Hipcamp host Cameron J.,
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Pull up on clear flat ground. Choose from the shady gums or open sky. You’ll camp on the edge of Sandy Creek. On your east is native forest country supporting an abundance of flora and fauna. Kangaroos, Possums, Koalas, Wedge-Tail nests, native bees, Sugar Gliders and so on! On the West is open flat grazing country.

The camp offers an undercover area (6x6) with table a


Pull up on clear flat ground. Choose from the shady gums or open sky. You’ll camp on the edge of Sandy Creek. On your east is native forest country supporting an abundance of flora and fauna. Kangaroos, Possums, Koalas, Wedge-Tail nests, native bees, Sugar Gliders and so on! On the West is open flat grazing country.

The camp offers an undercover area (6x6) with table and some chairs. Small amount of water (pls be resourceful, boil if drinking). A fire heated bath tub to recline and enjoy. BYO bulk water or can be purchased in extras.

Fire pit with plate (check for local fire restrictions 1st). Timber can be purchased otherwise byo chainsaw- there’s more wood around than you can poke a stick at :) Don’t cut trees down, plenty on the ground. We ask you have your fires in the 2 fire rings provided.

Lights are available to use - byo generator and extension leads for them, otherwise hire is available.

Dogs are welcome but must be under control and not chase stock. Please inform us if your bringing your dog (via Hipcamp msg). Pick up after your dog and dispose appropriately.

Toilet is available 50m from camp, lovingly referred to as ‘The Tin Can’. 

2wd access during dry weather

Sandy Creek Camping offers full privacy off 350m off the main road and currently only offers 1 large campsite.The land is used for beef cattle and depending on grazing rotation, expect to say hello to the curious cows.

Please note pricing is $15/ person/ night (13yo and over). The booking platform will book for 1 person for 1 night.

Please add additional guest as required. Eg, Two people will require 1 additional guest.

Children 12yo and under are $10/child/night.

Things to do!

-Handy to camp is the Brisbane River 12mins away with preferred swimming holes at Twin Bridges or Savages Crossing.

-Ewenique hobby farm around the corner at Haigslea for the kids to see and feed the animals. Check their Facebook site

-Bring your driving clubs and golf balls and lose them in the grassy flat with the rest of mine!

-Fossick the creek line for different stones and gems. Aggate, Jasper, Chert.

 -Brisbane Valley Rail Trail, 5mins away at Borallon.

-Head up the road to Fernvale or Marburg to try the local coffee shops.

-The well renowned Bottletree Hotel is 2 mins away!!

-Take a nature walk

-Make sure the kids have their bikes

-There is a natural sandy bank next to the camp for children to enjoy plenty of sandpit action to their hearts content.

-Relax and have fun

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
1 site
Up to 12 guests per site
Park at listing
No wheelchair access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Showers available
Picnic table available
No potable water
No kitchen
No wifi
Pack it out
Laundry absent
Camping vehicle details
Generators allowed
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Pull-in site
Max length 45.0 ft
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: flat
Have a question? Send Cameron a message!
  • Check in: After 1PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out

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Bath Water

Need a bath? We will deliver bulk water to fill the tub

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Battery radio unit with Bluetooth

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Dozen eggs

Fresh eggs Free range and chemical free. Subject to how the chooks are feeli...Read more

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Half dozen eggs

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Firewood bundle

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Inner tubes

For 1 day Truck size inner tubes available. Take it easy in these bad boys!

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Generator and lead

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Offered on the Host's property or nearby.


Brisbane Valley Rail Trail closest access is Borallon (5min) or bike along the paddock tracks


Somerset or Wivenhoe dam handy


Plenty of Bass and catties in the Brisbane River. In a good season, perch and bass dwell in the creek waterholes


Take a walk around and explore


Brisbane River 13 min away, drop in the kayak or surf ski and grind out some hours. (You will need a suitable vehicle to transp...Read more


Cool off the midday heat and swim the river or dams nearby

Wildlife watching

An abundance of wildlife here, rare gliders, echidnas, nightjars, koalas etc. Bring a good torch!


Natural features you'll find at Sandy Creek Camping in Queensland.


Watch your step


Open to semi clear

River, stream, or creek

Creek will hold water, only runs after good rainfall


Beef cattle with some hay production

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Hipcamper Shane
Shane H.
recommends this listing.
January 16th, 2022

Great spot, close to town if you need anything but it feels miles away.
Cameron’s a great host, directions to the land and site were straight forward.
We camped with some friends who hadn’t camped off grid before and having the drop toilet was very “convenient”.
We will back.

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Hipcamper Daniel
Daniel B.
recommends this listing.
January 10th, 2022

I had a great time, i loved camping right by the beautiful, running creek. Such a good camp site, i will definitely return.

Hipcamper Aimee

Private, green and outdoor bath

Aimee H.
recommends this listing.
January 9th, 2022

Wonderful stay. Private, just us, beautiful green surroundings, small creek for the dog to play in and a fire heated bath under the stars. A little shed outdoor dining and fireplaces. The host was great, good communication. Loved our stay, would recommend!

Hipcamper Luke
Luke W.
recommends this listing.
January 2nd, 2022

Beautiful land and great hospitality. My son and I really enjoyed exploring the creek looking for rocks, sent a few golf balls to space and had a marshmallow desert.
Good classic bush camping.

Hipcamper Matt

Country camping at its best.

Matt Z.
recommends this listing.
December 30th, 2021

We set up our camper on level east to access hand land that over looked Sandy Creek that snaked through the property. Fabulous views across the grazing pastures. Great ammenities as described for you use if required. Great area to explore and experience the bush lifestyle, only 45min from Brisbane, fantastic attractions with in a stones throw throughout the Somerset district. Great four days away from it all.

Hipcamper Jodie
Jodie S.
recommends this listing.
December 22nd, 2021

I couldn't have ask 4 more 🤩 I was looking for tranquility, & this place has it hands down!!
Fantastic communication with Cameron prior to arriving.
The creek was magic to sit in with a couple of Cruisers to escape the heat. I can't wait to return.
& as a solo woman camper, I at all times felt perfectly safe ❤

Hipcamper Nicole
Nicole M.
recommends this listing.
December 4th, 2021

It was a beautiful relaxing and quiet place to stay. There is an area already set out for a camp fire and seats that really give you that camping feeling. There is a covered area that can be used and is a great spot to sit when a storm comes through to watch the lightening. The owner is very lovely and happy to help if you need anything. When we arrived there was a lovely bunch of native flowers on the table with a note and marshmallows. Thank you for allowing us to stay on your property. We will definitely be back.

Hipcamper Vicki

Peace and quite close to everything

Vicki F.
recommends this listing.
November 27th, 2021

These hosts are AMAZING! so friendly and welcoming and went out of their way for us. we got the eggs as an add-on for Breakfast and they were absolutely delicious! The site itself is clear and flat with plenty of shade and is everything you could possibly want. our only regret was that we didn't stay longer! but we will definitely be back.
This spot is so close to everything and yet is a peaceful getaway for the relaxed camper.

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Hipcamper Anna

Definitely worth a stay.

Anna G.
recommends this listing.
November 14th, 2021

Staying there was everything the hosts said it would be and more. Wonderful, kind generous people who were very welcoming and also appreciate that you may have come there to rest up. Well appointed. Very clean. Definitely recommend to like minded people I know. Gums or grassland ..a great site.

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