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Don't go when it's raining :'D

Lovely campground with lots of space. Barbeque facilities are cleaned daily and the rangers are SO... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
Bangkok, Thailand
great picturisque campsite

barbecue stations, beach, great views. I chose to hike from the Basin wharf to Mackerel beach and... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Sydney, Australia
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| Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Pittwater, New South Wales 2084, Australia
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

Lovely campground with lots of space. Barbeque facilities are cleaned daily and the rangers are SO helpful - especially when you're camping in a downpour and your tent gets flooded and they let you sleep in the cottage! (Which is haunted, but that's another story)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank vive89
Reviewed 24 October 2018

barbecue stations, beach, great views. I chose to hike from the Basin wharf to Mackerel beach and take the ferry back from there to Palm beach. great walk with lots of bathing and beaching stops along the way. roughly 2 hours.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TravelManiac333
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

You will have seen from many of the other reviews that pretty much everyone agrees that this is an outstanding location. It has a beautiful lagoon and is located right on the water. The views across to Palm Beach are great. There is a lot...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank D7343BIjonathanw
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Been visiting here for over 30 years and it never gets old. Love seeing all the happy faces enjoying this little piece of Australia

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 15 February 2018

I went with a group of friends to The Basin campground, we're normally used to parking the car on-site and setting up which you can't do here so it was a bit more effort for us. We used the carpark near Palm Beach ferries on...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We hopped on the ferry over to the Basin today. Lots of people camping. A vacation care kids day out there too. We loved seeing the goannas and the wallabies intermingling with the visitors. The water is very safe for kids and is an ideal...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ab1929
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Hardly 20 min ride by ferry from Palm beach and you land up in this serene location. ($16.40 return for adult and $3.00 park entry fee). Perfect for camping, you need to book through Ku ring gai council though (Around $18 pp and min 2...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank sheetal j
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had a night at the basin last weekend (end of april) and my friend and i had the best time. Theres no signal, a bunch of walks, some vending machines if you forget chocolate - but thats it. Bring your tent, some money for...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank aries070
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We parked up at West Head Rd & hiked down the Basin Trail with loaded backpacks. (It is steep, concreted in parts. Some might find it difficult, especially going back up.) Took us an hour each way (Leisurely). The Basin was a welcome site on...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank aquarianm2017
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely spot with s few different swimming options and walks to try. Great exposure to wildlife including wallabies, kookaburras, goannas and a diamond python one night. Camped over a Fri, Sat, Sun night period. Sunday night was easily the nicest night with only 4-5 other...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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