Cape Upstart National Park Whitsundays

The imposing granite headlands of Cape Upstart Photo credit: Sarah Jordan © Queensland Government

Things to do

    Camping and accommodation

    Bush camping is permitted at Coconut Beach, accessible by boat only in good weather conditions. No facilities are provided and you must be totally self-sufficient. Camping permits are required and fees apply.

    This is a low-key park for self-sufficient visitors. Check with the Great Barrier Marine Park Authority for advice on activities permitted in the adjacent marine park waters.


    Snake trail walk

    Grade 3

    Distance: 400m return
    Time: 20mins
    Details: A short easy walk, explore the coastal environment that runs alongside a salt pan in the Worungu Bay section of the park. Be mindful, this area holds great significance to the Juru people. Access is by road via the township of Guthalungra.

    • There are currently no park alerts for this park.