Best Campground on the South Coast

Coolendel is your best bush campground on the South Coast of New South Wales


Located west of Nowra on the Shoalhaven river, Coolendel offers a bush campground that is unlike any other. This stunning bush camping destination is the perfect way to escape the hustle & bustle of everyday life & get back to nature.

Water Activities

As the campground at Coolendel is located right on the Shoalhaven river, the water activities you can engage in are almost endless! The Coolendel site offers 2.5km of river water frontage. Why not take advantage of this during your stay by either swimming, canoeing or fishing. Coolendel offers canoes & related equipment for hire. You can also bring your own kayaks, stand up paddle boards & canoes.


The location of Coolendel is perfect for anyone looking for a peaceful, secluded getaway. Coolendel is located in the city of the Shoalhaven; many people of which believe to one of the most geographically spectacular places in Australia. Located in the midst of 52 hectares of bushland of Morton National Park, Coolendel is a hidden gem.

Location & Accessibility

Following on from the point of seclusion, Coolendel is conveniently located. The campsite is approximately 30 kilometers inland from Nowra,  three hours south of Sydney and two & a half hour drive from Canberra, ACT.


If you haven’t heard, glamping is the latest camping trend. Glamping is short for glamorous camping. It combines the comfort of a hotel with the relaxation of the wilderness. Click here for more information about Coolendel Glamping.

If you’re interested in camping at Coolendel on the South Coast of New South Wales, contact our friendly team today! We provide competitive rates on our sites.