The best camping near Burrum Coast National Park

Discover the most magical spots to pitch your tent or park your rig on your next Burrum Coast National Park adventure.

Discover the serene beauty of Burrum Coast National Park.  

Popular ways to camp

Community favorites near Burrum Coast National Park

Top-rated campgrounds reviewed by the Hipcamp community.

Top-rated campgrounds near Burrum Coast National Park

98%
(1307)

Burrum Shores Beachfront Campground

57 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents73 acres · Burrum Heads, QLD
Burrum Shores Campgrounds offers well maintained grassy sites with direct access to the beach. Access to the camp sites is via a dirt track. Accessible for 2wd vehicles with decent ground clearance and 4wd vehicles. We now have our toilets and showers completed and open. We can accept bookings from caravans, motorhomes, campers, camper trailers, tents, roof top tents and swags on select sites. Please refer to the individual site listings to ensure your camping setup is compatible with your site. Grey water must be captured in a grey water tank or a bucket and can be emptied onsite as advised by caretakers. ____________________________________________________________________________ Campfires are welcome in a raised fire pit, either bring your own or use one of our communal campfire areas. Firewood and kindling is available for purchase on arrival. You will have access to our town water drinking taps to fill your water tanks and we also have a dump point on the property. All sites are pet friendly on application. We ask that you keep your dogs on leash all of the time. Our only rules are that you respect the property and other guests and no generators. We look forward to welcoming you to our special spot.
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
AU$40
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
93%
(297)

Caravan & Camping Woodgate

50 sites · RVs, Tents35 acres · Woodgate, QLD
Come and relax at Caravan & Camping in Queensland - a hidden Woodgate gem where you can enjoy the glistening water of the Burrum River as you fish or swim or just laze on the sandy river shore. For some water sports adventure, launch your boat or jetski from the nearby jetty at Walker's Point or discover all that nature has to offer with breathtaking hiking trails following the river's bend or through Burrum Coast National Park. This campsite has access to drinking water, toilets and showers. Visit our website for powered sites. Set up camp amongst the abundant tree life with ample space to choose from. Enjoy the uninterrupted starry night sky and forget about your worries as you take in the serenity of the waves washing ashore and serenading crickets. Enjoy the crackling of the campfire during dinner. Rediscover the wonder of waking up with birdsong and the tranquility of nature. Pets welcome.
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
AU$35
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
94%
(392)

Buxton Bush Camp

16 sites · RVs, Tents650 acres · Buxton, QLD
A 650 acre grazing and cattle breeding property flanked by the Isis River on two sides. Located upstream from Burrum Heads and Walkers Point, boating enthusiasts can explore the river system easily and the area is known as having some of the best fishing, prawning and crabbing waterways in the south east QLD. Good access for all types of vehicles, Buxton is a small fishing town situated on the banks of the Burrum River at the southern end of the Isis Shire. It's about 20 kilometres off the Bruce Highway and upstream from Burrum Heads and Walkers Point. There is a general store, picnic facilities and boat ramp. Buxton offers a relaxed lifestyle with pleasant surroundings. Boat enthusiasts are able to explore four river systems from this village. Dog friendly (refer rules please!). Toilet available for guests to use.
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
AU$22
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
98%
(906)

Peaceful Riverside Camping

12 sites · RVs, Tents60 acres · Howard, QLD
If you are looking for a peaceful escape then come and experience our 60 acres of beautiful riverfront bliss. Bring your paddle boards, boats, kayaks and bikes to enjoy all the area has to offer. We have a private pontoon for you to enjoy.   The property also has lovely walking tracks to explore and fire pits guests are welcome to use.Howard township only 3 km away and we are just 35 minutes from Hervey Bay. Our other property is only a short walk away so we will be able to help with anything if you need it. All guests must be self contained with their own toilet/shower facilities and must take all waste and rubbish with them on departure. Leave no trace. We do have a few cows so dogs to be on a leash at night and please don’t let them chase the cows.Fire pits available to use, collect your own fire wood.
Pets
Campfires
from 
AU$10
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
100%
(7)

Rosgrow Farm Camping

5 sites · RVs5 acres · Toogoom, QLD
Rosgrow Farm, 15 minutes off the Bruce Highway, offers secluded campsites set on a large tidal creek. There are plenty of trees and shelter. The creek offers fishing, crabbing, kayaking, paddle-boarding, boating and swimming. Fire pits and picnic areas make the sites perfect for evening relaxation with bird life and jumping fish, talking about the day's fishing or eating the day's crab catch. Campers must be self-contained with their own toilet and shower and need to remove their rubbish. Particularly suitable for RVs and caravans with own toilet. Well suited for overnight travelers passing between Maryborough and Bundaberg, or others needing a few days rest, fishing or water activities.
Pets
Potable water
Campfires
from 
AU$30
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
100%
(4)

