Beerburrum and Beerwah State Forests Brisbane | Sunshine Coast

Head to Coochin Creek in Beerburrum and Beerwah State Forests and enjoy fishing, canoeing, camping and picnicking. Photo credit: Tomek.Z.Genek © Queensland Government

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Camping in Beerburrum and Beerwah

Coochin Creek camping area in Beerwah State Forest provides a camping area that is ideal for visitors who enjoy fishing and boating.

A terraced area provides vantage points for fishing from the creek bank. It is also possible to launch a canoe into the creek.

You can reach the camping area by conventional vehicle. Small boats can be launched from the Coochin Creek boat ramp, 1km past the camping area (turn right when exiting the camping area). From the boat ramp the camping area is 3km upstream and the Pumicestone Passage provides opportunities to adventure in Moreton Bay Marine Park, famed for boating and fishing opportunities.

Camping permits are required and fees apply. A tag with your booking number must be displayed at your camp site.

Before booking, read the Coochin Creek camping area map and individual camp site specifications (PDF, 3.0MB) to ensure you choose a suitable camp site for your tent, camper trailer, campervan, caravan or motor home.

  • Page 1 map shows individual camp sites and their reference number.
  • Page 2 to 4 contains detailed camp site information—site surface, size, shade, image.
  • Note your suitable camp site reference numbers to use when making your booking.

Park-specific conditions

Domestic animals are not permitted at the camping area or adjoining day-use area.

Check-in after 2pm and check-out by 11am on your day of departure. Maximum length of stay is 21 days.

Read more about staying safe and looking after the park.

  • Relax in this laid-back camping area on the banks of Coochin Creek, set amid open forest and woodlands.

    • Tent camping
    • Caravan camping
    • Camper trailer camping
    • Campfires allowed
    • Toilets
    • No showers
    • No barbecue
    • No picnic tables
    • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
    • No generators allowed
    • No dogs permitted