Porcupine Gorge National Park Outback Queensland

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Camping in Porcupine Gorge

Large drive-through site.

Large drive-through site.

Photo credit: Queensland Government

Pyramid camping area has 22 sites and basic facilities. Some camp sites have wheelchair-accessible picnic tables, and fire rings refer to Pyramid camping area map (PDF, 166.7KB) .

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

Park-specific conditions

  • Camp fires are only permitted in the steel fire rings (fireplace) provided at campsites, except when fire prohibitions or fire bans are in place. Penalties apply for lighting a fire in a place other than the fireplace provided and leaving a fire unattended. Bring your own clean pest free firewood such as untreated, mill off-cuts—collecting firewood from the national park is prohibited.
  • All bookings for camp sites must be made online prior to visiting the park, and well in advance during peak season (April to October).
  • Empty chemical toilets at approved dump points , not in the national park toilets.
  • The access road may be temporarily closed after storms and inaccessible to conventional vehicles.

Read more about staying safe and looking after the park.

  • Pyramid camping area is situated in the upper level of the Porcupine Gorge.

    • Tent camping
    • Caravan camping
    • Camper trailer camping
    • Campfires allowed
    • Toilets
    • No showers
    • No barbecue
    • Picnic tables
    • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
    • No generators allowed
    • No dogs permitted