Bowling Green Bay National Park Townsville

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Mount Elliot remote bush camp

Remote bush camping is available to experienced and well-equipped bushwalkers who wish to undertake extended overnight hikes in the Mount Elliot section of the park.

Accessible by

  • Walk-in

Camping area facilities

  • Tent camping
  • Long walk to tent
  • Walking

Features: remote hiking and camping. Only experienced and well-equipped bushwalkers should undertake extended overnight hikes.
Access: hike-in access only.
Number of sites: no defined camping areas. Camp sites must be at least 1km from other camping areas and other groups. A maximum of six remote campers are permitted in any one group.
Facilities: none.
Open fires: prohibited. Bring a fuel or gas stove.
Generators: not permitted.
Essentials to bring: campers must be completely self-sufficient, carrying food, water and a fuel stove. Read more about before you visit.
Bookings: Camping permits are required for remote camping and fees apply. Book online or learn about our camping booking options.

Visiting safely

For more safety information see Visiting Bowling Green Bay safely and camp with care.