Princess Hills, Girringun National Park Townsville | Tropical North Queensland

Herbert River near camp site 1. Photo credit: Tahn Lawson © Queensland Government

Camping in Princess Hills

Princess Hills camping area has 2 separate and shady sites beside the Herbert River.

Camping permits are required and fees apply. Your booking number must be displayed at your camp site.

Park-specific conditions

Princess Hills camping area is closed throughout the wet season every year from 1 December to 31 March inclusive—roads into and on the park become impassable for extended periods and are closed to public access. These dates may vary depending on weather and road conditions and closures may also occur after heavy rain.

There is a maximum stay of 7 nights for the Princess Hills camping area.

Read more about staying safe and looking after the park.

  • Princess Hills camping area features separate shady camp sites in open woodland on the banks of the Herbert River.

    • Tent camping
    • No caravan camping
    • Camper trailer camping
    • Campfires allowed
    • No toilets
    • No showers
    • No barbecue
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • Generators allowed (conditions apply)
    • No dogs permitted