Details on 120 campsites within 100km of Big River,

Big River Campground

Last Updated Nov 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter

Big River has toilets Big River has water available Big River has picnic fireplaces Big River has picnic tables You can go fishing at Big River You are able to canoe in Big River Pets allowed in Big River

Situated in a bend of the Big River below the bridge, level shelved flats, well shaded by Peppermint and tea-tree, facing timbered cliffs over the river.

Popular at peak periods = worn and a bit scruffy. Some muddy pot holes.

Rated 3.6/5

Take note of fire bans.

Surrounded by steep forested slopes.

Facilities and activities at Big River

Number of sites:


Camping Fees:

Free Camping


This is a free camping area.

How to book:

First in, best dressed


Longdrop or composting


Pets are allowed with conditions

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.


No bbqs are provided.


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


There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.

Picnic Tables:

Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite

Horse Riding:


Canoeing / Kayaking:

There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite

More Information


Location information for Big River


This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.

Getting there

Access from Eildon: South 2k on the Goulburn Valley Hwy [B340], left (south east) 32k on the Eildon-Jamieson Rd, left on short gravelled access track (signed) just after crossing the Big River Bridge.

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