Top 10 campsites that allow fires near McCauleys Beach, NSW
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Top 10 campsites that allow fires near McCauleys Beach, NSW

They say life is better around the campfire. And we could not agree more. 

Over the years due to increase fire risk it's become a challenge to find great campsites that allow you to have a fire by your tent. 

Please be a responsible Aircamper and brush up on your fire safety knowledge. Bushwalking NSW has a great article that'll give you the rundown on how to light a fire responsibly.

Below we've collected some hidden gems near McCauleys Beach, NSW that still allow you to sit back, toast your feet and incinerate some marshmallows while telling stories about camping when you were a kid.

#10 Grasspit Meryla

52 Meryla Rd, Meryla, New South Wales
2 hours 39 minutes (90 km) drive from McCauleys Beach
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  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ 4WD Trails
  • ✓ Allows fires
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#9 Nowra Gateway Caravan Park

Pleasant Way, Nowra, New South Wales
1 hour 9 minutes (86.7 km) drive from McCauleys Beach
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  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Drinking Water
  • ✓ BBQ Areas
  • ✓ Powered sites
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Boat Ramp Nearby
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Cabins Available
  • ✓ Dump Spot
  • ✓ Laundry
  • ✓ Fishing
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Kids play park
  • ✓ Allows fires
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#8 Bents Basin State Conservation Area

525 Wolstenholme Ave, Greendale, New South Wales
1 hour 14 minutes (69.5 km) drive from McCauleys Beach
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  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Drinking Water
  • ✓ BBQ Areas
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ National Parks
  • ✓ Fishing
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Allows fires
  • ✓ 2 hours from Sydney
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#7 Bents Basin campground

525 Wolstenholme Ave, Greendale NSW 2745
1 hour 13 minutes (69.4 km) drive from McCauleys Beach
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  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Drinking Water
  • ✓ BBQ Areas
  • ✓ Allotted Site
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ National Parks
  • ✓ Disabled Access
  • ✓ Showers
  • ✓ Garbage
  • ✓ Fishing
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Allows fires
  • ✓ 2 hours from Sydney
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#6 Poplar Tourist Park

21 Macarthur Rd, Elderslie (Camden), New South Wales
53 minutes (55.3 km) drive from McCauleys Beach
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Drinking Water
  • ✓ BBQ Areas
  • ✓ Powered sites
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Showers
  • ✓ Wifi
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Cabins Available
  • ✓ Dump Spot
  • ✓ Laundry
  • ✓ Coffee Nearby
  • ✓ Allows fires
  • ✓ 2 hours from Sydney
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#5 Reflections Killalea Reserve

Killalea Drive, Shell Cove NSW 2529
39 minutes (39.7 km) drive from McCauleys Beach
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  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Drinking Water
  • ✓ BBQ Areas
  • ✓ Allotted Site
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Glamping
  • ✓ Car
  • ✓ Disabled Access
  • ✓ Firewood for sale
  • ✓ Showers
  • ✓ Wifi
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Cabins Available
  • ✓ Garbage
  • ✓ Laundry
  • ✓ Hiking
  • ✓ Fishing
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Kids play park
  • ✓ Coffee Nearby
  • ✓ Allows fires
  • ✓ Reflections
  • ✓ 2 hours from Sydney
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#4 Hewitt's Hideaway Thirroul

Thirroul NSW 2515
5 minutes (2.6 km) drive from McCauleys Beach
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Drinking Water
  • ✓ BBQ Areas
  • ✓ Next to car
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Independent
  • ✓ Car
  • ✓ Boat Ramp Nearby
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Swimming pool
  • ✓ Biking
  • ✓ Hiking
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Coffee Nearby
  • ✓ 2 hours from Sydney
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#3 Murphys Glen campground

Murphys Fire Track, Blue Labyrinth NSW 2782 Get directions
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ BBQ Areas
  • ✓ Allotted Site
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ National Parks
  • ✓ Car
  • ✓ Biking
  • ✓ Hiking
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ 4WD Trails
  • ✓ Allows fires
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#2 Little Rach's Clearing

Penrose Forest Way, Penrose, New South Wales Get directions
  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ Allows fires
  • ✓ 2 hours from Sydney
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#1 Mountain View Resort

14 SHOALHAVEN HEADS ROAD, SHOALHAVEN HEADS NSW 2535 Get directions
  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Drinking Water
  • ✓ BBQ Areas
  • ✓ Powered sites
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Boat Ramp Nearby
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Cabins Available
  • ✓ Dump Spot
  • ✓ Laundry
  • ✓ Fishing
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Kids play park
  • ✓ Allows fires
  • ✓ 2 hours from Sydney
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