Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park (CYPAL) Tropical North Queensland

Camping in Snapper Island

Bush camping is available at West Point at Snapper Island camping area. The camping area provides limited facilities and campers must be self-sufficient.

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

Camping is also available on East Hope Island, Hope Islands National Park (CYPAL). See Hope Islands National Park (CYPAL) camping information for further information.

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Park-specific conditions

The maximum length of stay at any camp site on Snapper Island is 10 nights.

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  • Snapper Island camping area features peaceful bush camping, far from the bustle of the mainland and is a popular camping spot for sea kayakers. Located on the western side of…

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

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.