Hipcamp host Linda C.,
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This camp site is on a large level area opposite the main dam and is bordered by the bush at the rear, and the track in and out of the property at the front. It has very easy access from the road so is ideal for RVs and caravans. 

This area is perfect for nature lovers, you can go swimming and kayaking on the dam. The dam is frequented by water dragons, wild ducks, moo

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This camp site is on a large level area opposite the main dam and is bordered by the bush at the rear, and the track in and out of the property at the front. It has very easy access from the road so is ideal for RVs and caravans. 

This area is perfect for nature lovers, you can go swimming and kayaking on the dam. The dam is frequented by water dragons, wild ducks, moor hens, and the roos also love this area. There is some flexibility in where you can camp around the dam, depending on the size of your group.

The farm has 100 acres of mixed native bush and orchard plantings for campers with own amenities (there are no shower facilities, and the woodland lakeside site is the only campsite with a toilet).

We have two beautiful dams that are great for kayaking or swimming, and creek frontage where you can fish. Beautiful views of Yarrahapinni Mountain to the east and hills out to the west and 40 acres of bushland to go walkabout. Geese and ducks free range the property. There is 1.5km of single track gravel road to the Pacific Highway. Good access for all types of vehicles.

Drinking water (tank water) is available from an outdoor tap at the farmhouse. Campers MUST have own amenities and leave no trace. There is a toilet dump point in Macksville, 10 mins away. Dog friendly as long as all dog poo is cleared up.

The village post office does great take-away food and the farm is 5 minutes from the Eungai Buffallo Farm cafe. There is also farm produce available for sale - collect fresh eggs for breakfast! Just 20 mins to Scotts Head and Grassy Head beaches and Yarrahapinni National Park. State Forest on the doorstep with motorbike trails heading out to the west.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
1 site
Up to 12 guests per site
Park at listing
No wheelchair access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Amenities
Potable water available
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
No wifi
Remove your rubbish
Laundry absent
Camping vehicle details
Generators allowed
No electrical connection
No water connection
No sewage dump point
No TV connection
Pull-through site
Max length 13.72 m
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: flat
Have a question? Send Linda a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 10% off

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Hipcamper Lynne
Lynne J.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
December 1st, 2021

A lovely setting but because the weather has been so wet the usual flat camp area is saturated. The remaining slope is difficult to find a place to level even with blocks.

Hipcamper Vicki

Quiet, picturesque and pleasant.

Vicki H.
recommends this listing.
July 13th, 2021

Stayed for one night in my van. I had to be somewhere the following day otherwise I would have stayed longer. It was so peaceful and picturesque by the dam. Could hear frogs and birds by the water. I would definitely recommend.

Hipcamper Jennifer
Jennifer B.
recommends this listing.
July 2nd, 2021

A great little private spot not far from the highway. Fairly level. No issues with access with our 20’ van. Pretty dam nearby which begged to be explored. Unfortunately we were only staying overnight, and it rained, but I can imagine it being a lovely spot in nicer weather.

Hipcamper Bonnie

Just what i needed

Bonnie C.
recommends this listing.
June 14th, 2021

I stopped in for safe nights rest to break up my long drive to Sydney. It's a pretty, green, clean space surrounded by trees just a short drive from the highway. I would stay again for sure.

Hipcamper Caitlin
Caitlin B.
recommends this listing.
June 8th, 2021

Loved our stay at Kooinda Farm :) sites are very well spread out so you have an entire area to yourself which was beautiful. Canoeing on the dam was delightful. Thankyou Linda and Adam :)

Hipcamper Kahlea
Kahlea R.
recommends this listing.
April 13th, 2021

Linda’s park site by the dam was a great spot. We only stayed one night as a stopover to break up our drive, but it would definitely be nice for a longer stay. The site is flat and well kept. There was wood for us to use for a camp fire, which was greatly appreciated. 👍🏼

Hipcamper Rebecca

Great spot

Rebecca O.
recommends this listing.
April 9th, 2021

This is a beautiful, quiet and private camp ground for self contained vehicles

Hipcamper Rich

Relaxing, peaceful, private

Rich M.
recommends this listing.
March 7th, 2021

Thanks Adam & Linda. Very relaxing, very friendly hosts, kids and dogs had a ball. Would come again.

Hipcamper Di
Di H.
recommends this listing.
February 14th, 2021

Lovely spot and lovely hosts.

Property
Kooinda Farm
State
New South Wales
Country
Australia
AU$10/night
1 Site