Warragamba and Silverdale

Bents Basin State Conservation Area

Located near Wallacia, Bents Basin is a protected nature reserve and State Park.

Bents Basin is popular for swimming, kayaking, bushwalking, barbecuing, picnicking and fishing. Enjoy one of the walking trails including Caley’s Lookout Track, which leads to Little Mountain, a scenic lookout area that is 160 metres (525 feet) in elevation. Bents Basin campground offers sites for tents, trailer and caravans in a scenic location by the water.

Two roads access the park (Bents Basin Road in northwest and Bents Loop Road in the park’s east) and a fee is charged for vehicle access per day.

If you’re interested in finding out more about the park’s landscape, plants and animals, you can easily arrange a guided tour with a ranger.