Last Updated Jan 2014 | Originally suggested by c.j.b
While this is called a `rest area`, this is a secluded forest campsite some distance from the highway.
The campground is the clearing at the end of a 400 metre track that heads into the Girard State Forest, and is typical for camping in a State Forest-- there is a drop toilet, an intermittent stream nearby, plenty of tall trees remaindered from long-forgotten logging operations, and the requisite large spiders.
This is a free campsite.
This is a free camping area.
Longdrop or composting
It is not known if pets are allowed at this campsite
It is not known if there is water available at this campsite
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.
It is not known if there are any fishing spots 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.
The turnoff from the Bruxner Highway is signposted at (28.925591S 152.316329E). Follow the trail 'downwards'.
The trail is an unformed path, so could become impassible for 2WD in wet weather.
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