Hutchessons Campground

Last Updated Oct 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter

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Pleasant riverside camp views of the winding gorge of the wide and deep lower Glenelg River.

Two fenced, segregated sites at road end

Bush setting with reasonable shade from Yellow Gums over short grass.

Wrens, rosellas and other birds plentiful. Spring brings wildflowers and orchids. Kangaroos and emus are common in the surrounding forest.


pit wc, tank water

rate 4.64

Facilities and activities at Hutchessons

Number of sites:


Camping Fees:

From $35.90 per night depending on season (as of Oct 2014)


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:


Horse Riding:


Canoeing / Kayaking:

There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite

More Information

Location information for Hutchessons


This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.

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) 11k on Wannwin Rd, left (south) 1.2k through pine plantation down to the river.

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