Last Updated Nov 2013
There are very large and separated campsites here that tend to get used for the odd enjoyable, loud gathering.
NSW state forest have even mention on their website that "This site is recommended to groups of campers who wish to have a good time without disturbing other campers and forest visitors."
There is a nice little picnic area (Dobbie Rim) nearby
There are some great swimming spots in the Allyn river nearby and plenty of grass and shade for pitching a tent or camper trailer
This is a free camping area.
No booking can be made for Old Camp
Longdrop or composting
Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
Fires may be allowed in built fire places. Please check local fire bans and rules.
Wood barbeques are available. Bring firewood and check firebans.
This campsite is near a river or creek that has swimming holes.
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
There are two main sections to this State Forest, Allyn River is the western area of the park and contains a number of campgrounds. Telegherry River is Eastern side.
This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.
Off Allyn River Road (south of Ladies well swimming hole)
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