Peachtree Creek Reserve

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Peachtree Creek Campground

This campground is on the eastern shore of Tamboon Inlet, good for both fishing and bird watching. There is neither vehicle nor walking access to the coast so boats are an excellent way to explore the area.
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The inlet waters and surrounding forest are part of Croajingolong National Park, where there are other campgrounds available.

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An aerial view of the Croajingolong National Park.

Mueller Inlet Campground

This campground is on the shores of Mueller Inlet and overlooks the inlet to the river mouth and ocean. The campsites are protected by a dune system covered in Banksia Woodland and Heath.
A mother, father and their two young daughts gaze out at the sea from the lookout point of the lighthouse.

Point Hicks Lighthouse

Situated deep within Croajingolong National Park, the Point Hicks Lighthouse now offers a unique holiday experience for those who want to stay in one of the keepers cottages, which are now comfortable, self-contained holiday accommodation.

Thurra River Campground

This campground is located in coastal woodland between the river and the ocean near Point Hicks. This is a popular spot for families to relax on hot days.

How to get there

Peachtree Creek Campground

Tamboon Inlet is approximately 6.5 hours drive east of Melbourne. Follow the Princes Highway to Cann River. Turn right on to Tamboon Road and follow the unsealed road until you reach a fork in the road. From here, follow Point Hicks Road and then Fishermans Track to reach Peachtree Creek Campground. Visitors accessing the remote campsites can launch their boats from the ramp or jetty. Please note that access to these remote campsites is weather dependant.

The six remote campsites on Tamboon Inlet are only accessible by boat, canoe or kayak. The Tamboon Inlet Remote Campsites operate on a first in, first served basis.

Car-based camping is available at Peachtree Creek Campground in Peachtree Creek Reserve. Bookings are essential for Peachtree Creek Campground.

All campsites are un-powered and can accommodate up to six people per campsite. It is recommended visitors bring their own drinking water as none is available on-site.

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Experience the remote beauty of Croajingolong National Park with a visit to Tamboon Inlet.

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Need to know

Peachtree Creek Campground

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.

  • Notices Affecting Multiple Parks

    Seasonal road closures 2020

    Some roads in this park are subject to seasonal road closures. Seasonal road closures generally operate after the long weekend in June through to the end of October, but may be extended due to seasonal conditions. View the list of 2020 seasonal road closures for details and check the corresponding map numbers with the seasonal road closure 2020 index map for locations of the closures or visit the seasonal road closures page for more information.

  • Croajingolong National Park

    Croajingolong National Park closures due to fire damage

    The majority of Croajingolong National Park, including The Wilderness Coast Walk, remains closed due to widespread bushfire damage, with the exception of the following sites that are open:

    • South West Arm day visitor area (no toilet facilities, no jetty access)
    • Sandy Point (no toilet facilities)
    • Allens Head
    • Cemetery Bight
    • Goanna Bay
    • Narrows Jetty
    • Cape Horn
    • The first 300 metres of Narrows walking track only.

  • Peachtree Creek Campground (Peach Tree Creek Reserve)

    Jetty submerged underwater

    Due to Tamboon Inlets entrance being closed, the inlets water level has risen high enough to submerge the Peach Tree Creek Reserve jetty. A alternative boat launching site is at Furnell Landing boat ramp. 

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