Family Islands National Park Tropical North Queensland

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Coombe Island camping area

Coombe Island camping area is private boat-based camping—only one group is permitted to camp at any one time on the southern side of Coombe Island.

Accessible by

  • Boat

Campground facilities

  • Picnic tables
  • Anchoring allowed
  • Tent camping
  • Walking
  • Fishing

Features: private boat-based camping—only one group is permitted to camp at any one time.

Location: on the southern side of Coombe Island.

Access: the camping area can be reached by boat (only).

Number of sites: One site. Maximum of eight people.

Camp sites are suitable for: boat-based camping.

Camp site surface: sand.

Facilities: picnic table.

Open fires: prohibited. Fuel stoves are recommended.

Generators: not allowed.

Essentials to bring: sufficient food and drinking water, fuel stove, cooking utensils and equipment, rubbish bags, tide chart, basic first aid kit, insect repellent, mosquito nets and sunscreen. Read more about before you visit.

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

Mobile phone coverage: generally available.

Visiting safely

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

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