Last Updated Feb 2016 by Crouchy
Unfortunately, camping is no longer permitted at O'Briens Crossing.
Basic bush camping site in Lederderg State park right on the Lederderg River, surrounded by native open forest. The campground is open, mostly level and grassy so is great for tent based camping. You can pitch your tent right near the waters edge and hear the bubbling stream as you doze off at night.
There are basic facilities (fireplace / BBQs and picnic tables and long drop toilets.
There are a number of interesting walks from this campground ranging from 3km easy walk to Grahams Dam for a swim, all the way up to a 20km walk that is usually done as a 3-4 day walk. Follow the link at the bottom of the page for more information on these walks.
Camping at O'Briens Crossing is free (as at 18/02/2016).
This is a free camping area.
No bookings are required for O'Briens Crossing.
Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
Fires may be allowed in built fire places. Please check local fire bans and rules.
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.
There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite
A spectacular 300 metre deep gorge, cut through the sandstone by the Lederderg River, runs right through the middle of this diverse park.
This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.
It would be possible to take a small van in here in good weather, however is probably better suited to car based camping and camper trailers.
The campground is located on O'Briens Road, about 9km from Blackwood, Victoria. Take the Greendale Road south for about 3.5km and take a left into Obriens Road. The campground is another 5km further on.
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