Woodgate Beach Hotel Motel Caravan

20 sites · RVs3 acres · Woodgate, QLD
Property is a unique location directly across the road from one of the best beaches in Queensland. Plenty of space, large, powered sites providing perfect spot for water and beach activities. Whatever your preferred water sports may be - come along and see what all the fuss is about. Meet you at the gate.
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
AU$45
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
96%
(442)

River Run Farm Camping

42 sites · RVs, Tents84 acres · Antigua, QLD
River Run Farm Camping is situated on the banks of the beautiful Mary River within the spectacular Fraser Coast region. The historic Maryborough town centre and the quaint village of Tiaro is right on our doorstep for anything you may have left behind or if you just feel like a country pub meal and a cold beer. We offer large grassy mowed sites both powered and unpowered, river front and tree shaded areas with some having their own fire pits. Fully equipped large camp kitchen with microwave, television, fridge, dart board, BBQ, communal firepit and power points to charge your devices and a Playground for the Kids. We offer the best hot showers with beautifully clean toilets; our amenities even contain a washing machine and a kid’s bathroom with a claw foot bath. A Dump point is located at the front of our property. River Run offers: farm animals, swimming, excellent fresh water Fishing (Bass, Barra, yellow belly, prawn and silver perch), boat ramp, bike track and kayaking River run has an amazing variety of bird life due to the large body of fresh water and pristine habitat creating a great environment for spotting native animals including wallabies, achidnia and platypus, which have been sighted at the boat ramp. We are pet friendly too as long as your animals remain on a leash and are under full supervision at all times. River Run is only a short drive away from lots of great experiences, Markets, Mural trail, horse riding, adventure activities, history, museums, Festivals, art and culture that are sure to inspire. Book a horse riding adventure with Hucknall Horses only 10mins away or drive on up to Hervey Bay and go whale watching or day trip to the incredible Fraser Island or Rainbow Beach. 4wd in one of the many local forestry areas and see the brumby herds. Just so much to see and do.
Pets
Toilets
Campfires
from 
AU$18
 / night
* Before taxes and fees

Beach Shed

1 site · Lodging1 acre · Toogoom, QLD
660m2 fully fenced property that backs onto the beach in Toogoom. There is a shed located on part of the property that has 2 bedrooms, kitchen, BBQ & toilet. Its the perfect spot for those families that want to spend time together camping however not everyone enjoys the enjoy the camping experience & prefer a bed.
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
AU$120
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
97%
(338)

Burgowan Mine 11

20 sites · RVs, Tents40 acres · Pacific Haven, QLD
Located at Howard near Hervey Bay QLD Australia we have a 40 acre property on the Burrum River. Camping is available on the property with access for motor homes and caravans. Enjoy peace and quiet with fishing and an abundance of bird life and occasional wildlife including Kangaroos, Echidnas, Turkeys and LizardsEnjoy natural bush land up the back of the property as you have a morning or afternoon stroll or even take the dogs for a walk. Located near the town of Howard that includes a Pub (great food), a local IGA store, bakery (awesome sandwiches, pies and cakes), the butcher with an awesome selection and also a takeaway and small cafe. Also a short drive away is Torbanlea with another Pub (and great food) and Burrum heads leading onto the ocean with new boat ramp, large pub, cafe, and another store.Half an hour away is also Hervey Bay with all larger stores and retailers. For any further information please don’t hesitate to send us a message.
Pets
Potable water
Campfires
from 
AU$12
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
100%
(267)

