Starkvale Camping Area
Nestled within the pristine wilderness of Expedition National Park, the Starkvale camping area offers a truly immersive outdoor experience. Located 2 kilometers southeast of Robinson Gorge lookout, this serene campsite is a haven for nature enthusiasts.
Facilities & Amenities
Suitable For Camper Trailer
Suitable For Tents
1) Open fires: allowed (except when fire bans apply) in fire rings only. Bring your own clean-milled firewood. Do not bring in or collect bush wood.
2) Generators: prohibited.
Things to know
Accessible from the main park entrance in Taroom, it's important to note that the journey to Starkvale is only possible via 4WD vehicles and high-clearance off-road camper trailers. Unfortunately, caravans and buses will need to seek alternative accommodations. The camping area consists of an open area with additional separate nodes. Sites are not individually numbered or bookable, allowing for flexibility in choosing your ideal spot. The campsite features a grassy surface, providing a comfortable and inviting area to set up camp. Campers have access to pit toilets and a rainwater tank. While there is a rainwater tank, it's advisable to bring your own drinking water, as the reliability of tank water may vary. Ensure you treat tank water before use. The use of generators is prohibited to preserve the natural tranquility of the park. While enjoying your stay at Starkvale, you can make use of pit toilets and a rainwater tank. However, it's important to note that tank water can be unreliable, so it's advisable to bring your own drinking water and be prepared to treat tank water before use. Essentials to bring include at least 7 liters of water per person per day for drinking, cooking, and washing, insect repellent, a gas stove and fuel, and sealable containers for managing your rubbish responsibly. Please note that mobile phone coverage is not available in the park, allowing you to fully disconnect from the digital world and immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Expedition National Park.
Explore the numerous walking tracks in the vicinity, immersing yourself in the natural beauty of Expedition National Park. Starkvale camping area is a hidden gem, surrounded by a lush forest setting and conveniently situated near captivating walking tracks. The natural beauty of the park envelops campers, providing a genuine escape from the hustle and bustle of modern life. The campsite is adjacent to the tranquil Starkvale Creek, enhancing the overall camping experience with the soothing sounds of running water.