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Muddy Waters

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· Walgett, New South Wales
110 acres hosted by Luke And Carolyn F.
16 Vehicle/Tent sites
Family-friendly
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Situated on the Barwon River just 5km outside of Walgett, Muddy Waters is a Fisherman’s dream... Enjoy direct river access and try your luck at the seasonal bounty of Murray Cod, Golden Perch (yellow-belly) and huge blue crayfish! Muddy Waters is an ideal location for your adventures and outback experience. Walgett has a rich Indigenous and agricultural history, with significant sites located nearby. Walgett means “where two rivers meet” and Muddy Waters is less than 1km by boat from the junction of the Namoi and Barwon River. Set up base here and do daily tours at your own leisure. Brewarrina Fish Traps are 130km west & Lightning Ridge & Grawin/Glengarry Opal Fields situated 70km north. Enjoy a soak in a number of artesian bore baths in the shire like the often overlooked and quieter one in Walgett. No toilets here - campers must be self-contained and please leave no trace. Dogs welcome but kept under control as we have farm animals and dogs. Access to the campsites is possible for all types of vehicles and rigs. Campfires ok, and free firewood to collect.
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Fishing
Paddling
Swimming
Wildlife watching
Natural features
Forest
River, stream, or creek
Wetlands
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152 Ratings · 106 reviews
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Dave F.recommends
July 4, 2024
Muddy Waters - absolute river front
Great spot
Beautiful spot to stay, did some fishing, no luck though.
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Royce H.
June 23, 2024
Muddy Waters, dispersed creek sites
Nice place, but farm dogs barked most of the night.
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Josh F.recommends
June 21, 2024
Site 2 - Muddy Waters -powered sites
Great spot
As everyone else has reviewed before me. As good as could be hoped for. Luke was plenty nice the couple times we seen him. Offered us some of his grown spinach. If im ever in the area again would stay again
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Liat W.recommends
June 14, 2024
Muddy Waters - absolute river front
Camping with a dog
We were welcomed and guided to our campsite. It was absolutely beautiful! A must stay for those travelling through the area.
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Liane H.recommends
May 28, 2024
Muddy Waters - absolute river front
Great site wished we had longer will stay again Thanks Luke
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Dane C.recommends
April 27, 2024
Muddy Waters - absolute river front
Good place to stay nothing was a problem. River was in flood and our sight was under water. It was no problem to stay at the creek sight, with plenty of fire wood and lots of carp for the kids to catch to keep entertained. Looking forward to going back again
Location
Walgett, New South Wales, AustraliaTraditional, ancestral territory of Kamilaroi and Wailwan First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
Hosted by Luke And Carolyn F.Joined in June 2020
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