Wairuna, Girringun National Park Townsville | Tropical North Queensland

Lake Wairuna, Girringun National Park. Photo credit: Andrew Millerd © Queensland Government

Camping in Wairuna

Wairuna camping area has 3 separate and partially shaded sites beside the Burdekin River.

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

Park-specific conditions

Wairuna camping area is closed throughout the wet season every year from 1 December to 31 March inclusive—roads into and within 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 events.

There is a maximum night stay of 7 nights.

Read more about staying safe and looking after the park.

  • Wairuna camping area has 3 separate and partially shady sites besides the Burdekin 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

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.