Best Campground in the Shoalhaven


Coolendel is a stunning bush camping destination located in the Shoalhaven on the South Coast of New South Wales. Camping in a bush setting has increased in popularity of the last few years as individuals, groups and families seek to escape the hussle and bussle of everyday life.


Why we think Coolendel is the best campsite in the Shoalhaven, NSW


  • Location

Coolendel is located in a wonderful,  secluded spot for people who are seeking the ultimate getaway. Coolendel is located on the NSW South Coast; many people believe this to be one of the most geographically beautiful places in the world. The campground itself is located and surrounded by Morton National Park. Being on a 52 hectare lot, we have some of the most stunning bushland that Australia has to offer.

Coolendel Campsite Shoalhaven
  • Accessibility

Whilst our Shoalhaven campground feels quite isolated, it is actually very accessible. Coolendel campsite is an easy three hours drive south of Sydney and about a 30 kilometers drive inland from the township of Nowra.

  • Activities

No matter how long you stay at our campground here at Coolendel, you can never run out of things to do. Activities that you may enjoy doing at and around our Shoalhaven campsite include mountain biking, canoeing, bushwalking, fishing and wildlife spotting.

  • Secluded Camping

As Coolendel denotes 52 hectares of bushland, you can be assured that your camping experience will be secluded. You can choose from a wide range of sports to set up camp, whether it be near an open fireplace, by a picnic area or the hot showers. If you aren’t a big fan of seclusion, don’t hesitate to go closer to other campers.

Here at Coolendel, we offer a range of other accommodation options for those who are not fond of camping, such as cabins or “The Bunkhouse” which is accommodation for larger group.

  • Eco-friendly camping

When you stay at Coolendel, you can be rest assured that you are not having a negative impact on the environment. All of the power and water supplied is generated at our Coolendel site.

Are you interested in camping at Coolendel in the Shoalhaven? We have a range of accommodation options to suit your needs. Don’t hesitate to contact our friendly team today for more information; we provide competitive rates at our Shoalhaven campground!