Forestry bush camp
Forestry bush camp is a shaded area located on the bank of Cronan Creek near the base of Mount Barney located on Map Sheet: Mt Lindesay 9441-31, Grid Reference: 718 698.
Camping area facilities
- Tent camping
- Long walk to tent
Camping area features: A shaded area located on the bank of Cronan Creek near the base of Mount Barney.
Location: Grid Reference: 721 699.
Access: A 1hr walk from Yellow Pinch along a fire trail. This is a moderate walk.
Number of sites: No defined sites. Maximum of 12 people.
Camp sites are suitable for: self-sufficient, walk-in camping.
Camp site surface: Soil and leaf litter.
Facilities: None. Must be self-sufficient. Water collected from creeks should be treated before drinking. All rubbish (including food scraps) must be carried out.
Open fires: Prohibited. Use fuel stoves only.
Generator use: Not allowed.
Essentials to bring: Drinking water, extra food, first-aid kit, topographic map, compass, torch, warm clothing, wet weather gear, rubbish bags, insect repellent, fuel or gas stove and a small trowel for burying faecal waste. Read more about before you visit.
Bookings: book online or learn about our camping booking options.
Mobile phone coverage: No coverage.
Upcoming camping area availability
For more safety information see Visiting Mount Barney safely and camp with care.
- Partial closures due to planned burns 24 May to 1 September 2023