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Silent, peaceful & moving

Mungo National Park is world heritage listed due to the discovery of the remains of two ancient... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Water for the kangaroos

This is an incredible park but please if you go there take some water or bowls for the kangaroos... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Balranald, New South Wales 2715, Australia
+61 3 5021 8900
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mungo National Park is world heritage listed due to the discovery of the remains of two ancient humans. The park is filled with moving historical accounts and artefacts. The most impressive and picturesque experience is the Walls of China, a massive natural land formation. There...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank julieanneh2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an incredible park but please if you go there take some water or bowls for the kangaroos. They are thirsty and dying ! We did not know and came unprepared ! Please help them ! Especially at the watering hole which is dried...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Heartkun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

so the missus wanted to check it out and i was hesitant due to us buying a brand new mazda mx5 and having to drive it on unsealed roads (gravel road) wasn't appealing but we ventured on. we drove really fast i guess because thats...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sydney_Aussie21
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

Though Mungo National Park is one of only four World Heritage sites in New South Wales, its remoteness means that it is rather under-visited. There were only a few other people in the park when we visited. Fortunately, this means you can have the desolate...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank camsean
Reviewed 20 November 2018

When I say everything is relative I mean it is whether you have never been to a National Park in your life or wether you have been to loads, especially in America? The park is listed in the top 25 national parks of Australia. If...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Lots of Flies. Good boardwalk. Picturesque. Quiet..Eerie overnight. Lots of roos. should do once for sure if you have not.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Desi s
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

A great day not to be missed if you want a wonderful outback value for money trip. We had a comfortable journey and German was able to complete our day with plenty of scenic educational stopsm

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 7 October 2018

A truly fantastic experience to see such an ancient part of Australia. You must do the guided tour to go beyond the viewing platform and explore the dunes and old formations. Our guide, Lance, was extremely knowledgeable and great with adults and children alike.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DianaFraser
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Did you know that Australia has proof of one of the most oldest civilisations in the World? We had no idea that practically under the doorsteps from Mildura lays a sacred Aboriginal site with Mr Mungo man and Mungo Woman from 50,000 to 40,000 years...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Toni L
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

The Mungo National Park has a tour available of the walls of China which is run by the national park and private groups. The national park guide Lance who is employed with the visitor centre was very informative, patient and helpful. Card facilities are available...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julie K
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John M
26 February 2018|
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Response from Toni L | Reviewed this property |
We travelled first week in October and was awesome, no flies! I think August/ September/October/November are good months and late March/ April
24 October 2016|
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Response from Swinksy | Reviewed this property |
Hi Elbray, It depends on whether you have a four wheel drive or not, and whether you are camping or not. This time of year is normally very beautiful, but it has been exceptionally wet, making it challenging if you don't... More
Morten C
20 August 2016|
Response from Jam1982 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will need to have repellent or get a fly net I have found that to be the best.