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Lake Mungo

Mungo National Park, Pooncarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Very remote but amazing place

This really is another part of Australia. We have been to the centre but this is similar but... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Andrea P
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
A MUST VISIT PLACE BEAUTIFUL SCENRY AND MORE

I feel this is a must visit plac efor all Aussies to help them raloze the length of Aboriginal... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
MartyDownunder
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Canberra, Australia
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“sand dunes” (4 reviews)
“info centre” (2 reviews)
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Mungo National Park, Pooncarie, New South Wales, Australia
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"sand dunes"
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"aboriginal culture"
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"drop toilets"
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"national park"
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"main camp"
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"occupation"
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"shearing"
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"emus"
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"loop"
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"caravan"
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"dusk"
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"pastoral"
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"outback"
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

This really is another part of Australia. We have been to the centre but this is similar but different. lt is a very ancient and culturally significant area. The wild life is spectacular. We have never seen so many emus and kangaroos. lt is really...More

Thank Andrea P
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

I feel this is a must visit plac efor all Aussies to help them raloze the length of Aboriginal culture in Austrarlia and indeed the world .. Then there is the beautiful scenery and history etc.. . The campsite is special with fire places and...More

Thank MartyDownunder
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Spend a couple of days and stay at one of the lodges or camp sites and take in the sunsets. Better in the cooler month's.

Thank Nevan J
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Stayed at Shearers Quarters and drove the circuit. Thoroughly recommend sand dune area near Vigars Well picnic area,

1  Thank Frances S
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

We towed our caravan into Lake Mungo National Park and stayed two nights. The road in is dirt and a bit corrugated in places but the van handled it with ease. We camped in the main campground which is nicely set up. It was lovely...More

2  Thank Anita T
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit, the landscape and old sheering sheds are fantastic, one thing that lets it down is the lack of details about Mungo woman and man....surely there is far more information than what’s available at the visitors centre.

1  Thank 3073Dogs
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Absolutely worth a visit. You should carry plenty of water into the outback. The 'shearers' accommodation is excellent. You need bedding and pillows as well as all of your provisions. See NSW Parks for info. Make sure you go on a guided indigenous tour. It...More

1  Thank AndrewP_Aust
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Lake Mungo and stayed two nights in our caravan at the Main Camp site. This camp is very well set out with large flat pebbled sites ,picnic tables and open fire grates. The drop toilets are central. The camp site is walking distance...More

1  Thank 222Lynn222
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

We stayed 3 nights in the main camp ground. Good facilities for a national park but you need to be prepared, including bringing your own food, water and firewood as they are not available on-site. You can eat at the nearby Mungo Lodge if you...More

1  Thank GeoffSchmidt
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Explored the loop by car and some walks. Interesting info centre great providing showers for campers. I Do not get that there are lovely fireplaces provided, but you cannot get wood onsite. I know it is National Park, but as it is ran as a...More

1  Thank downinglois
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