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite
Lake Albacutya fills about once every 20 years, is currently dry and salt bush is flourishing.
We have no information available on what vehicles can access this campsite.
From Yaapeet, west 4.5k on Frew Street (3k gravel).
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