Monks Tank Camping Area
Monks Tank camping area offers a rustic and immersive camping experience within the serene mulga woodlands of its location, situated approximately 33 kilometers from the park entrance.
Facilities & Amenities
Suitable For Camper Trailer
Suitable For Caravans
Suitable For Tents
1) Open fires: Permitted, except when fire prohibitions or fire bans are in place. Bring your own clean-cut, weed free firewood. Fuel stoves are recommended.
2) Generators: Not allowed,
Things to know
The camping area is accessible primarily by 4WD vehicles, making it a suitable destination for those seeking a more adventurous camping experience. However, in dry conditions, conventional vehicles, camper trailers, and caravans can also reach the site. It's worth noting that entry may be challenging for large caravans due to the narrow unsealed road. Monks Tank camping area is an open bush camping site, meaning there are no defined camping spots. Campers have the flexibility to choose their preferred spot within the area, allowing for a more personalized camping experience. The surrounding mulga woodlands provide a natural and serene backdrop. Monks Tank accommodates various camping setups, including tent camping beside your vehicle, camper trailers, and caravans. Campfires are permitted at this site, but it's essential to adhere to any fire prohibitions or bans in place. Campers should bring their own clean-cut, weed-free firewood. Additionally, fuel stoves are recommended for cooking. Generators are generally not allowed at this camping area, except for medical reasons, subject to certain conditions. Given the remote nature of the camping area, campers should come prepared with essential supplies, including all food and drinking water, sturdy rubbish bags, insect repellent, sun protection, a first aid kit, a reliable torch, vehicle spare parts, and sufficient fuel. These provisions are crucial for a safe and enjoyable camping experience. It's important to note that mobile phone coverage is unavailable at Monks Tank camping area.
Monks Tank camping area offers a unique opportunity to camp in a remote and pristine natural setting. With its open bush camping sites, campfires, and basic facilities, it provides an ideal escape for those looking to disconnect from the modern world and immerse themselves in the beauty of the mulga woodlands. However, campers should be well-prepared and self-sufficient to fully enjoy this wilderness experience.