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Milduras Mediterranean Climate Makes Camping A Breeze


Nestled in the north west corner of Victoria lies a virtual oasis, nourished and maintained by irrigation. Mildura is known for its large skies, fertile soil, and vibrant welcoming atmosphere. The local restaurants, eateries and cellar doors pride themselves in providing the best quality local wines and produce.


There is something for every member of the family in Mildura, which offers a Mediterranean climate, rugged beauty, and remarkable local history.


Parking up your Goldstream RV on the Murray River in the Mildura area is an experience that you will never forget – whether off the beaten track, or at one of the caravan parks which include:

Apex River Beach Holiday Park


Conveniently located just outside Mildura on the banks of the Murray River, this comfortable park has two hundred powered sites and many un-powered sites. The site is located at the end of a road, so there is no passing traffic which adds to the tranquil relaxed atmosphere.


Apex River Park is also pet friendly.


Amenities include unisex and disabled bathroom, barbecues both in the park and the council reserve nearby, waste dump point, and a children’s playground.

Golden River Holiday Park


Located on the Murray just four kilometres out of town, the Golden River park carries the Big 4 Holiday Park label and provides a comfort level in line with that brand. Facilities include a swimming pool, kids activity playground, games room, and pedal karts for hire. The park has close to eighty sites available.

Buronga Riverside Caravan Park


This traditional styled caravan park is the most centrally located caravan park in Mildura and as the name suggests, is situated on the river. The owners take pride in making your stay an enjoyable one, and put extra effort into making your camping experience unique. Kids will enjoy the novelty faces in the trees and the fairy lights strewn throughout the park in the evenings. The park receives regular positive reviews from independent review sites like Trip Advisor.

Free camping sites


There are a number of locations along the river around the Mildura district. Facilities are usually sparse, but these places are good rest stops and may suffice for a night or two.


Free camping is allowed at the following spots:


  • Bruce’s Bend
  • Green Point
  • Psyche Bend
  • Bottle Bend
  • Karigoc Sandbar, and
  • Merbein common


Mildura’s weather is quite mild through the winter months, making it a popular holiday destination all year round – it is definitely a great place to take your family, and, of course, your Goldstream RV.


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