Lanikai Wildlife Refuge and Camping Ground offers 2,500 acres of declared Wildlife Refuge. Home to over 150 bird species, this idyllic location, with its breathtaking views of the Upper Clarence and 2 acres of lush gardens and walking tracks is the perfect place for bird watchers, wilderness enthusiasts and naturalists looking for a an authentic wilderness experience.
Pitch a tent, park a Motor-home, caravan or trailer on the camping ground and relax. Camping ground has hot showers and flushing toilets. The undercover area with BBQ, table and bush kitchen is a good place to talk, eat or listen to the Honeyeaters in the Banksias and Glossy Cockatoos in the Forest Oaks.
Suggested activities: a bushwalk along the 2km Pretty Gully Creek frontage or rainforest regeneration area. Walk to the river, as the property has a 3km Clarence River frontage, go fishing, watch wildlife, watch the stars, see the rainforest reserve.
Fires are permitted at some places on the camping ground (see Jim for info). Some firewood is supplied, so please keep fires small. The showers are wood heated by the heater at back of showers, so please use hot water in moderation.
Motor bikes may only be used to accesss the camping ground from Paddy’s Flat Rd. There is NO TRACK RIDING allowed. 4WD’s may be used to access points of interest on tracks around the property, in dry weather.
Campers may visit Lanikai gardens at any time between 10am-4pm daily.
Tea or coffee and scones (or other refreshments) are available at Lanikai garden $5 per person. Please give Lyn two hours notice of requirements.
Over 12 yo/& adults $15; 6 – 12 years $7.50; Under 6, free. Tariff per person per 24hr period.