Dryander National Park Whitsundays

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Grimston Point camping area

Grimston Point camping area is located in a peaceful and secluded area on the northern side of the point approximately three nautical miles north of Airlie Beach.

Accessible by

  • Boat

Camping area facilities

  • Toilets (non-flush)
  • Anchoring allowed
  • Tent camping
  • Short walk to tent
  • Boating
  • Fishing

Campground features: Enjoy bush camping in this peaceful and secluded area.

Location: On the northern side of the point approximately 3 nautical miles north of Airlie Beach.

Access: The camping area is only accessible by boat.

Number of sites: Open area without separately defined sites.

Campsites are suitable for: tent camping only.

Campsite surface: Sand.

Facilities: Pit toilet.

Open fires: Prohibited. Fuel stoves are recommended.

Generators: Not allowed, except for medical reasons (with the department’s permission).

Essentials to bring: All food and drinking water, sturdy rubbish bags, insect repellent, sun protection, first aid kit, reliable torch, marine radio.

Bookings: book online, over-the-counter or by phone.

Mobile phone coverage: Generally available on the beach or on the ridgeline southeast of the camping area; satellite phones and marine radios can also be used.

Visiting safely

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