Mount Brown Bush Camp

Accommodation Option on the Heysen Trail

Mount Brown Bush Camp
Mount Brown Bush Camp
Mount Brown Bush Camp mudmap
Mount Brown Bush Camp mudmap
Accommodation
Campsite
Mapsheet
Mapsheet 6C, Wilmington to Woolshed Flat
Guidebook
Northern Guidebook, chapter 3, map 3.7
Location
Close to the Mount Brown Conservation Park
Coordinates
Grid ref: 215 974
Longitude: 138.035704
Latitude: -32.525533
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Contact
For more information and bookings please contact:
mtbrownbushcamping@gmail.com
www.mtbrownbushcamping.com
Bookings
Yes
Fees
Yes
Facilities
Bushwalking, Mountain biking, lookout at the summit of Mt Brown, toilets and firepits.
History
Mount Brown is located in the Flinders Ranges about 20 kilometres east of the city of Port Augusta.

The mountain was named by the British navigator Matthew Flinders on 9 March 1802 after the Scottish botanist, Robert Brown, who was a member of HMS Investigator’s scientific team. Brown along with others from HMS Investigator including Ferdinand Bauer and William Westall climbed the mountain on 10 and 11 March 1802.

The Nukunu people are traditional custodians of the land.

The mountain has a height of 964 m (3,163 ft).

Since 1993, it has been located within the boundaries of the protected area known as the Mount Brown Conservation Park.
Notes
The camp sites of the Mount Brown Bushcamp are spread throughout the property. Camp sites 4 and 5 are on the trail ... the others are not. Vehicle access via Gunyah Road and then Broadview track only allows access to within about 3km of these two sites.

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