Hipcamp host Kenton B.
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This is a new site that is seperate from the other camp sites.Only 50m from the water flat level grounf good for camper trailers and caravans. 

Adults $20 per nihgt children 12 and under are no charge

Campsite area
Bring your own tents
1 site
Up to 30 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send kenton a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 10AM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Bush Camp in Queensland.

Coastal
Forest
River, stream, or...

The vibe at Bush Camp

6 Reviews

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Hipcamper Lucinda

What a fantastic spot!

Lucinda D.
recommends this listing.
October 6th, 2020

Our group was thoroughly impressed with this campsite.
The property itself was immaculately clean and well kept with great facilities. We really loved that there was a boat ramp right there for us to access the water. There was a beautiful walking track through the wetlands, and a jetty to watch the sunset over Baffle Creek. Kenton the host could not have been more helpful, greeting us upon arrival with his dog Jet and going above and beyond to make sure our stay was great. He delivered fire wood to our campsite (for a small fee), provided us with info on the local area, and even gave us some bait to use whilst fishing. I can only say positive things about our experience. We are hoping to come back for another visit in the near future. Thanks for such a great stay :)

Jetty Boat ramp on property Taking the jet skis to the entrance of Baffle creek, the water was so nice and we saw lots of turtles. Jetty
Hipcamper Jordan

Great camp spot , highly recommend

Jordan W.
recommends this listing.
October 8th, 2020

Great spot ! Will be going back for sure ! Nice and tidy, friendly people!

Hipcamper Katerina
Katerina K.
recommends this listing.
October 19th, 2020

Kenton was a great host! Only a little disappointed that we weren’t in the water as the other areas looked amazing but where we were was still great near the dam.

Hipcamper Ben

Great for large groups

Ben S.
recommends this listing.
December 22nd, 2020

Great place for big groups as you can camp by yourself. Very clean toilet and great undercover area for a camp kitchen. Good fishing and swimming off the jetty and boat ramp, Kenton has his own golf course and is keen for a round if you are.

There are some sandflies that are some of our group but didn’t seem to worry other people so if you get affected by sandflies bring whatever you use to keep that under control.

8 ks from rules beach by road or boat.

Kenton is really friendly and helpful if you ever need anything.

Hipcamper James

Lets keep this place a secret...

James S.
recommends this listing.
January 4th, 2021

On a trip to Townsville, we had the bush camp booked but due to an early departure, kenton took us to have a look at the waterfront site. The decision was made immediately that we would take it! The site exceeded all of our expectations and some. The privacy and minimal bookable camp sites, fishing locations (we cought a cod!) and clean amenities make this spot almost too good to tell others about for fear of it being booked out all year! Kenton took the time to tell us some history of the local area, the property they now make available for us all to enjoy, and the work they are putting into improving the property. We even had a visit from Jet the friendly shepherd!
The midgies had a feast on us all so take some heavy duty insect spray if your like me and apparently have tasty skin.
We will be back.

We will be back! And this ti

Hipcamper Paul S.
recommends this listing.
December 6th, 2020
Property
Baffle Creek Retreat
State
Queensland
Country
Australia
AU$20/night
1 Site

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