Details on 123 campsites within 100km of Running Creek Reserve,

Running Creek Reserve Campground

Last Updated Jan 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter

Running Creek Reserve has toilets Running Creek Reserve has water available Running Creek Reserve has picnic fireplaces Running Creek Reserve has picnic tables You can go fishing at Running Creek Reserve You are able to canoe in Running Creek Reserve Pets allowed in Running Creek Reserve

Very pleasant, quiet camp in State Forest by the Howqua River near the junction with Running Creek.

A large, green, level river flat in open forest of Narrow-leaved Peppermint, Candlebark, Blue Gum, Manna Gum and Stringybark, surrounded by dry foothill forest. Some sites grassed, some worn.

Rated 4.2/5

Wrens, rosellas, kookaburras magpies and ducks abound.

Facilities and activities at Running Creek Reserve

Number of sites:


Camping Fees:

Free Campground


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 Running Creek Reserve


This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.

Getting there

From Mansfield: South 23k down the Woods Point Rd [C511] to just over the Howqua Rv Bridge (9k N of Jamieson), left (east) up the Howqua River Rd (Howquadale Rd) 8k (gravel, increasingly narrow and twisty) enter state forest, cross Running Creek bridge, 200m up to ridge and downsignposted track to left (300m) [check if wet] opposite Steiners Rd

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