Phone Number: Canberra Connect 13 22 81
GPS Coordinates: -35° 19' 31.77", 148° 56' 53.10"
Region: Australian Capital Territiroy    Area: Australian Capital Territiroy   State: Australian Capital Territiroy
Located 20km from Canberra on Cotter Road (Tourist Route 5), Cotter Campground is the most popular bushland camping area in the ACT. Nestled on the banks of the Cotter River amongst shady native and exotic trees, the campground is also adjacent to the Murrumbidgee River.
Cotter Campground offers separate areas for campers, vans, small private parties and organised groups but there is no onsite power or sullage available.
Travel along Cotter Road until you reach the bridge that crosses the Murrumbidgee River. The Cotter Campground is the first left after the bridge. The campsite gates close at 10 pm.
There is some mobile phone service (depending on your carrier) and television reception here.
Unfortunately pets are not allowed at this campsite.
The maximum time limit for staying here is 2 weeks.
Facilities at Cotter Campground include:
- Disabled Access
- Water – may not be suitable for drinking
- Picnic Tables
- Free Electric and Wood BBQs (firewood is not provided)