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A wonderful quiet spot - great for a family picnic

There are a number of beautiful spots in the Olney State Forest to stop and wander along meandering... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Howard K
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Sydney, Australia
Great area

This is a really good place to 4WD, ride pushbikes, walk and generally explore. Good main roads... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Drew D
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Hunter Valley, Australia
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18 Jun 2018
“A wonderful quiet spot - great for a family picnic”
13 Feb 2017
“Great area”
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Watagan Forest Road, Laguna, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

There are a number of beautiful spots in the Olney State Forest to stop and wander along meandering tracks, or have a family picnic. A great place to stop when travelling through the lower Hunter, away from the crowds of the tourist spots. Crack out...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a really good place to 4WD, ride pushbikes, walk and generally explore. Good main roads around the forest and some nice creeks and picnic areas within. You do need to keep an eye out for the odd red belly and unfriendly browns if...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2014

Where do I begin? I have only been camping once before but did my research before I arrived. There is not much of a view here but there are walking tracks (which we did not go on). I have a small car and it handled...More

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VisitNSWStateForests, Owner at Olney State Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2016

Thanks for your review Luv2Travel_Syd. You might be interested to know that we've been upgrading a lot of sites across NSW State Forests. We have a great new BBQ design with rotating plates, making it much easier to cook and control the heat from your...More

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Karalee A
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Response from Howard K | Reviewed this property |
No, no need to book. First come gets best spot! Yes, 2wd accessible, but 4wd is better - there's about 10k of dirt road that can get a bit bumpy, but nothing that a 2wd can't handle.
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