Rungulla National Park Tropical North Queensland

Photo credit: © Qld Govt

Rungulla camping area

Rungulla camping area has three separate and partially shady sites close to the Gilbert or the Percy River.

Accessible by

  • 4WD

Campground facilities

  • Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
  • Generators allowed (conditions apply)
  • Toilets (non-flush)
  • Tent camping
  • Caravan camping
  • Camper trailer camping
  • Tent camping beside car
The contrasting colours of Rungulla National Park. Photo © Queensland Government

The contrasting colours of Rungulla National Park. Photo © Queensland Government

Camp site one. Photo: Shane Vidler © Queensland Government

Camp site one. Photo: Shane Vidler © Queensland Government

Rungulla National Park camping area map (PDF, 123.3KB)

Campground features: three separate bush camp sites close to either the Gilbert or the Percy River.

Location: 19km south of the northern entrance to Rungulla National Park.

Access: The camping area can be reached by four-wheel-drive only. The sites are suitable for off-road camper trailers, but not accessible for caravans and buses. There is no access during the wet season.

Number of sites: three designated bush sites.

Campsites are suitable for: tents or off-road camper trailers.

Campsite surface: dirt.

Shade: partial shade.

Facilities: wheel-chair accessible toilet at camp site one only.

Open fires: allowed at your camp site only (except when fire bans apply) – existing fireplaces should be used if provided. Firewood must not be collected from the national park. Fuel stoves are recommended.

Generators: permitted at your camp site only but must not exceed noise levels of 65 dB(A) at a distance of 7m from the generator.

Essentials to bring: drinking water or water treatment devices and rubbish bags. Read more about before you visit.

Bookings: book online, over the counter or by phone prior to arrival.

Mobile phone coverage: none.

Visiting safely

For more safety information see Visiting Rungulla National Park safely and camp with care.