Amamoor State Forest Sunshine Coast

Amamoor Creek is a tranquil feature that runs beside Amamoor State Forest’s camping and day-use areas. Photo credit: Trevor Hatfield © Queensland Government

Be inspired: ‘Paw-some’ camping fun for the whole family (and the dog) at Amamoor!

Hate having to start your holiday with a tear-jerking separation from your fur baby? Leaving your dog behind can be ‘ruff’, so don’t let it put a ‘paws’ on planning your next family camping trip! Photo credit: Trevor Hatfield © Queensland Government

Be inspired: Camping with your four-legged friend in South East Queensland

Does your dog love new adventures just like you? There’s no need to leave your pooch pining for you at home when there’s long walks, new smells, and plenty of exploring to be had by your four-legged friend. Photo credit: Trevor Hatfield © Queensland Government

Be inspired: Explore the Sunshine and Fraser coasts—your go-to weekend escapes!

They’re renowned for surf and sun-drenched beaches, and deservedly-so, but take a closer look and you’ll find the Sunshine and Fraser coasts have so much more in store! Photo credit: Adam Creed © Queensland Government

Attractions

Picnic facilities are provided beside Amamoor Creek at Amama day-use area.

Facilities include individual barbecues, picnic tables and toilets.

If you plan to use the barbecues provided, bring your own clean firewood, as it is illegal to collect firewood from the forest. If there are fire bans you will need to pack a suitable fuel cooking stove instead—check Park Alerts.

Dogs are permitted in Amama day-use area, conditions apply.

  • Fire up a barbecue or lay out a picnic under the pines beside Amamoor Creek, and enjoy a rainforest walk—walks begin at the trailhead across the road from the day-use…

    • Toilets
    • Barbecue (wood/fuel/coin)
    • Picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout