Juwun and Jambal walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk Townsville | Tropical North Queensland

Camping on Juwun and Jambal walks

Changes to camping bookings

On-site self-registration is no longer available. Campers must obtain an e-camping permit and pay their camping fees before arriving at the camping area. Book your camp site:

Blencoe Falls camping area has toilets and water can be collected from Blencoe Creek (treat all water before drinking). Bush camping is permitted along the walk in the Herbert River Gorge between Blanket Creek and Orange Tree, by booking 'Herbert River Gorge camping zone'. Blanket Creek walkers' camp is an identified camp site. No facilities are provided.

Permits and fees

Camping in Girringun National Park and along the Wet Tropics Great Walk requires a camping permit and fees apply. A tag with your booking number must be displayed at your camp site.

Other accommodation

There is a range of holiday accommodation in surrounding towns. Hotel, motel, bed and breakfast, caravan park and holiday cottage accommodation is available at Ravenshoe. Hotel and motel accommodation can be found at Mount Garnet.

For more information see tourism information links.

Park-specific conditions

  • Fires are not permitted along the Juwun and Jambal walks. Fuel stoves are recommended.

Read more about staying safe and looking after the park.

  • Blanket Creek bush camp features shady, she-oak covered bush campsite alongside the Herbert River.

    • Tent camping
    • No caravan camping
    • No camper trailer camping
    • No campfires
    • No toilets
    • No showers
    • No barbecue
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No generators allowed
    • No dogs permitted
  • Herbert River Gorge bush campsites are offered in a range of landscapes along the Herbert River.

    • Tent camping
    • No caravan camping
    • No camper trailer camping
    • No campfires
    • No toilets
    • No showers
    • No barbecue
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No generators allowed
    • No dogs permitted

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.