White Mountains National Park Outback Queensland | Townsville

Gaze across the Great Dividing Range from Burra Range lookout. Photo credit: Linda Thompson © Queensland Government

Canns Camp Creek camping area

Canns Camp Creek camping area is a partially-shaded quiet camping area in open woodland.

Accessible by

  • 4WD

Camping area facilities

  • Campfires prohibited
  • Toilets (non-flush)
  • Tent camping
  • Camper trailer camping
  • Tent camping beside car
  • Scenic drive

Camping area features: a partially-shaded quiet camping area in open woodland.

Location: approximately 10km from the national park entrance via the Poison Valley Road access road. For more information refer to Getting there and getting around.


Access: the camping area is accessible to four-wheel drive vehicle with care. Poison Valley Road is not suitable for caravans or buses. During the wet season (usually November to April), and occasionally at other times, the road may be boggy and inaccessible.

Number of sites: eight numbered sites.

Camp sites are suitable for: tent camping beside your car and camper trailer.

Camp site surface: dirt.

Facilities: hybrid toilet.

Open fires: campfires are permitted in the fire rings provided, except when fire prohibitions or fire bans are in place. Bring clean firewood such as untreated, mill off-cuts—collecting firewood from the park is prohibited. Fuel stoves are recommended.

Generators: not permitted.

Essentials to bring: drinking water, rubbish bags, insect repellent and gas stove. Read more about before you visit.

Bookings: book online or learn about our camping booking options.

Mobile phone coverage: unreliable.

Visiting safely

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