Last Updated Jan 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter
Small, level, gravelly clearing in dry mixed sclerophyll forest on the nose of a ridge above Lake Tyres.
Well shaded by Silver top, Southern mahogany and wattle with thin undergrowth (spring wildflowers). The view of the lake is constrained by tree tops.
An easy 200m walking track leads down to the lake. Well off main roads at tracks end. Possibly some day trippers.
Black swans, water birds and kookaburras are common, as are wallaby and wombats.
Use of gas stoves and portable toilets preferred.
This is a free camping area.
First in, best dressed.
No toilets available at this campsite
Pets are allowed with conditions
No water available at this campsite
No fires are permitted at this camp ground.
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
This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.
From Lakes Entrance: North east 29.5k along the Princes Hwy [A1] (6.7k past Nowa Nowa), right (south) down Lake Tyres House Rd (creek gravel, rough) 6.8k, right (west) 2.1k down Camerons Arm Track No 1 (signed Goanna Landing) (smooth formed earth, narrow) (may be too narrow & twisting past trees for caravans/large rigs)
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