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FAQ - Camping

Q.  Do I need to book a camp site?

A.  Yes. As we choose to limit our camper number to only 100 people, the school holidays and long weekends can fill up very quickly. Book Now

Q.  Do you allow pets?

A.  No.  Mt Barney Lodge is a Wilderness Retreat and a Land for Wildlife member.  You will see many Redneck Wallabies, birds and other native wildlife in the campgrounds.

However, assistance and guide dogs will be considered under strict control.  Please call us when making your reservation to discuss requirements.

Q.  Do you have powered sites?

A.  No.  We only have unpowered sites.

Q. What is your noise policy?

A.  As we are a wilderness retreat on private property, we do ask all guests to keep all noise to a respectable level at all times and to consider other guests.  We do enforce quiet time after 10pm.

Q.  Can I bring my caravan or motorhome?

A.  Yes. Motorhomes, caravans and camper trailers are most welcome.

Q.   Do you allow generators?

A.   No.  But solar panels are welcome!

Q.  Do you allow fires?

A.  Yes. There are many campfire places scattered throughout the campgrounds.

Q.  Can I use my chainsaw?

A.  No.  Pre cut wood is available for sale from the office.  We ask that large pieces of wood not to be collected from the surrounding private property or National Park.

Q.  Do you sell firewood?

A.  Yes. You are welcome to bring your own or we do sell it for $11.00 per bag.

Q.  Where can I camp?

A.  When you check-in at the office, we will show you a site map of the camp grounds where you will be able to choose a site that best suits you.

Q.  Is there drinking water?

A.  Yes, there are water taps throughout the camping grounds.

Q. Are there toilets or hot showers?

A. Your camping tariff includes the use of the modern amenities block which includes toilets and hot showers. No tokens or coins necessary!

Q.  When is check-in and check-out time?

A.  Camping: Check in time is from 1pm. Please let us know if you will be arriving after our office hours.

Q.  Where can I charge my mobile phones/ipad etc?

A.  If you are camping, there are power points situated in the amenities block. For security and insurance purposes, we cannot charge them at the office for you.

Q.  Do you have gas BBQ’s in the camp ground?

A.  No.  BBQ plates are available to hire for a fully refundable deposit.

Q.  Do you have a camp kitchen?

A.  No. We recommend you BYO gas cookers and esky. There are washing-up facilities at the amenities block. We do refill gas bottles and ice is available to purchase at the office.

Q.  I am camping. What do I need to bring?

A.  Download our ‘Complete Camping Gear Check List

Q.  Do you accept Group Bookings?

A.  Yes. See our group booking policy here.

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