Davies Creek National Park, Dinden National Park, Dinden West Forest Reserve and Bare Hill Conservation Park Tropical North Queensland

Photo credit: Photo: Robert Ashdown © Qld Govt

Upper Davies Creek camping area

Upper Davies Creek camping area consists of eight separate and numbered camp sites scattered along a stretch of Davies Creek in tall open forest.

Accessible by

  • Conventional vehicle
  • Trail bike
  • Bicycle
  • Walk-in

Campground facilities

  • Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
  • Toilets (non-flush)
  • Generators allowed (conditions apply)
  • Walking
  • Scenic drive
  • Swimming
  • Tent camping
  • Caravan camping
  • Camper trailer camping
  • Motor home camping
  • Tent camping beside car

Camping area features: sites are scattered along a stretch of Davies Creek in tall open forest.

Location: in Dinden National Park—10km along Davies Creek Road (3.8km past Lower Davies Creek camping area).

Map: Upper Davies Creek camping area map (PDF, 150.0KB)

Access: four-wheel-drive or high clearance vehicles are recommended—the road is not suitable for caravans or large motorhomes.

Number of sites: eight separate and numbered sites.

Site numberCapacity (number of people)Capacity (number of vehicles)Shade Other information
18Two vehicles and trailersPartialAdjacent to site 2
210Two vehicles and trailersPartialAdjacent to site 1
312Four vehicles and trailersFullAdjacent to site 4
410Three vehicles and trailersPartialAdjacent to site 3
510Two vehicles and trailersPartialAdjacent to site 6
66Three vehicles and 1 trailerFullAdjacent to site 5
710Two vehicles and trailersPartialAdjacent to site 8
810Two vehicles and trailersPartialAdjacent to site 7

Camp sites are suitable for: tents or camper trailer.

Camp site surface: dirt and sand.

Facilities: fire rings and pit toilets—each toilet is shared between two adjacent camp sites.

Open fires: allowed (except when fire bans apply) in fire rings only. Firewood is not provided and must not be collected from the parks. Bring your own firewood and take any unused firewood home with you. Fuel stoves are recommended.

Generators: not allowed.

Essentials to bring: drinking water (or a water treatment system), rubbish bags, firewood or a fuel stove, comprehensive first-aid kit, insect repellent and sun protection. Read more about before you visit.

Bookings: book online or learn about our camping booking options. Bookings are essential and can be made six months in advance for all Upper Davies Creek camp sites.

Mobile phone coverage: not available.

Visiting safely

For more safety information see Visiting Davies Creek, Dinden and Bare Hill safely and camp with care.

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