Charon Point Conservation Park Capricorn | Mackay

Beach camping area

The Beach camping area can be reached by high clearance 4WD vehicles only and is suitable for tent camping beside your car on the beach.

Accessible by

  • High clearance 4WD

Camping area facilities

  • Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
  • Tent camping
  • Tent camping beside car
  • Boating
  • Fishing

Camping area features: Beachfront camping with ocean breezes.

Location: On the beachfront east of the boat ramps.

Access: High clearance 4WD vehicles only.

Number of sites: Undefined sites for up to 6 people.

Campsites are suitable for: Tent camping beside your car; small groups.

Campsite surface: Sand.

Facilities: None.

Open fires: Camp fires are permitted in above-ground fire containers only (except when fire bans apply). Bring your own fire container and remove it when you leave (including the coals). Bring your own clean, milled timber. Use a previous camp fire site, rather than starting a new one. Gas and fuel stoves are preferred and recommended.

Generators: Not permitted.

Essentials to bring: Drinking water, rubbish bags, insect repellent. Read more about before you visit.

Bookings: book online or learn about our camping booking options.

Mobile phone coverage: Unreliable.

Visiting safely

For more safety information see Visiting Charon Point safely and camp with care.

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