Paperbark Camp & Farm Stay

5 sites · RVs, Tents5 acres · Booral, QLD
Bring your home away from home and park up amongst the Paperbark trees and enjoy a relaxing and fun stay on our 5 acre hobby farm. (***IF YOU DO NOT HAVE YOUR OWN TOILET OR YOU WISH TO USE OURS WHILE ON THE FARM IT WILL INCUR AN EXTRA $10 PER NIGHT. PLEASE ADD THIS UNDER EXTRAS WHEN BOOKING***) Our property is located on River Heads Road which takes you to the barge to the largest sand island in the world, K’Gari Fraser Island. Paperbark Camp and Farm Stay is a perfect pit stop on your way to and from the Island or for a getaway from city life. The campground is located close to the road so you will hear passing cars traveling to and from River Heads. We have a large communal campfire ring set up, sticks from the paddock can be collected as kindling and firewood. Additional fire wood can be purchased and portable fire pits can also be requested for your own private fire at your site. Paperbark Camp and Farm Stay offers our guests the opportunity to pat and feed our animals during the farm walk and take a stroll thru our food forest and gardens upon request. You are also welcome to explore the camp area with our dam and lovely bush surrounds where you will find hidden treasures amongst the trees and camp ground. On our little farm, we have lots of quirky chickens (who lay the most delicious eggs), our beautiful horses, pet dogs, sheep, alpacas, pigs and miniature goats! Purchase local and fresh produce from 'The Hut' which is our located in the centre of our camp ground. You are only a very short drive from shops, beaches and attractions. The following shops are only 5kms away-Foodworks, Chemist Warehouse, Dentist ,Dr Surgery, Airport, BP Petrol Station, Bottle-Shop, Hairdressers. T Take a very short walk to the Pir'ri Reserve Walking Track where you can do a spot of bird watching or simply enjoy a stroll on the rustic bush tracks. Beautiful calm swimming beaches are only a 9km drive away. You may also like to visit our huge pier at Urangan, or take a walk along the bike path which stretches 17kms along the waterfront. You will also find a shopping centre with Woolworths in this area and other specialty shops (post office and retail). Plenty of takeaway available- KFC, McDonalds, Golden Chicken, River Heads Cafe for breakfast and lunch daily and pizza three nights a week and restaurants in the vicinity. River Heads where K’Gari Fraser Island barge leaves from is 7.5km from our camp and you are welcome to leave your vehicles parked up for a small fee. Families are very welcome however children must be fully supervised at all times as we do have a dam on the property. We do hope to meet you soon.
Potable water
Toilets
Campfires
from 
AU$30
 / night
* Before taxes and fees

Bare Haven Retreat

6 sites · RVs1 acre · Hervey Bay, QLD
A private naturist/ nude only property 2 minutes walk from Dundowran Beach with a pool hottub outdoor shower and fire pit it is a place of quiet retreat and reflection with natural harmony with nature.if you are looking for excitement this may not be the place for you. Power and water is available the host lives on sight and is available if assistance is required we can accomodate rv's ansd vans up to 8 metres
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
AU$30
 / night
* Before taxes and fees
100%
(2)

Nature Lovers Lagoon and River Camp

1 site · RV, Tent126 acres · Burrum River, QLD
Camp right on the banks of the Burrum River. 126 acres of land with 750 metres of salt water river frontage. Enjoy simple bush camping at its best! Bush walking, bird watching, fishing and a relaxing atmosphere. The property is close to various tourism spots like Fraser Island, Childers, Toogoom, Burrum Heads and Hervey Bay. There is no toilet here so you must be self-contained and take all waste with you. Small dogs are permitted but must be well behaved
Potable water
Campfires
Trash
from 
AU$20
 / night
* Before taxes and fees

The best camping near Burrum Coast National Park guide

Overview

About

Burrum Coast National Park invites you to immerse yourself in its tranquil beaches, lush wetlands, and diverse wildlife. Venture along scenic walking tracks, cast a line at prime fishing spots, or simply relax amid the natural splendour. With campgrounds like Kinkuna Section bush camping and Burrum Point camping area, you can extend your stay and awaken to the sounds of nature.

Notable campgrounds

  • Kinkuna Section bush camping - A true bush camping experience with beachfront views and fishing opportunities.
  • Burrum Point camping area - Offers shady spots and proximity to fishing and walking tracks.

Tips for snagging a campsite

  • Book early, especially for peak seasons and school holidays, to secure your preferred spot.
  • Check for cancellations regularly as plans change and spots may open up.
  • Consider mid-week stays for better availability and a quieter experience.
  • Explore nearby camping options for alternative sites if Burrum Coast is fully booked.

When to go

The best time to visit Burrum Coast National Park is during the cooler months from April to October, offering comfortable temperatures for outdoor activities. Summer can be humid and is also the peak season for marine stingers.

Know before you go

  • Check park alerts for any closures or safety information before your visit.
  • Be prepared for a self-sufficient stay, as facilities are limited in some camping areas.
  • Wheelchair-accessible facilities are available at certain points within the park.
  • Remember to bring your own clean, milled firewood if you plan to use campfires in designated areas.
  • Respect the wildlife and natural environment by following park guidelines and regulations.

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy
Inclusion Policy
Inclusion Policy
Hipcamp Hand

Safety partners

Recreate Responsibly

About us

Hipcamp is the most comprehensive resource for beautiful private campsites.

Discover and reserve tent camping, caravan parks, cabins, and glamping — everywhere from national parks to blueberry farms.

Download the Hipcamp App

Hipcamp acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders past, present and future and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.