Things to do at Myall River Camp

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, go fishing

FISH

The Myall River boasts great fishing from the riverbank, boat or kayak.

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, catch a crab

CRAB

Try your luck catching a local mud crab and cooking it up for dinner.

Myall river Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, shallow sandy beach great for kids to swim and play.

SWIM

The shallow sandy beach area is a great place for kids to swim and play.

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, launch from our boat ramp

BOAT

Launch from the boat ramp with a picnic lunch and explore the river system.

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, kayak along the river

KAYAK

Get up close and personal, by paddling your way around the Myall River.

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, spot a sea turtle

SPOT

Lookout for dolphins, sea turtles, birds, wallabies, pelicans and possums.

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, campfies allowed pending restrictions

SIT

Relax around a campfire, toast marshmallows and boil a billy.

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, photograph stunning sunsets & nature

PHOTOGRAPH

Stunning sunsets & nature along with happy faces of family & friends.

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, things to do, swimming
Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, boating, wildlife, pelicans
Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, kyaking

Breathe in the natural environment, relax or be active in it …

Things to do in the local area

Myall river Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, local shops and towns restaurants, hire

LOCAL TOWNS

A 10 minute drive away are the charming coastal hamlets of Tea Gardens and Hawks Nest.

Myall River Camp, local beaches

LOCAL BEACHES

Recognised as some of Australia’s best beaches, with aquamarine water & white sands.

Myall River Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, explore the National Parks

NATIONAL PARKS

Explore the spectatular Myall Lakes National Park and the internationally recognised wetlands.

DAY TRIPS

Enjoy a day out in the Great Lakes area - from a ferry ride to dolphin & whale watching tours.

Best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, close to local hamlets of Hawks Nest and Tea Gardens

LOCAL TOWNS

A 10 minute drive away are the charming coastal hamlets of Tea Gardens and Hawks Nest. You’ll find all the supplies you need with supermarkets in both towns, along with eateries and places to hire boats, kayaks, fishing gear and more.

TEA GARDENS

Lining the riverfront, Tea Gardens hosts an array of restaurants, cafes and a pub. Take in the quaint setting while eating some fish and chips on the waterfront, indulge in some fresh local prawns and oysters or try any of the numerous eateries. Eat Out Guide

HAWKS NEST

Across the ‘whistling bridge’ you’ll discover Hawks Nest, nestled between the Myall River and the ocean. Home to a precious wild koala colony and a well known holiday destination of a former Australian Prime Minister. You will also find an 18 hole golf course at the Hawks Nest Golf Club.

EXPLORE THE AREA

Myall river Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, close to Jimmy's Beach

LOCAL BEACHES

The two main beaches in the area, Jimmy’s Beach and Bennett’s Beach, are both a short drive away from Myall River Camp.

JIMMY’S BEACH

Sheltered from the ocean, the beach offers calmer water making it perfect for swimming and a family favourite. More info …

BENNETT’S BEACH

The start of a long stretch of beach, recognised as one of Australia’s best, with aquamarine water, white sands and views of lush offshore islands. Popular for swimming and surfing, and if you’re lucky, alongside dolphins at the southern end! It is patrolled during school holidays and weekends in summer. More info …
Myall river Camp, best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, National Parks

NATIONAL PARKS

Hawks Nest is a gateway to the spectatular Myall Lakes National Park. Explore the network of rivers and lakes, formidable sand dunes, beaches, secluded coves, palm forests and the internationally recognised wetlands.

GETTING AROUND

The National Park will appeal to a variety of enthusiasts as it can be seen by 4WD, bike, boat or on foot. More info …

INDIGENOUS ORIGINS

Discover the indigenous origins of the area. Take the Dark Point walking track which meanders through dunes and past middens to Dark Point Aboriginal Place – an important gathering place for the local Worimi Aboriginal people for more than 4000 years.

WALKING TRACKS

For a visual feast, hike the Yacaaba Headland walking track for views along the coast to Port Stephens and even Barrington Tops on a clear day.

Best campground along Myall River on the Mid North Coast, Things to do locally, day trips

DAY TRIPS

Enjoy a day out in the Great Lakes area – from a ferry ride to dolphin & whale watching tours.

LOCAL FERRIES

Catch a ferry into bustling Nelsons Bay and watch the dolphins frolic alongside your boat.

Follow link for the latest ferry timetables

DOLPHIN & WHALE WATCHING TOURS

Port Stephens offers swim with dolphin tours and popular whale watching tours. More info …

EXPLORE FURTHER

Explore the Great Lakes area which features popular holiday spots like Seal Rocks and Forster Tuncurry. More info …