Gloucester Islands National Park Whitsundays

Photo credit: Photo: Adam Creed © Qld Govt

Armit Island

Armit Island camping area is suitable for small groups - this pretty campground among casuarina trees provides a wilderness camping experience.

Accessible by

  • Boat

Campground facilities

  • Tent camping

Campground features: Suitable for small groups, this pretty campground among casuarina trees provides a wilderness camping experience. Access to the southern beach and Little Armit Island is prohibited between 1 October and 31 March (inclusive) each year to protect sea, shore and migratory birds.

Location: South-west corner of Armit Island, approximately 17 km north-west of Airlie Beach.

Access: The campground can be reached by boat (only). It has a good sandy beach and anchorage, and is accessible at all tides.

Number of sites: Open area without separately defined sites. Maximum of 12 people.

Campsites are suitable for: walk-in camping; large groups.

Campsite surface: Sand and rubble.

Facilities: None.

Open fires: Prohibited.

Generators: Not permitted.

Essentials to bring: Drinking water, rubbish bags, insect repellent, fuel stove. Read more about before you visit.

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

Mobile phone coverage: Not available.

Visiting safely

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

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.