Last Updated Mar 2017 | Originally suggested by Peter
Bush camping (no facilities) on the banks of the Loddon River.
Most of the site is a cleared level paddock, well grassed but open to the road and shaded by one fir tree.
May be boggy when wet. Backed by a steep lightly treed ridge and facing state forest (Yellow Box and Long-leaved Bundy Box) across the gurgling stream.
At the rear of the site the graveled access track winds round the hill to a secluded nook with space for 2 or 3 rigs, shaded by the ridge. This can be a pleasant camp but can be popular at peak periods.
This is a free camping area.
First in, best dressed.
Longdrop or composting
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.
Wood barbeques are available. Bring firewood and check firebans.
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 site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
From Castlemaine [B180] : South 8k on the Midland Hwy [A300] almost to Yapeen, left (east) 1k to Strathloddon, right (south) 4k on the Vaughan Springs Rd to Vaughan Springs, continue east 1.5k on the Drummond-Vaughan Rd to the Fryerstown Rd junction, right (south) 1.8k on the Drummond Rd, on the left just south of the Loddon River bridge.
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