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Thredbo Diggings Camping area
Kosciuszko National Park 30 Campsites

General info

Getting there
The campsite is accessible by all weather unsealed roads suitable for 2wd vehicles
382 km SW of Sydney
GPS: Latitude 36° 26′ 48.444"S Longitude 148° 25′ 30.468"E (-36.44679, 148.42513)
Drive alone Alipne Way towards Thredbo from Jindabyne and about 1.9km past the SkiTube is the signposted turn off for Thredbo Diggings Camping area (on your right). After turning right drive for about 500m along the dirt road to find the camping area

General Information
You can park a caravan, trailer, or a tent in this campground
There are a total of 30 campsites
The is a pleasant campsite in the Thredbo River valley, and right beside the river. Car entry fee will be higher in peak winter period ($27). Popular spot for fishing and exploring the area. There is also access to the Diggings Bullocks Track. The campsites are not marked out.

Bookings and contact information
You are not able to book these campsites - first come basis
For more information contact the NPWS Snowy Mountains (Jindabyne) office on:
Phone:(02) 6450 5600 (more contact details)

Free Camping - no camp fees apply
Adult=$0 Per Night
Children=$0 Per Night
Car entry fees apply
Vehicle=$16 Per Day

Pit or composting toilets are available
No showers are provided on site
There is water onsite (or from a nearby creek) that can be treated for drinking
Picnic Tables
Picnic tables are provided on site
Pit fire BBQs
Wood fired Pit BBQ's are provided - bring your own wood
Electric of Gas BBQs
Gas or electric BBQ's are not provided
Rubbish Bins
No rubbish bins provided - take your own rubbish with you
Fires are generally permitted at this campsite, be aware of local fire bans.

There is nowhere to swim

Nearest known Camping Stores
Store Address Phone Distance (straight line)
Paddy Pallin Adventure Centre Thredbo Turnoff, Jindabyne (02) 6456 2922 15.8 km
Larry Adler Ski & Outdoor 3 Nuggets Crsng, Jindabyne (02) 6457 2233 17.8 km
Wilderness Sports Nuggets Crossing, Jindabyne 1800 654 168 17.8 km
Snowy Camping World 106 Sharp St , Cooma (02) 6452 2729 67.1 km
Tumuts Fishing Camping & Outdoor 56 Wynyard St , Tumut (02) 6947 1100 128.8 km

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Local area Topographical Map
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Location of Thredbo Diggings Camping area
Map of Thredbo Diggings Camping area
Base map is used under licence and is © Department of lands   Panorama Avenue Bathurst 2795

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Ian - Snow & Access | 2011-07-05 22:22:55
You should be aware that if you get a snowfall this low in winter the access road is dirt and when snow combines with mud it can be very slippery. There is a steep section on the access road that can be very ... interesting ... in these conditions.
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