Thurra River (Croajingolong National Park)


Thurra River (Croajingolong National Park)

Relax and reconnect with the unique natural world of far-east Victoria at Thurra River Campground. Set in the shade of stately eucalypt trees, the wild oceans of the Wilderness Coast are at your doorstep. Walk to nearby Thurra River Dunes and the historic Point Hick Lightstation.  

How to get there

Thurra River (Croajingolong National Park)



Need to know

Thurra River (Croajingolong National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • Fees apply
  • Load, weight restrictions
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No horses
  • Speed restrictions apply


  • Water hazards
    • Rough Surf
    • Shallow water
    • Strong currents
    • Submerged obstacles
    • Deep water
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
    • Unpatrolled area
    • Vehicles
    • Trees may fall take care
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
    • Beware feral bees
    • Stingers
    • Ticks
  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
    • Steep track
    • Unstable cliffs
    • Uneven ground

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

Gale Hill Track Closed

Gale Hill Track is closed until further notice due to severe erosion.

Areas of Croajingolong Park closed due to 2019/2020 fires

Croajingolong National Park
Due to widespread bushfire damage, the following areas of Croajingolong National Park remain closed:
·       Sandy Point toilet
·       South West Arm Jetty - Mallacoota Inlet (toilets/steps)
·       Kingfisher jetty and Day Visitor Area 
·       Captain Creek day visitor area and jetty
·       Captain Creek Fire Trail
·       Genoa River day visitor area and jetty - Mallacoota Inlet
·       Gravelly Point day visitor area and jetty - Mallacoota Inlet
·       Wilderness Coast Walk (between Shipwreck Creek and Bemm River)
·       Double Creek walk and day visitor area
·       Genoa falls day visitor area
·       Fly Cove walk - Wingan Inlet
·       Mueller Inlet campground
·       Thurra River campground
·       Point Hicks Road (section south-east of Fishermans Track)
·       Cicada Trail
·       Swan Lake Track
·       Clinton Rocks Track
·       Wingan Inlet Rapids Walk
·       Elusive Lake Walk
·       Mt Everard Walk
·       South West Arm day visitor area (no toilet facilities, no jetty access)

Suggested 4WD access to Shipwreck Crk Trk

Suggested 4WD access to Shipwreck Crk, along Shipwreck Crk Trk due weather affected potholing & rutting

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