Fern Flat walkers' camp
The Fern Flat camping area is located beside Broken River, where you may be able to spot a platypus. The nearby Broken River day-use area can be reached by conventional vehicles, but the camping area itself can be reached by foot only.
- Conventional vehicle
- Trail bike
Camping area facilities
- Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
- Toilets (non-flush)
- Tent camping
- Tent camping beside car
- Short walk to tent
- Canoeing and kayaking
The Fern Flat camping area is located beside Broken River, Eungella National Park, where you may be able to spot a platypus. The camping area is suitable for tent camping, a short walk from your vehicle. Not suitable for camper trailers, caravans or motorhomes. Facilities include a hybrid toilet in camping area. The nearby day-use area has toilet facilities, kiosk, information centre, picnic tables and gas barbecues. Mobile phone coverage is not available. The nearest mobile phone reception is at Sky Window day-use area.
Camping area features: camp beside Broken River, where you may be able to spot a platypus.
Location: 600m from Broken River day-use area, which is about 5km from Eungella township.
Access: can be reached by conventional vehicles, 600m along the gravel road beside the Broken River Visitor Kiosk.
Number of sites: 8 sites. Maximum 4 people per site.
Camp sites are suitable for: tent camping, a short walk from your vehicle.
Camp site surface: grass and dirt.
Facilities: hybrid toilet in camping area. Nearby day-use area has toilet facilities, kiosk, information centre, picnic tables and gas barbecues. All water must be treated before human consumption.
Open fires: allowed in fire rings only (except when fire bans apply). Fuel stoves are recommended. Bring your own clean milled timber.
Generators: not allowed.
Essentials to bring: all food and drinking water, sturdy rubbish bags, insect repellent, sun protection, first-aid kit and reliable torch. Read more about before you visit.
Mobile phone coverage: not available. Nearest reception is at Sky Window day-use area and Eungella.