Last Updated Feb 2014 | Originally suggested by Peter
Dead River Beach has an extended beach backed by a green grassed level bank shaded by stands of immature River Red Gums.
It continues around into an old horseshoe bend which the river now bypasses (land to the west, on the new south bank of the Murray, is in NSW). Surrounded by River Red Gum flood plain forest. Prolific bird life, some cattle grazing.
Access is possible on the Cobram Track west (downstream) to Davies Beach, Stewart's Beaches 1&2 and Wilsons Beach (all backed by dryer, open forest) and further west to Bretnalls and Green Beaches.
This is a free camping area.
First in, best dressed.
Longdrop or composting
Pets are allowed with conditions
Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
There are no built fireplaces in this camp ground, however it may be permisable to have a camp fire under certain conditions. Please check local fire restrictions and rules before lighting fires.
No bbqs are provided.
This campsite is near a river or creek that has swimming holes.
There are fishing spots at or near this campsite.
Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite
There are canoeing and kayaking spots at or near this campsite
The Murray River Reserves were set up to protect areas of cultural and natural assets along this stretch of the Murray
This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.
Situated on the Murray upstream of Tocumwal, just downstream from Cobram [B400].
Access off the Cobram-Koonoomoo Rd [C367], north 2.5k on Racecourse Rd (gravel) to the entry grid and information board, continue on 0.4k to the river and a further 1k to Dead River Beach.
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