Last Updated Jan 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter
Dispersed bush camping on the high banks of the Murray River between Koondrook [C264] and Murrabit [C263], 30k north-east of Kerang [B400].
Surrounded by flood plain State Forest - River Red Gum and some Black Box forest, mainly open with grasses, and swamps.
27 sites with fireplaces dispersed along the river, all level, some open, some secluded by wattle scrub, no beaches, facing forest across the river. Prolific bird life.
Not the most attractive Murray River camp but popular.
This is a free camping area.
First in, best dressed.
No toilets available at this campsite
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.
This campsite is near a river or creek that has swimming holes.
There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.
Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite
There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
From Koondrook: nor-east 1.2k on Murray Parade, right (nor-east) 1k on Cassidy Lane (0.5 gravel), right (nor-east) 200m on River Tk, cross grid into Guttrum Forest, can follow river downstream for about 5k (formed, rutted track); select a site on the right
Access to Benwell SF is limited to a short riverside track at the end of Hall Lane (1k gravel 1k formed), 2k off the Koondrook-Murrabit Rd about 1k east of Myall.
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