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Vinegar Hill Reserve - Overnight Campervan Parking

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Connie Hopper's avatar

Connie Hopper

Ranking: 10/10

This a great spot, right by the river, lots of space & toilets. Showers too but didn't test those, was too cold!

Reviewed about 1 month ago

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Natalia Lukito

Ranking: 7/10

The area was nice and peaceful with the river just around. We had a lot of space. The toilet was very dark, it felt a bit creepy. But it was not too dirty. Theres a shower (cold water, you gotta be brave) which is a plus.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Sola Freeman's avatar

Sola Freeman

Ranking: 8/10

Great swimming hole. Plenty of spaces to camp. Busy in weekends and can get bit loud during summer weekends, and therefore unfortunately there can be bit of rubbish around. New toilet block clean and tidy. Lovely place for families, can take pets and great to have fire to toast marshmallows!

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Tom Hill

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

Next to the river and could have campfires. Nice big grass area and showers/toilets.

Reviewed over 1 year ago and experienced in March 2014

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Romina De Hill

Argentina

Ranking: 8/10

A lovely secluded spot by the river. You can make your bonfire and watch the beautiful starlit sky. A bit dirty though but wonderful and free!

Reviewed over 1 year ago and experienced in March 2014

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Travis Clark

United States

Ranking: 7/10

Technically Vinegar Hill is NOT free. They have a posted fee of $15 (on the toilets) but don't seem to enforce it. Although, the payment methods are either mail-in or directly to the ranger so that would suggest that the ranger does come along once in a while to collect.

Reviewed over 3 years ago