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Yankabilly Island (75 acres) is situated at Pomona, just 10 minutes from the historic Riverboat township of Wentworth, NSW.  Mildura is 40km away.

We are surrounded by flowing water (Darling River & Billabong) with access to Yankabilly Island via a causeway, wide enough for trucks and other large vehicles.  All camp sites are off the driving/walking perimeter track sta

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Yankabilly Island (75 acres) is situated at Pomona, just 10 minutes from the historic Riverboat township of Wentworth, NSW.  Mildura is 40km away.

We are surrounded by flowing water (Darling River & Billabong) with access to Yankabilly Island via a causeway, wide enough for trucks and other large vehicles.  All camp sites are off the driving/walking perimeter track starting at the property gates, past the homestead and beyond.  Pick your own picturesque site along 3 km of water's edge or inland if you prefer.  Most sites are suitable for caravans & motor-homes.  The DARLING RIVER CAMPING GROUND is situated near the homestead and is ideal for, but not limited to, large groups. The wide BILLABONG CAMP SITES are suitable for both small or medium size groups and/or those wishing more privacy.  Choose your site on arrival.

PLEASE NOTE: A booking is for one (1) Vehicle (Including Caravan or Camper Trailer or Tent etc.) with up to 5 persons (Adults/Children).  A separate booking is required for each vehicle.

 

We run a small farm of sheep, chicken, guinea fowl, organic orchard of 20+ fruit trees and usually have jams & free range eggs available for purchase.  

* Free Firewood during your stay -  collect your own from around the property.

* Free use of three kayaks, 2singles and a double.

* Mooring available on the property - Pomona boat ramp is 3km away.

* Well behaved/controlled dogs welcome. 

Must be self-sufficient with own water and leave no trace.  Your own toilet would be preferable but we do have 2 drop toilets on the property; one at the Darling River campground and the other along the billabong. 

Campsite area
Tent or RV sites
15 sites
Up to 5 guests per site
Up to 1 vehicle
Wheelchair access
RV Information
Travel trailers, Fifth wheels, Pop-up campers, Class A RVs, Class B RVs, and Cars allowed
Vehicles under 45 feet allowed
Pull-through site
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass-or-field
Surface levelness: flat
Generators allowed
Hookups: No electricity, water, sewage, or TV connection
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
No wifi
Pack it out
Laundry absent
  • Check in: After 10AM
  • Check out: Before 4PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Boating

Boat ramp in area. Mooring available on property.

Fishing

Darling River & Billabong.

Hiking

Bushwalking along the water edge on Yankabilly Island.

Paddling

Kayaks available.

Swimming

Darling River & Billabong

Wildlife watching

Prolific birdlife. Native animals.

Biking

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Secluded Island on the Darling in New South Wales.

Desert

Gateway to the outback.

Forest

Bushland

Field

Surrounding farmland.

River, stream, or creek

Darling River and billabong surrounding the property.

Farm

Hobby Farm, Orchard, Sheep, Chickens

Driveway

The driveway of the property leads to all campsites.

Wetlands

Places to see near Yankabilly Island - Unique Outback Island Stay

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Hipcamper Louise

Yankabilly island 🏝

Louise W.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
May 2nd, 2022

Alan and Terri were very welcoming and explained the property to us, we had a lovely camp site by the river and we were able to work around the property.
It is a beautiful setting on the banks of the darling with massive old gum trees,great spot to throw in a line and lots of wildlife to be seen, very quiet and peaceful place.
We will definitely return

Hipcamper Claire
Claire P.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
May 2nd, 2022

We loved this lovely property on the Darling River. The island was great to walk around and offered many little spots we would love to set our camper up in next time we are visiting. As part of a family gathering, we had the main camping area to ourselves, surrounded by the old trees and kookaburras. We are totally planning on coming back. Highly recommended.

Hipcamper Sally
Sally H.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
April 29th, 2022

Alan and Terri's camp sites are fantastic! Beautiful spots with either grass right by the river or if bush camping by a billabong is more your thing there is plenty of space on their secluded island. We had plenty of firewood to enjoy a fire. We had a very relaxing time and will go back if we are in the area. Highly recommend.

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Hipcamper Cathy
Cathy B.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
April 27th, 2022

What a fabulous camp spot this little gem is. We were met by our fabulous hosts and taken to a lovely camp spot right on the darling river waking up each morning to a lovely view. Very quiet and peaceful. Thankyou

Hipcamper Rosie
Rosie S.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
April 27th, 2022

This was a lovely secluded spot and Alan was great. Not the best place to book if there’s rain as the road gets very slippery but a great spot in the dry!

Hipcamper Jacqui

River side camping

Jacqui H.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
April 25th, 2022

Beautiful , peaceful spot on the darling

Hipcamper Tricia

Riverside serenity

Tricia O.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
April 25th, 2022

Two couples, 2 cars with vans, plenty of space to breathe, gorgeous sunsets/sunrises. Track could get a bit tight in spots with bushes that could pack a mean scratch, however if you take your time and find your spot this place will certainly not disappoint. Hosts were fabulous, thank you Alan and Terri!!

Hipcamper Adrian
Adrian W.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
April 10th, 2022

A great spot right on the river. Alan & Terri where very welcoming.

Hipcamper Kerri
Kerri M.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
March 28th, 2022

Was a great place relaxing by the billabong beautiful walks will be back that’s for sure

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