Soothe those frazzled city nerves with a quick getaway to Ingar campground on Kings Tableland, near Wentworth Falls. The Ingar trail leads to this picturesque campsite nestled amongst the scribbly gums.
Kickstart your kids’ love of the Australian bush with a heap of family friendly options, including mountain biking and walking. The nearby dam on Ingar Creek is perfect for swimming, paddling and liloing. If you’re lucky, there might be an eastern water dragon sunning itself on the creek bank.
After a barbecue dinner, get out the torch and look for the local nightlife. You might see sugar gliders, possums and bandicoots. Then it’s time to toast marshmallows over your campfire before settling, exhausted but happy, into your tent.
Ingar campground is in the Wentworth Falls area of Blue Mountains National Park. There is no vehicle access to this campground at this time. To get there:
- Turn off the Great Western Highway at Wentworth Falls at Tableland Road
- Drive for 1.6km, then turn left onto Elizabeth Drive. The Ingar fire trail starts at the end of Queen Elizabeth Drive.
- You'll need to park on Queen Elizabeth Drive and walk or cycle around 9.5km along Ingar trail, taking the left fork near the end of the trail.
- Remote/backpack camping
- Picnic tables
What to Bring
- Drinking and cooking water
Bookings are required. Book online at https://nsw.rezexpert.com/book?business_code=500652&type_id=4028&_ga=2.105605955.1589279367.1616538578-2051782135.1568159389 or phone National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757.
- Access to Ingar campground is only via Andersons (20km) and Bedford Creek (10km) trails by foot. These trails may become inaccessible in wet weather.
- If it is accessible at the time, parking is available at Murphys Glen campground.
- Sites are unmarked.
- This is a remote campground, please arrive well prepared.
Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales, 2787
Coordinates & Contact Details-33.771527, 150.46310102 4787 8877
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