Details on 119 campsites within 100km of Keppels,

Keppels Campground

Last Updated Jan 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter

Keppels has water available Keppels has picnic fireplaces Keppels has picnic tables You can go fishing at Keppels


A small grassed clearing in lush, green forest near a clear mountain stream (Keppel Creek).

Being an old hillside sawmill site the ground is broken - there are only a couple of level sites.

Rated 3.8/5

Well shaded by wattles and surrounded by lush, wet sclerophyll forest - white trunked Manna Gum and Mountain Ash.

A 4-wheel track at the back of the site leads 200m to a very secluded, small level camp site by an attractive dam and the bubbling Keppel Creek.

Cerberus Rd climbs steeply through wet sclerophyll forest to Sugarloaf Saddle and the Cathedral Range State Park.

Facilities and activities at Keppels

Number of sites:

3

Camping Fees:

Free Campground

Bookings:

This is a free camping area.

How to book:

First in, best dressed.

Toilets:

No toilets available at this campsite

Pets:

It is not known if pets are allowed at this campsite

Water Availability:

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

Camp fires:

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.

Barbeques:

No bbqs are provided.

Swimming:

This campsite is near a river or creek that has swimming holes.

Fishing:

There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.

Picnic Tables:

Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite

Horse Riding:
Unknown.
Canoeing / Kayaking:

There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite

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Location information for Keppels

Access

This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.

Getting there

from Buxton: South-east 3.6k on the Buxton-Marysville Rd [C508], left (nor-east) 2.5k up Keppels Lane (Mt Margaret Rd) (gravel), left (north) 300 metres down the Cerberus Rd to a small, attractive picnic ground, cross the bridge, continue 200m to the old mill site on the right.




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