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Driving into the park is like driving through a moonscape, it is quite surreal. It appears like you... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Lee B
Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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The 2 hr dirt road drive from Mildura was long and very bumpy, with many cattle grids along the way... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
South Australia, Australia
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Balranald, New South Wales 2715, Australia
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Driving into the park is like driving through a moonscape, it is quite surreal. It appears like you are driving through a crater of some sought, it is a wall that has been created by winds and sand. The information centre was unmanned but had...More

Thank Lee B
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The 2 hr dirt road drive from Mildura was long and very bumpy, with many cattle grids along the way but doable for those without 4wds. we got to the national park and enjoyed strolling through the old shearing shed. then we thought we would...More

1  Thank itskars
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Its a long trip mostly on gravel road, it was hot & windy with clouds of flies, so our experience was a little clouded. The main attractions are spectacular but can be viewed in a short time. Probably better to go on an organized tour.

Thank Harry P
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

A great day trip to the home of the Mungo Man. Sturt was right about an inland sea but 20000 years too late. Fascinating flora and fauna on the 70 km drive thru and around the lake with great tour notes. We took the Pooncarie...More

1  Thank RicJClark
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We booked a tour at the Mildura visitor centre to do the Walls of China walk. Unfortunately we turned up at Mungo National Visitor Centre and the ranger was not running the tour due to car problems and the ranger there didn't know what was...More

Thank _ych_33
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I was wondering if it was worth spending a day driving into the vast nothing of outback NSW just to see sand dunes - but can report that my skepticism was ill founded. We visited in September - so we dodged the summer heat (and...More

2  Thank cammerayguy
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Camping facilities excellent. Large and varied sites, friendly and helpful staff. Clean drop toilets. Guided tour of the Walls of China with Lance was first class and gave us a great insight into indigenous culture and the history of Mungo. The self guided drive tour...More

2  Thank Kate H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

First time visit to Mungo National Park. Entry fee is $8.00 per day. Good visitor centre with videos and walls showing history and information. No one there at the time so I think it's not always staffed but no doubt rangers are about. Did the...More

1  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I had wanted to see Mungo for some time to experience the unusual lunette landscape. It is a remote location serviced by quite good quality gravel/sand roads and has very little in the way of services. No fuel, mobile service, water,food etc and you need...More

3  Thank pDiddy12
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We booked through the Mildura Tourism centre for the 0900 tour. Drove our awd 100 km on the unsealed roads to the Mungo Tourist lodge taking 1.5 km each way. Surface was easy to Mungolodge and it got a little rougher out to the Walls...More

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John M
26 February 2018|
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Response from Toni L | Reviewed this property |
We travelled first week in October and was awesome, no flies! I think August/ September/October/November are good months and late March/ April
24 October 2016|
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Response from Pauline S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Elbray, It depends on whether you have a four wheel drive or not, and whether you are camping or not. This time of year is normally very beautiful, but it has been exceptionally wet, making it challenging if you don't... More
Morten C
21 August 2016|
Response from Jam1982 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will need to have repellent or get a fly net I have found that to be the best.