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Pioneer Bay camping area
Pioneer Bay camping area is remote, island bush camping and can be reached by boat only.
- Canoe or kayak
- Toilets (non-flush)
- Picnic tables
- Mooring points
- Anchoring allowed
- Canoeing and kayaking
- Tent camping
Camping area features: remote, island bush camping.
Location: on the western side of the island, between Cattle Bay and the Orpheus Island Resort.
Access: the camping area can be reached by boat only. There is a ‘no anchoring‘ area offshore from the camping area but public moorings are available and anchoring in sand adjacent to the beach is permitted.
Number of sites: open area without separately defined sites. Maximum of 12 people.
Campsites are suitable for: tent camping.
Campsite surface: sand and grass.
Facilities: composting toilet and picnic table.
Open fires: prohibited. Fuel stoves are recommended.
Generators: not allowed.
Essentials to bring: drinking water, rubbish bags and insect repellent. Read more about before you visit.
Mobile phone coverage: generally available.
- Planned Burn on Orpheus Island National Park 4–5 July 2020