Girard State Forest Ride Base IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE .
The ride base has been burnt around the edges, and sustained minor damage as a result of the Sept Drake / Long Gully Rd Fires.
Electricity will not be restored to the base until after 24th Nov, due to the loss of power poles leading into the base including the transformer pole.
Water is limited to the shower block only and has to be trucked in at a cost to all users until substantial rain occurs.
NO FIRES AT ALL ARE ALLOWED AT THE RIDE BASE. If in doubt please check with NSW Forestry. Campfires and barbecues using wood, charcoal or other solid fuels have been banned in all State forests on the North Coast, Northern Tablelands Central West Tablelands, South Coast andIR IS parts of Western NSW from Sunday 1 September until further notice to reduce the risk of bushfires
To book our Ride Base, please fill out the form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Ride Base PIC Number ND512994
You can check if dates are available on the calendar below.
All facilities are maintained by volunteers of the Tenterfield Endurance Riders Club.
By camping in the ride base you assume all Liability.
Power is available and water for showers is pumped from Crooked Creek up stream of the crossing into the camp site.
You should bring your own water for drinking.
As of January 2019 Crooked Creek is Dry, there is NO WATER IN THE CREEK.
YOU MUST BRING ALL YOUR OWN WATER .
The Tenterfield Endurance Riding Club holds an Occupation Permit issued from the Forest Corporation and any activity outside the bounds of the camp site should be directed to them.
We ask that you take care of available facilities, leave the site clean and tidy for other users and remove all your rubbish.
Motor bikes MUST not be ridden within the fenced area of the grounds for other than access to the camp site.
The cost for renting the base is $15 per person, per night. Children under 12 years are free.
Once a booking is confirmed we will send you a email with a reference number to be used when making a payment.
Payment is required in advance.
This price increase is due to an increase in Insurance Costs
Bank Details for Payments:
Bank name: Community Mutual
Acct name: Tenterfield Endurance Riding Club Inc