**Please note: this is accessed via a short unsealed road from the highway which is suitable for 2WD vehicles. Snow chains are required after snow**
Yarrangobilly Village campground is ideal for a touring holiday of Kosciuszko National Park and offers a great base for walking, fishing, as well as exploring the historic and natural wonders in the northern precinct of the park. This picturesque riverside camping spot is located beside historic Cotterill’s Cottage, the oldest building in Kosciuszko National Park.
Set among grassy woodlands, just off the highway, it has easy parking for caravans and trailers. The campground is only a short drive to Yarrangobilly Caves and a range of walks such as Jounama heritage walking track. If you’re after a 4WD adventure, nearby Lobbs Hole Ravine 4WD trail offers incredible scenic views across Great Dividing Range.
Set on the banks of meandering Yarrangabilly River, try your hand at fishing or enjoy a leisurely picnic. You might spot a few eastern grey kangaroos grazing or relaxing in the shade.
Activities: camping, walking, fishing, geological/geomorphological appreciation, birdwatching, paddling
Natural setting: grassy woodlands
Cultural heritage: Cotterill's Cottage is within the camping grounds. The building is one of the oldest in Kosciuszko National Park and has not changed since its construction in the 1890s. In the 1930s the village consisted of approximately ten houses and was once a part of the Jounama State Forest. Jounama Homestead ruin and heritage walk are within 10 km of the campground.
Getting there: Yarrangobilly Village campground is in the northern precinct of Kosciuszko National Park. To get there:
- Travel 62km south along Snowy Mountains Highway from Tumut
- The campground is near the highway where it crosses Yarrangobilly River
Facilities: picnic tables, wood barbecues (bring your own firewood), non-flush toilets, carpark, non-potable water
Water supply: It is recommended that all drinking water collected from the Yarrangobilly River be boiled for at least 5-10 minutes before consumption.
Bookings: Bookings are not available at this campground.
AddressSnowy Mountains Highway
Kosciuszko , New South Wales, 2624
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