Last Updated Sep 2016 by Robert123
A great spot suitable for caravans right on a white sandy beach on the eastern side of Harvey Estuary.
There are basic facilities and flushing toilets. This spot is popular during the peak season (Easter long weekend especially) and day visitors chasing the blue swimmers.
I have heard they are planning on upgrading the campground (thanks to all the mining royalties, but don't know if it has happened yet.
Nearest dump point is at Williams Road, Pinjarra
The most obvious target here is the Blue Swimmer crab. The water is wide, shallow and calm here so if you are really keen you could try my old crabbing method, a broom handle and a hessian sack. Just wade around in the water till you spot one, pin him down with the broom handle, grab his back leg and chuck him in the sack. It is very efficient, lots of fun and doesn't require any bait...
Note: I have had comments that the above method may be outside the permitted methods for catching Blue Swimmer Crabs. See http://www.fish.wa.gov.au/Species/Blue-Swimmer-Crabs/Pages/Blue-Swimmer-Crab-Recreational-Fishing.aspx for more information on permitted methods and seasons.
Pets allowed on lead,
Fires allowed during allocated times and must be contained within a fire pit
There is a maximum of 25 sites available
Please Contact the Shire of Murray for fee details - 9531 7777
Cashier on site.
No bookings can be made for this campground, it does get busy at times, so you will need to get in early on long weekends and school holidays during the warmer months.
Fees are payable to the onsite caretakers.
No water available at this campsite
No fires are permitted at this camp ground.
It is not known if barbeques are available.
This campsite is near the ocean.
There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.
There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
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