Park is closed
Skull camp remote bush camp
Skull camp camping area is an open forest site in the foothills on the south-eastern side of Mount Maroon located on Map Sheet: Maroon 9441-42, Grid Reference: 734 770.
Camping area facilities
- Tent camping
- Long walk to tent
Camping area features: Open forest site in the foothills on the south-eastern side of Mount Maroon.
Location: Grid Reference: 735 772.
Access: A 1hr easy to moderate walk from the locked gate at the end of Seidenspinner Road.
Number of sites: No defined sites. Maximum of 30 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.
Mobile phone coverage: Not reliable.
- Temporary closure Mt Barney National Park 23–27 May 2022
- Periodic Planned Burn closures-Mt Maroon section of Mt Barney National Park 11 April to 30 June 2022