TO CAMP CYPRESS
in north-western NSW, is located at Baradine, gateway to the
vast and intriguing forest of The Pilliga.
is an ideal base for anyone seeking an escape into the Australian
bush. Enjoy bushwalks, scenic forest drives and discover hidden
gems like the weatherworn caves. The Pilliga is a birdwatcher’s
paradise. Follow some of Baradine’s well-marked Bird
Routes and you could spot flocks of glossy black cockatoos
coming in to drink at the Salt Caves Dam at sundown.
Spanning over 3,000 sq.kms, the Pilliga Forest constitutes
the largest continuous remnant of semi-arid woodland in temperate
New South Wales, Australia. The forest contains at least 300
native animal species, and more than 230 species of birds;
with at least 22 endangered animal species including the Glossy
Black Cockatoo, Squirrel Glider, Koala, Pilliga Mouse and
Rufous Bettong. There are at least 900 plant species including
many threatened plant species.
a Camp Cypress information sheet