Speewah Conservation Park Tropical North Queensland

Photo credit: Robert Ashdown © Queensland Government

Photo credit: Robert Ashdown © Queensland Government

Speewah (multi-use sites) camping area

Speewah camping area features an open grassy area fringed by rainforest trees, near the Speewah trailhead for the Barron Gorge National Park long-distance walking network.

Accessible by

  • Conventional vehicle

Camping area facilities

  • Electric/fuel barbecue (free of charge)
  • Toilets (flush)
  • Tent camping
  • Camper trailer camping
  • Campervan camping
  • Cold showers
  • Walking
  • Features: an open grassy area fringed by rainforest trees, near the Speewah trailhead for the Barron Gorge National Park long-distance walking network.
  • Location: 5.2km along Stoney Creek Road from the Speewah turn-off on the Kennedy Highway.
  • Access: the camping area can be reached by conventional vehicles. The entrance road into Speewah Conservation Park is not suitable for towing caravans.
  • Number of sites: 3 numbered sites 7m x 11m that can accommodate two cars and trailers or tents and a maximum of 10 people per site.
  • Camp sites are suitable for: tent camping beside your car, camper trailers and campervans.
  • Camp site surface: grass.
  • Facilities: picnic tables, gas barbecues, flushing toilets and cold showers (toilets and showers are wheelchair accessible).
  • Open fires: allowed only in the fire pit in the communal tent area. Elsewhere, fuel stoves are recommended.
  • Generators: not permitted.
  • Essentials to bring: drinking water, fuel stove, first-aid kit, rubbish bags, insect repellent and a screened tent or mosquito net. Read more about before you visit.
  • Bookings: book online or learn about our camping booking options.
  • Mobile phone coverage: not available.

Visiting safely

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