Last Updated Jan 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter
A rather scruffy site in a beautiful forest valley.
An old sawmill site with many relics littering the area but providing a firm, bumpy graveled circuit.
Well shaded by Blackwood and wattles.
Exotics include hydrangea. Most of the clearing is covered in long grass which is now being overgrown by blackberry.
Looks out over Acheron River tree-ferns and surrounding forested slopes.
Logs were originally winched down from the Great Dividing Range to the east (Lowering Gear Track). The Feiglin Road is new. The Feiglin campsite might be acceptable if log trucks are not operating and throwing up dust.
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.
No bbqs are provided.
There are no known swimming spots at this campsite.
There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.
Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite
There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite
This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.
Access off the Maroondah Hwy [B360] at St Fillans (9k SW of Marysville, 25k N of Healesville): East 200m on the Marysville Rd [C512], right (south) 8.3k on the Acheron Way [C507], left (east) 300m on Feiglin Rd (gravel) across the Acheron River, short track on the right.
Alternatively: 26k from Warburton (14k gravel over the Acheron Gap): a very scenic, graded, but winding road; not recommended for buses or caravans.
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