Moreton Island National Park and Recreation Area Brisbane

Aerial view of the southern end of Moreton Island National Park. Photo credit: © Tourism and Events Queensland

Bookings and permits

From February 2020, permits to drive or camp in the Mulgumpin (Moreton Island) Recreation Area are booked and managed through Mulgumpin Camping.

North Point (tent site) camping area

North Point campground offers large, grassy, defined sites, many with shade. All sites are marked with totems. Campground is close to surf beach and within walking distance to Honeymoon Bay.

Accessible by

  • High clearance 4WD

Campground facilities

  • Toilets (non-flush)
  • Walking
  • Scenic drive
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Tent camping
  • Short walk to tent

Location: at the northern tip of the island, between Yellow Patch and Cape Moreton.

Access: the campground can be reached by 4WD only. Four sites are suitable for camper trailers. Although the campground is accessible by 4WD, it is necessary to park a short distance from each camp site. It is not possible to drive onto or beside tent sites.

Number of sites: a maximum of 21 sites are available, all marked with totems. Seasonal closures mean that not all sites will be full all year round.

Camp sites are suitable for: tent camping, camper trailers and large groups.

Camp site surface: grass.

Facilities: water (treat before drinking), hybrid toilets, cold showers and pedestrian access to surf beach.

Open fires: prohibited.

Generator use: not permitted.

Essentials to bring: drinking water and containers, water sterilisation tablets, rubbish bags, sunscreen, insect repellent, sealable containers for rubbish, first-aid kit and sand pegs. Read more about before you visit.

Bookings: book online. Bookings can be made no more than six months in advance.

Mobile phone coverage: poor and unreliable.

Visiting safely

For more safety information see Visiting Moreton Island safely and camp with care.

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.