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Murchison House Station

5618 Ajana Road, Kalbarri, Kalbarri National Park, Western Australia, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    1.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this campground advertised in the Kalbarri guide and sadly nowhere else in the general guides we'd picked up at the tourist centers so we nearly missed it. After a quick call to confirm they had spots available, they were able to accommodate us and our tent during July school holidays. You chose your own spot when you arrive... More 

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Kakadu National Park, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You cannot camp in the Kalbarri National Park, so if you don't want to stay in a caravan park in town then I would recommend the Murchison House Station just out of town. Located on the banks of the Murchison River, there are many options to camp. We stayed recently and attempted to camp in the 4WD area, they have... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

For bush camping, 4 wheel driving, kayaking and exploring, this is up there with the best. You need to be self sufficient and have a 4wd with high clearance ( recommend). We were lucky, never saw a vehicle until the day we were leaving ( 4 day stay). We probably had the pick of all the available camping spots and... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We stayed for 4 nights over easter 2015 on the North side of the Murchison river bush camping, fantastic location and very peaceful with plenty of wildlife. Self sufficiency, a decent 4wd with clearance and an adventurous streak with a must to see the propey in all its glory!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Stayed here for two nights in July and was seriously disappointed by the dirty and very very old facilities in the communal kitchen, toilet block and showers. It looked like nothing had changed... or been cleaned properly... in many years!! Two showers in the men's side for the whole place with no doors (only a curtain), nowhere to put your... More 

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Traralgon, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights in our caravan-great value at $22 a night. The camping area is along the Murchison River and a lovely spot to stay. This is a working farm and you are basically in the middle of it- lots of cute goats and some llamas to pet. There's showers, toilets and a laundry which are basic but... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed at MHS for 10 days. We were tent camping in the designated camp area and it really is a beautiful location, close to the river and very peaceful. It's a good location for sightseeing and accessing the town. It can be a long walk to the ablution block, depending on where you are camped, but the showers and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We chose this location as our base to explore and enjoy the surroundings of Kalbarri. Our group had two pop up caravans, one of which is off road. We did not want to be in a crowded park but enjoy the open style camping. The MHS suited us fine with a choice of camping near the homestead with showers and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Such a great camping spot right on the Murchison River. Peaceful, remote and such an amazing part of the world. We enjoyed the Murchison all to ourselves by kayaking down river and enjoying the most beautiful sunset. There is no power and there is a reasonable walk to the ablution block. Expect to pay more than the average powered site... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

We spent a couple of days in Kalbarri ... Initially wanting to do some walks in the National Parks but due to the closure of a lot of the Areas due to road repairs/ closures we decided to visit Murchison House Station. 4WD self driving tours are available as well as self guided walking tours. $10 pp. ( for the... More 

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