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					                                                   SINGLETON VISITOR INFORMATION
                                                        & ENTERPRISE CENTRE
                                               Townhead Park, New England Hwy, Singleton NSW 2330
                                                       Freecall 1800 449 888 T 02 6571 5888
                                                          E visitorcentre@singleton.nsw.gov.au

F more information on where to set up camp
 or
& what to see and do in the Singleton area,
contact the Sin gleton Visitor Information &    Please consider the environmen t by re-distribu ting or recycling.

Enterp rise Centre on 1800 449 888.


                                                                visitsingleton.com                                   CAMPING IN SINGLETON
Lake St Clair                                                                                                                           McNamara Park
Carrowbrook Road, Singleton                                                                                                             Wollombi Street, Broke
This picturesque lake which nestles in the undulating hills                                                                             The village of Broke is situated on the banks of the Wollombi
of the Hunter Valley was formed behind the walls of Glennies                                                                            Brook at the western end of the Brokenback Range and
Creek Dam after its completion in 1983.                                                                                                 nestled on the edge of the Yengo National Park.

Lake St Clair provides Singleton with a water supply and areas                                                                          For those with an adventurous spirit camping at McNamara
for recreational activities such as water skiing, fishing and                                                                           Park may be an option for your stay in Broke. Bush camping is
boating. The park is ideal for picnicking and barbeques.                                                                                permitted. Camping is only allowed for a maximum of 3 nights.
The creek and dam are named after James Glennie, a former
                                                                                                                                        FACILITIES
captain in the Royal Navy who was granted creek frontage land
                                                                                                                                        To ensure you are fully prepared for setting up camp
near the Hunter River junction in 1824. The lake takes its name
                                                                                                                                        in McNamara Park please note:
from historic St Clair homestead now inundated by the waters.
                                                                                                                                          Basic toilet facilities available
FACILITIES                                                              Young ville Picnic Area
                                                                                                                                          Powered sites are not available
  11 powered sites                                                      Mount Royal National Park
                                                                                                                                          No formal bathing facilities
  135 hectares of vacant land for camping                               Mount Royal National Park conserves 3,340 hectares adjoining      No fresh water supply
  Hot showers                                                           the south-western edge of Barrington Tops National Park.
                                                                                                                                          Camping is free of charge
  Toilets
                                                                        It was proclaimed in October 1996 to protect a unique             Camping is at own risk
  Electric and wood fired BBQ’s                                         wilderness that is home to many rare and threatened species
  Concrete Boat Ramp                                                    of fauna. With its cool temperature and high altitude weather   TRAVEL DIRECTIONS
                                                                        patterns, it’s a tranquil and scenic area to enjoy.             From Singleton, drive along John Street over the rail bridge
Day visits and camping do incur charges, for more information and
                                                                                                                                        and onto the Putty Road. Turn left onto Broke Road. Follow
bookings contact the Lake St Clair caretaker on 02 6577 3370.           The Mount Royal Road to Youngville picnic area is a gravel
                                                                                                                                        Broke Road and you’ll see McNamara Park on your right
                                                                        road suitable for two wheel drive vehicles. This road links
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS                                                                                                                       as you approach the village of Broke.
                                                                        up with the Upper Falbrook and Cassells Road.
0.5 km north of the Singleton Crossing Bridge turn right onto
                                                                        All roads into the park are unsealed and visitors are advised   Campers using this information do so at their own risk.
Bridgman Road and follow Bridgman and Carrowbrook Roads
                                                                        to check conditions following rain, which can make the          Singleton Council will not accept liability for personal
for 35 km. A turn off to the left 27 km will take you to the dam wall
                                                                        roads muddy and rough. Taking caravans into the park            injury or damage to property.
or proceed a further 8 km to reach Lake St Clair Recreation Park.
                                                                        is not possible.

                                                                        Camping is permitted next to the picnic area.

                                                                        FACILITIES
                                                                          BBQ
                                                                          Sheltered tables
                                                                          Toilets

                                                                        TRAVEL DIRECTIONS
                                                                        0.5 km north of the Singleton Crossing Bridge turn right onto
                                                                        Bridgman Road and following Bridgman and Carrowbrook
                                                                        Roads for 50 km. Entrance into the park is via Mt Royal Road.