Partial park closure alert
Part of the Coorong National Park will be closed from 19 December 2014 until further notice.
Beach camping is available anywhere along the Ocean Beach between the high and low water mark, and in designated camping areas behind the foredune from Tea Tree Crossing to 42 Mile Crossing.
4WD access only. Use caution when driving as conditions can change during the winter months. Access to the beach is from 28 Mile, 32 Mile Crossing, 42 Mile Crossing, Tea Tree Crossing and Wreck Crossing. Driving at night and towing is not recommended. Vehicle turnaround may be difficult and the sand can be soft.
Please note that the Ocean Beach is closed annually to vehicle traffic north of Tea Tree Crossing from 24 October to 24 December to protect beach nesting Hooded Plovers.
Important information for campers
- Fire restrictions apply.
- The collection of firewood (either dead or alive) is prohibited.
- Be self-sufficient and carry adequate supplies of drinking water - do not rely on tanks or creeks for water.