Pet friendly camping @ Camp at Old Bara.  631 Bara Road, Bara. (near Mudgee, NSW)

Need a REAL break away from it all? Come and enjoy the true tranquillity of the bush whilst enjoying your own space in beautiful healthy fresh country air. 

No overcrowding at Old Bara

Our campsites are all non-powered and very well spaced apart, the only people who will be close to you is the ones you choose to camp with. 

Old Bara offers acres not square metres!

Relax in the peace and quiet whilst enjoying a Mudgee wine or beer around the campfire under the star studded sky at Baradise.


For the security and safety of our campers, no one is allowed to enter the camp grounds before registering at the main homestead. 

Check in time after 10am before 7pm.  A LATE FEE OF $50 APPLIES TO ANY CAMPER ARRIVING AFTER 7.30pm.





Cleaning practices have been put in place at the loos on the campgrounds to help prevent the spread of the corona virus.  Soap is provided but we still recommend campers bring their own soap and sanitiser.

Experience the sound of silence, never heard in the city.  Stars with no light pollution.  So much space for kids to be kids!


Enjoy the peace, space and privacy whilst camping on a private cattle farm.  No need to settle for a caravan park sharing with 1000s of people.

Pet friendly camping.


Camp in serenity, privacy and security whilst enjoying a true Australian bush eco camping experience within the boundaries of a private property. From our years of experience with travellers staying on our property, we know people seek an authentic bush break. Old Bara offers just that, it is the real thing.  Plenty of space for everyone, pack the push bikes, kites, cricket set,  football, etc etc!!

Terms and Conditions.

Bookings in advance are essential.

Bookings are taken and confirmed with the full payment, including a 50% non refundable deposit, this guarantees the site you choose in advance is yours; no need to rush to beat the crowds. Park your van or pitch a tent on Old Bara. We will help you to choose the best site available to suit you on our stunning private cattle property that offers over 1100 acres of beautiful countryside.

Drive in and stay for just $30 per person per night.  Children 2 - 16yrs  $15 per night.

Two nights minimum stay for groups less than 4 campers.

PAYMENT IN FULL AT TIME OF BOOKING, including 50% non-refundable deposit. 

Unfortunately, we cannot give refunds for cancellations or changes made within 7 days of your arrival date.  Please check the weather forecast before making a booking.

Camp credits are only offered if the government imposes travel restrictions across the state.

Amenity blocks on site.   All terrain wheelchair access to one loo. Voted the best loos in Australia by our many well travelled campers!  Water on tap but no showers.  Rain water for drinking is also available ($8 for 20 litres).


With a range of wildlife to see, bird calls to identify, yabbies to catch, as well as several walking and cycling tracks to explore, (NO  MOTORBIKES),  lots of space to fly a kite, go for a swim in the creek ,  kids are welcome to bring kayaks and small boats,  you are bound to have a unique and entertaining time.  See the stars like you've never seen before - away from any light pollution.


With a wide choice of camping sites you will be sure to find one that suits you as you sleep beneath a night sky full of stars.  

We pride ourselves on not overcrowding our campers even on busy weekends.

Limited number of Bags of firewood available to purchase. $20  per bag. Please order when making your booking.  You are also welcome to bring your own firewood. 

No chainsaw usage allowed. 

The owners have the right to impose a total fire ban across the whole property at their own discretion.


All our campers must take all their rubbish away with them (including zip ties!!) as Old Bara is a working cattle property. Please bring rubbish bags with you.  Take nothing but photos, leave nothing but footprints.


Bookings essential.

Day trippers visiting our campers $10 adults, $5 children each day.  Sorry, no day trippers on public holidays.


Also on the property approximately 2km from the camp grounds, is the Old Bara Farmhouse in its own private, leafy garden. For years this original farmhouse has been a popular spot for travellers, especially family groups, as it sleeps up to 10 guests. No need to leave your favourite furry friend behind either, as we offer pet friendly accommodation.