Burdekin River camping area
The camping area is located in a peaceful setting on the banks of the Burdekin River, with no facilities.
- High clearance 4WD
Camping area facilities
- Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
- Generators allowed (conditions apply)
- Picnic tables
- Tent camping
- Caravan camping
- Camper trailer camping
- Campervan camping
- Tent camping beside car
Camping area features: a peaceful setting on the banks of the Burdekin River, with no facilities.
Location: near the entrance to the park, 700 metres from the main gate.
Access: access is along an unsealed section of road, and is only accessible to four-wheel-drive vehicles. Proceed with care in times of wet weather, especially if travelling with a trailer, the road can become rough and boggy with minor rainfall.
Number of sites: four numbered sites.
|Site no.||Site type||Description||Capacity(people)|
|1||Tent/camper trailer/ campervan/caravan||Large Burdekin Plum trees shade this site on the bank of the Burdekin River. Pedestrian access to river.||8 (2 vehicles)|
|2||Tent/camper trailer/ campervan/caravan||Moreton Bay Ash trees surround this site on the bank of the Burdekin River. Pedestrian access to river.||8 (2 vehicles)|
|3||Tent||An open site with afternoon shade. Access to river within walking distance.||8 (2 vehicles)|
|4||Tent/camper trailer/ campervan/caravan||A partly shaded site close to Fletcher Creek. Pedestrian access to creek.||8 (2 vehicles)|
Camp sites are suitable for: tent camping beside your car; campervans; caravans; and camper trailers.
Camp site surface: dirt.
Open fires: permitted only in the fire rings provided, except when fire prohibitions or fire bans are in place. Bring clean firewood such as untreated, mill off-cuts—collecting firewood from the national park is prohibited.
Generators: allowed, between the hours of 9am and 12pm (midday), and must operate at a noise level of less than 65dB(A) at a distance of 7 metres.
Essentials to bring: drinking water, rubbish bags, insect repellent and gas stove. Read more about before you visit.
Mobile phone coverage: limited and unreliable.