Very pleasant camping in open woodland (Peppermint and Manna Gum) on level, grassed (cattle mown), large river flats surrounded by the forested foothills of the alps.
Blackwoods and wattles by river. Good, gravel access tracks. Magpies, ducks, koala, wombat, kangaroo, possum and cattle are common. A popular camping area. Rated 4.1/5 1 BBQ, 2 tables, 2 WC blocks
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
From Mansfield [B320]: East 21k on the Mount Buller Rd [C320] through Merrijig, right (south) 18k up then down the Howqua Hills Rd (gravel) just over the Howqua River, on the left and right.