Forest Camp North Campground

Last Updated Oct 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter

Forest Camp North has toilets Forest Camp North has water available Forest Camp North has picnic fireplaces There are bbqs available at Forest Camp North Forest Camp North has picnic tables You can go fishing at Forest Camp North You are able to canoe in Forest Camp North

A relatively large, open, level, grassed clearing by the wide and deep lower Glenelg River.

Suit a group of >5 families camping

Bush setting but with little shade. Spring brings wildflowers and orchids. Kangaroos and emus are common in the surrounding forest. Prolific bird life.

Pit toilet, tank water

rate 4.36/5

Facilities and activities at Forest Camp North

Number of sites:


Camping Fees:

From $34 per night


Bookings can be made over the phone or internet.

How to book:

To view pricing and book online, visit


Longdrop or composting


Not allowed

Water Availability:

Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.

Camp fires:

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:

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 Forest Camp North


This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.

Getting there

Situated on the northern bank of the lower Glenelg River, south-west of Dartmoor, south-east of Mt Gambier.

Access from Dartmoor [A1]: South-west 12.3k on Wanwin Rd (11k sealed), bear left (south) 2.2k on Wanwin Rd (limestone gravel), right (nor-east) 3k on Wannwin Rd, left (south) 2.8k to the Fireline Track, left (east) 300m, right (south) 200m down a steep track to the river.

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