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Ferndale Cottage and Caravan Park - Dungog


Ferndale Park is a 150 hectare grazing property on the banks of the Chichester River 24 kilometres north of Dungog. Bordering Barrington Tops National Park, Ferndale Park offers superb camping and caravan/campervan sites in a relaxed bush and riverside setting.

There are powered sites available with clean amenities including hot showers and flush toilets. An onsite van sleeping four and a self contained two bedroom cottage sleeping up to five people are also available.

Visitors to Ferndale can observe a great variety of native birdlife along the banks of the idyllic river pools; walk to nearby Chichester Dam or into rainforest areas of the National Park or simply laze on the river flats in glorious peacefulness. This is the perfect Australian countryside for camping!

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  • Birdwatching
  • Bushwalking
  • Canoeing
  • Fossicking
  • Swimming


  • BBQ Facilities
  • Ice
  • Laundry
  • Microwave oven
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking
  • Walking Tracks

Room Rates

Camp Site
AUD$9 to AUD$12.5
Price Range. Per person, per night, per site.
When you arrive at Ferndale Park, you can choose your own camping site anywhere on the150 hectare property. There is plenty of area along the river and this is where the main camp sites are located.
Facilities: Barbecue.
Powered Campsite
AUD$9 to AUD$12.5
Price Range. Per person, per night, per site.
Powered Sites are situated short distance from the river where you can plug in and enjoy the surroundings.
Facilities: Open fireplace.
On-site Caravan
AUD$60 to AUD$75
Price Range. Per couple, per night.
With weatherproof cover and verandah, this caravan is five and a half metres. It has one double and two single bunks. The interior is fitted with gas cook top, microwave and refrigerator, while on the external deck the ever popular gas barbecue is at your disposal. Cutlery and cooking utensils are supplied. All you need to bring is your own linen and food supplies.
Facilities: Kitchenette, Crockery/Cutlery, Microwave oven, Refrigerator.
AUD$135 to AUD$160
Price Range. Minimum two night stay. Extra adult AUD50.
Fully self-contained two bedroom cottage with log fire. There is a double bed in one room, and two singles in the other. A trundle bed is also available allowing this cottage to accommodate up to five people. There is a gas or wood barbecue available.
Facilities: Crockery/Cutlery, Microwave oven, Open fireplace, Stereo/CD player, Television, Video Cassette Recorder, Washing Machine.