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The Ruins campground and picnic area

12 Ratings

All camping in NSW National Parks currently requires a booking due to COVID-19 restrictions.



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Ben M. 1 year ago

Are fires allowed here?


No. Not permitted in a nation park.. by Nicholas c.

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Julie Kevin Martin 1 year ago

Are they hot showers do u need to book for a guaranteed spot ?


Yes. Hot showers timed for 3 minutes. You have to book a spot now. Great spot to spend a few relaxing days. by Nicholas c.


12 Reviews

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Samia H.
2 weeks ago

Beautiful campground with walkway to the beach. Definitely will come back here.

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Guest A.
2 weeks ago
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3 months ago

Absolutely love this little gem. Less then 2hrs north of Newcastle (home) is this quiet (except peak periods) clean little national park camp ground. No powered sites however water, showers and bbq facilities. Camp grounds are 2-3min walk to the waters edge of a nice beach. Come here 3-4 times a year for mini get seats

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Roby B.
4 months ago

Just spent 3 nights here. Great spot, terrific beach. Hot showers, reasonably clean amenities. Make sure you book a site near the beach.

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Sophie D.
4 months ago

Loved staying at this campground. The walk to the beach was so quick and easy. The showers and bathrooms were clean and tidy. The sites are spacious. It’s just a good time, but I did this that it was a bit overcrowded and un shaded as it’s just a large open grassy area. But if you can provide your own shade and get a site on the outskirts of the campground it’s definitely a winner 🤗


The Lakes Way,
Booti Booti 2428,

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National Parks


Caltex Pacific Palms

2.12 km

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