What makes Camp Illawonga special

punyelroo-caveCamp Illawonga is a really special spot, located in a stunning region noted for its natural beauty and intriguing vistas. It captures the essence of an outstanding location. Camp Illawonga is an amazing property right on the Murray River, and also extending out into the Mallee Scrub.

Historical Significance

Explore the intriguing history that has shaped Illawonga into what it is today. This place is rich in history, with historical sites and landmarks reminding us of the people who have lived here for generations. Illawonga exemplifies the fortitude and spirit of those who came before us.

Stunning Landscapes and Scenic Wonders

Prepare to be taken aback by the breathtaking scenery that surrounds Illawonga. Every turn offers a postcard-worthy panorama, from beautiful cliff of the river, the Mighty Murray River itself. Whether you enjoy the semi desert, or simply relaxing by a river, Camp Illawonga provides numerous possibilities to interact with nature in its purest form.

Another thing that makes Illawonga special, is the Dark Sky Reserve which are often home to breathtaking phenomena like meteor showers, auroras, and constellations that will make your jaw drop faster than a shooting star. It’s like having a VIP pass to the universe’s most exclusive events.


Hiking, Camping, and Nature Trails Camp Illawonga is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, with a wealth of camping, and nature trails both in the bush and along the riverbank. Immerse yourself in the splendor of Illawonga’s natural environments that will leave you feeling rejuvenated and connected to nature.

Water-based Activities If you’re a water baby, Camp Illawonga won’t disappoint. From kayaking, raft building and pedal boating, and other camp activities, the possibilities are endless – all under the supervision of our fully trained leaders.

Camp Illawonga is more than a location. It is also dedicated to conserving its natural beauty and safeguarding the environment for future generations. We promote sustainable practices and raise awareness about the necessity of preserving the region’s distinctive ecosystems through environmental conservation programs.

Illawonga’s unique characteristics include a diverse range of recreational opportunities, a rich agricultural past, a strong sense of community, and a dedication to sustainability.

Our Camp Illawonga, with its natural beauty and warm ambiance, is a place where you may truly feel at home while experiencing the best that outback life has to offer.