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Great wee site

Camped here for a night in the RV while we were in Mildura. Lovely spot right on the Murray River... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Amzdea
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Great picnic spot

Fantastic riverside picnic area beside the River Murray. Clean BBQs and surrounds. Quiet and... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
craig M
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Strathalbyn, Australia
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Camped here for a night in the RV while we were in Mildura. Lovely spot right on the Murray River with sunrise views. Toilets are a wee bit of a walk in the dark if you don't manage to get one of the spaces beside...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Amzdea
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Fantastic riverside picnic area beside the River Murray. Clean BBQs and surrounds. Quiet and peaceful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank craig M
Reviewed 7 July 2018

I camped on Merbein Common in my Mazda Bus for 2 days on the banks of the Murray River at Horseshoe Bend. It was so tranquil and peaceful though I was amazed at how many boats of all sorts travelled up and down the river...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Irene I
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We've camped twice for a week each time at Merbein Common, away from the day visit area. It is peaceful, and a great way to connect with nature. Access roads in can be difficult after rain, so be aware.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Driving Oz w
Reviewed 4 March 2018

As is the case with many free camping locations, those few inconsiderate visitors who leave rubbish behind ruin the experience for others. I saw busted up camping furniture thrown into the bushes nearby. I visited in warm weather so had no problems with access but...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank 612adiek
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

What a lovely spot to stay , birds, beautiful views what more could you want? The local shopping centre has a wonderful Iva , staff average but great selection of food

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank mike s
Reviewed 9 August 2017

bikers, boating, wildlife, lots of fun...spent most easter on the common , away from the ski racing...the boat noises can get too much

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank sipain2016
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Great place to spend a few days free camping by the beautiful Murray river. Lots of bird life, peace and quiet. It's quite sandy in places. Lots of river access points to camp. Just a word of warning after our experience. 10 mm of rain...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Ingrid T
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A fair bit of rubbish left behind by other travellers. Great that it's free though. Sunrise was pretty reflecting on the Murray.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Melinda E
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A nice spot on the banks of the Murray river for free camping. Fires and pets allowed. Though a word of warning, don't be too trusting. We had some visitors in our camp,while we were away, but luckily had chained the generator up, noticed it...More

Date of experience: April 2016
5  Thank Julieandallan
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Stephen B
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Response from Irene I | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure how long as I only stayed for 2 days feel it is a week or so there are no facilities so you need to be self sufficient I think open fires would be subject to the fire rating at the time suggest you contact... More
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