Fire Danger Season extended to 12 May 2019 – no fires allowed
Pursuant to the Fire and Emergency Services Act 2005, the Country Fire Service has extended the 2019 Fire Danger Season in the Mount Lofty Ranges. The season will now come to a close at midnight on Sunday 12 May 2019. Campers preparing to stay at designated sites within the Kuitpo and Mount Crawford Forests Reserves are advised that fires are prohibited until after this date. Gas appliances are permitted during the extension period.
A campground set among beautiful redgums, named after one of Mount Crawford’s first foresters.
GPS: 34.7398° S, 138.9593° E.
Please note that Chalk’s Campground will be closed to the public from Friday 17 to Sunday 19 May 2019 (inclusive), for the annual Birdwood Farm day. Please use Rocky Paddock as an alternative.
All campsites operate on a first in, first served basis. To check availability, please contact the Mount Crawford Forest Information Centre on 8521 1700.
Camping permitted from 1 April – 30 November.
Wood fires permitted from 1 May – 31 October. (These dates may change in seasons where high fire danger persists).