Dispersed, quiet, riverside bush camping under immature River Red Gum backed by stunted Black Box forests and saline scrubland.
Limited number of level sites. River bank sandy, few beaches. Broad river height maintained by locks. Bird life is prolific - waterbirds, bush fowl, cockatoos, galahs, rosellas, parrots and honeyeaters are common. Quiet riverside camp convinient to Mildura. Rated 4.1/5 Toilets & boat ramp "near the sandbar" 2012
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
From Mildura: North-west 9.5k on Rainfurly Way, right (north) at Chaffey Park to the Mildara-Blass Winery, left (north west) 3.8k on the (Old) Wentworth Rd, right (north east) into Merbein Common, 3k on formed tracks to river, follow river on sandy tracks. Alternatively stay on Wentworth Rd (or travel from Mildura 16k on the Calder Hwy [A79]) almost to Redgrove, right (north) to the Horseshoe Bend section of the Common, 4k track along the River.