The Wilks Park Rest Area has a 72 Hour Limit for camping with plenty of room. A toilet block and dump point, BBQ,s and an undercover picnic table all availabe at this rest area. Plus you can walk over to the Murrumbidgee River to catch dinner if your up to it.
Entrance to the Wilks Park Rest Area
Wilks Park Rest Area location map
Hampden Avenue, Wagga Wagga, 2650, New South Wales, Australia
Sat Nav Coordinate
Unsealed Road Surface
Elevation above Sea Level
Drive through site
Yes - there is room to maneuver
No onsite power that I'm aware of
Yes a toilet block is onsite
Yes - Free to use
Yes a few bins are scattered here and there
Bring your own clean drinking water
None that I'm aware of
Limited shade so be quick if you want some
Yes there are a few scattered here and there
Fixed Fire places
Yes - you will need to bring a supply of firewood
Yes - One or Two scattered around to choose from
Yes Dogs are Permitted - and some Conditions do Apply
None that I'm Aware of
Yes - You can stretch your legs here
Yes - You can catch dinner from the waters close to this spot
Yes some TV reception from this location
Mobile Phone Reception
Mobile phone coverage is available depending on your carrier
NSW. Free Camping, Caravan Parks, Visitor Centres, and Sightseeing
Australia is blessed with many free camping locations across the nation. And NSW is no exception, we have over 90 free camps listed in our online database.
We also have over 30 Caravan Parks listed. So finding a place to camp for a nigt or two won't be a problem. It's also a good idea to pop into a Visitor Centre, to gain an insight into what places are worthy of spending some time. We have over 300 Rest Areas listed, but I'm sure there are others that we don't have in our database. Also we havn't forgotten those of you who travell with pets. We have over 300 places you can take your dog to legally.
If you know of a place that is not already listed. You can add it yourself, or ask the admin to do it for you. This way we an share Australia, with those willing to go and explore it.