Stringers is close to the Murray River and has just six camp sites. All sites are suitable for tents only. Three can accommodate regular size tents (up to 6m x 4m floor area) and three, small tents (up to 3m x 2.5m) only. Campervans, camper trailers and caravans are not suitable for Stringers.
Dogs are permitted in Lane Poole Reserve. They must be on a leash at all times.
18km from Dwellingup via Lane Poole Reserve entry station, Nanga Road (GPS: -32.7616, 116.0764) (crossing Murray River at Bobs Crossing ford) OR 15km from Dwellingup via Nanga gate (GPS: -32.8043,116.0954)
Please note: GPS Co-Ordinates are approximate and provided in most cases to get you to the entrance. Once inside the park there should be signs to the actual camp grounds. Failing this please check with National Parks for further directions.
FEES & BOOKINGS
Per night: $8 adult (16 years or older), $6 concession, $3 child (6-15 years), no fee for children 5 years and under.
Bookings for this Park are online only: https://parks.dpaw.wa.gov.au/park-stay
Online booking is essential for camping at any time. Bookings can be made up 180 days (approximately six months) in advance, for up to 12 persons and up to three camp sites. One person may not hold concurrent bookings.
As there is no mobile phone and data service at the reserve, SAME DAY BOOKINGS CANNOT BE MADE, book at least one day in advance.
Arriving and departing Lane Poole entry station is staffed 8.30am to 4pm Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays only. Campers with confirmed bookings may set up camp from 2pm on the day of arrival and must clear the site by 10am on the day of departure. Rangers regularly patrol the campground and reserve.
This Park, like many National Parks in Western Australia require park access fees. For full details on both camping fees and park or annual passes refer to https://parks.dpaw.wa.gov.au/park-stay
Drinking water is not available, campers must bring enough for their own consumption. Toilets are non-flush. Wash basins and showers are not provided. Each site has a picnic table and benches and a fireplace with a barbeque plate.
THINGS TO DO
Steps at the ‘day use’ area provides access to the river for campers and other visitors for swimming and launching canoes and kayaks. Lane Poole Reserve offers many opportunities for bushwalking and cycling, including the King Jarrah Trail and Bibbulmun Track for walkers and Munda Biddi and Waterous trails for cyclists.
Campfires are usually permitted, in the provided fire rings only, between April 15 and November 30 but fire restrictions may be imposed at any time and without notice. Bring your own firewood. When fire restrictions are in place campfires must not be lit and any appliance powered by burning solid fuel must not be used. You must always comply with any instructions at campgrounds and parks.
Campers’ own liquid or gas fuel barbeques, stoves and heaters can be used at any time, unless a total fire ban has been declared (see Department of Fire and Emergency Services).
Do not use soaps, toothpaste and other personal hygiene products, even biodegradable, near any body of water.
Campers’ own generators may be used between 8am and 9pm only. There is no electric power supply at the campground.
Sleeping in vehicles is not permitted.
Campers’ are encouraged to follow the simple principles of Leave No Trace to minimise the environmental impact of their visit.
Very few campgrounds have waste bins – take all waste with you when you leave.
For more detailed information please visit the Western Australia National Parks website via the link below.
We are still in the process of obtaining more information about this site.
Data Courtesy of: Parks & Wildlife Western Australia