Camping is only allowed in designated campsites, and camping fees of around $10 per person always apply. All campsites have bush toilets, drinking water and showers – some also have gas barbecues and other facilities. Many roads, gorges, services and accommodation are closed in the Wet from around November to March – always check conditions and opening dates before you set out and book accommodation in advance where possible. It’s best to visit at the start of the Dry, when the land is lush from the rains and rivers are full.

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