Orange, NSW

Orange is on Mitchell Highway (B71)



Orange Free Rest Areas

Shadforth Reserve

OVERNIGHT REST AREA

This rest area has a circular driveway with no shade.

Facilities include : Picnic tables : NO barbecues : Toilets – wheelchair accessible : Dogs are OK : Suitable or all sized caravans.

Located on the Mitchell Highway, 14 kilometres southeast of Orange and 41 kilometres northwest of Bathurst at the northern end of the tiny village of Shadforth at the Millthorpe Road turn off. Entrance to the reserve is off Millthorpe Road.

www.caravancaravan.com.au/entity/shadforth-reserve-rest-area/nsw

Macquarie Wood Rest Area

OVERNIGHT REST AREA

This rest area/camping spot is in the Vittoria State Forest. It is a huge open area with a few trees for shade. There are walking tracks and a lookout with extensive views of the Macquarie Valley.

Facilities include : Picnic tables : Barbecues and fireplaces – wood is usually supplied : Toilets : Water – not suitable to drink : Information shelter : Rubbish bins provided : Dogs are OK : Suitable for all sized caravans.

Turn north off the Mitchell Highway, 27 kilometres southeast of Orange and 28 kilometres northeast of Bathurst onto Cashens Lane (unsealed). Travel 600 metres then turn right. This road will take you to the camping area.

www.exploreaustralia.net.au/New-South-Wales/Central-West/Vittoria/Macquarie-Wood-camping-area

The Rocks Rest Area

OVERNIGHT REST AREA

This small, sealed, drive through rest area just off the highway is amongst lots of shady trees.

Facilities include : Covered picnic tables : Wood barbecue : Toilets – wheelchair accessible : Rubbish bins provided : Solar powered lighting : Water – not suitable to drink : Dogs are OK : Suitable for small to medium caravans.

Located on the Mitchell Highway, 35 kilometres southeast of Orange and 20 kilometres northwest of Bathurst on the northern side of the highway.

www.exploreaustralia.net.au/New-South-Wales/Central-West/Vittoria/The-Rocks-rest-area

This page last reviewed on 1 Dec 2016