public camp sites

We are privileged to experience many great camping grounds up and down the east coast of Australia.Here are just a few public campgrounds we recommend. Each one has its own special characteristics. Such as

  • being able to have a dog
  • have an open fire
  • partying into the night without disturbing others
  •  modern amenities
  • close to shops and restaurants
  • remote , to get away from it all

Sunshine Coast – Beach Campsites

Cotton Tree Holiday Park

 Beautiful swimming/beach /amenities-can be busy.

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Coolum Beach Campground
Tip:Great facilities,right in town but right on the beach 
Noosa North Shore Holiday Park
Right on the beach! Slightly remote due to barge..2wd access.

Sunshine Coast- Hinterland Campgrounds 

Kenilworth Homestead

Relaxed, open fire, large area, powered sites available ,dogs allowed. Older facilities


The  Bluff Campground

Relaxed, open fire, large area, powered sites available, dogs allowed, new facilities

Boreen Point  Camp Ground

Tip: Old Noosa in style, beautiful lake setting, quiet and relaxing..Great local pub! Fires braziers, powered sites.
 Borumba Creek, Imbil
  Island Reach camp ground and the Deer Park Campground
Tips: Great for the kids, stunning setting, Sunday markets. Worth the drive!
Elanda Point Campground
Great access to the Noosa everglades ..just renovated!

Gold and Tweed Coast Camp Grounds

Suffolk BeachFront Holiday Park

Handy to beach and shops and just down the road from Byron  

Brunswick Heads 
Tip:Old Byron, great coffee shops and galleries. Great weekend away!
Broken Head Holiday Park   
Tips: Chilled ,relax,surf ..beautiful!
Crescent Head, NSW  
Tips: Surf, golf, explore!
Mt Tambourine , Qld        
Beautiful setting, activities for kids and adults, fires, cool creek to enjoy!
Neurum Creek,Qld            
Fires, walks, views in a rural setting…make some noise here!
Gold Coast Hinterland

Brisbane Camp Grounds

Samford Valley and Mount Cotton Scout Grounds

Both are situated very close to Brisbane City with beautiful natural settings. Both are very relaxing. Mountain bike tracks and bush walking opportunities galore. High ropes course and shops nearby are all great ingredients for a successful weekend away.