Mill Creek campground (30 sites)
Wheelchair access: easy
This area is fully wheelchair accessible
- Toilet facilities are wheelchair accessible
Pick a flat, grassy site by the creek and set yourself up amid the rugged sandstone escarpments and dense eucalypt forests. This pretty, sheltered area is loved by birds and wildlife too – you might see wombats, wallaroos, goannas, lyrebirds and tiny sugar gliders and hear the distinctive chiming sound of bellbirds.
Take a short walk to the picnic area where you'll find the start of a number of great bushwalks – experience rainforest and dry eucalypt forest, climb up onto the escarpment or ride along the Old Great North Road, part of the Convict Sites of Australia World Heritage Area.
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Activities: mountain biking, walking, birdwatching, picnicking, playing and socialising
Getting there: Mill Creek campground is located in Dharug National Park.
Mill Creek campground is located 6.6km east of the Wisemans Ferry crossing, on the north side of the Hawkesbury River in Dharug National Park.
To get there, turn right from the ferry and follow signs for Dharug National Park – Mill Creek campground. Turn left and follow the road for 1.7km to the end, where you’ll find the campground. You can also reach the campground by taking Wisemans Ferry Road from the F3 exits at Calga, Gosford and Peats Ridge.
Facilities: wood barbecues (bring your own firewood), gas/electric barbecues, non-flush toilets, carpark
Water supply: There is tank water, not suitable for drinking.
Online bookings: use a secure payment facility to book online
Alternatively, please contact the Customer Experience Team on 13000 PARKS (13000 72757).
NB: All reservations incur a booking fee of 2.5% in addition to the total amount payable.
Central Coast, Phone: 02 4320 4200 (general enquiries)
Ten Mile Hollow campground (6 sites)
Ten Mile Hollow campground is a great place to stop overnight when you’re walking the multi-day walk along the World Heritage-listed Old Great North Road.
This free campground is fairly basic, however it’s bound to be a welcome sight after a day’s walk or bike ride. Ease your tired legs and enjoy a campfire and dinner, ready for a good sleep and another day of exploring this rugged park.
Activities: walking, mountain biking, birdwatching, picnicking, playing and socialising
Getting there: Access to the campground is via the Old Great North Road. Park your car at Wisemans Ferry and take the ferry across to the trailhead, which is about 500m west of the ferry, on the northern side of the river.
You can also reach the trailhead by taking Wisemans Ferry Road from the F3.
Facilities: non-flush toilets, drinking water, fire rings (bring your own firewood)
Central Coast, Phone: 02 4320 4200 (general enquiries)
Camping: events and activities
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