Details on 44 campsites within 100km of Dargile Plantation,

Dargile Plantation Campground

Last Updated Dec 2013 | Originally suggested by Peter

Dargile Plantation has toilets Dargile Plantation has water available There are bbqs available at Dargile Plantation There are picnic tables available at Dargile Plantation There are areas available in Dargile Plantation for horse riding Pets allowed in Dargile Plantation


A reasonably pleasant camp, if it is not crowded or the weather is not too hot.

A sandy clearing with an adjacent large graveled car park which has limited shade.

Recently re-developed, the facilities (large shelter with 4 BBQs, tank, 5 benches, 2 BBQs, composting toilet) are good. Exposed to regular traffic on Plantation Tk although recent plantings may eventually improve privacy.

Rated 3.3/5

Popular horse riding camp.

Surrounded by a White Ironbark forest with an understory of wattle, brush and wildflowers.

There is a wide variety and quantity of small birds, plus flies. Wildflowers in spring.

An unusual feature is a flourishing grove of Sandalwood (NSW rainforest).

Facilities and activities at Dargile Plantation

Number of sites:

6

Camping Fees:

Free Camping

Bookings:

This is a free camping area.

How to book:

First in, best dressed.

Toilets:

Longdrop or composting

Pets:

Pets are allowed with conditions

Water Availability:

Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.

Camp fires:

No fires are permitted at this camp ground.

Barbeques:

Wood barbeques are available. Bring firewood and check firebans.

Swimming:

There are no known swimming spots at this campsite.

Fishing:

There is no fishing at or near this campsite.

Picnic Tables:

Yes.

Horse Riding:

Yes.

Canoeing / Kayaking:

There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite

More Information

http://parkweb.vic.gov.au/_...

Location information for Dargile Plantation

Access

This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.

Getting there

From Heathcote, east 5k on Chauncey St which becomes the Heathcote-Costerfield Rd past the showground, left (north) 4k on Plantation Rd (2.5 gravel), left (west) at a large picnic ground sign 0.6k down Plantation Tk (good gravel).




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