Last Updated Jan 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter
A pleasant, reasonably large site on grassed creek flats sloping down to the Lima East (Moonee Moonee or Black Charlie) Creek, surrounded by steep forested hills.
Overlooked by the low use forestry road. Some shade is provided by scattered Narrow-leaved Peppermint, Mountain Ash and Blackwood wattle. By late afternoon the entire clearing is shaded by the forested ridge.
The tumbling, cascading nature of the creek precludes swimming but has fish and yabbies.
Toilets are new, the information board has been vandalized and there are only 2 benches and BBQs.
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.
There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
From Swanpool on the Midland Hwy [B300] (23k S of Benalla): West 1k on the Swanpool-Lima Rd, left (south) 11k on the Lima East Road (5.4k gravel). Signposted on the right.
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