What beaches can you camp on in NSW?
Here are our picks for the top 10 best beach camping spots in NSW.
- Honeymoon Bay, Jervis Bay.
- Diamond Head, Crowdy Bay National Park.
- Woody Head, Far North Coast.
- Mystery Bay, South Coast.
- Little Beach Campground, Central Coast.
- Saltwater Creek, Ben Boyd National Park.
- Depot Beach, Murramarang National Park.
Can I set up a tent on the beach?
Hear this out loudPauseWhile tent manufacturers do make specific beach tents designed for use at the beach, you can use a regular camping tent at the beach as a good substitute. As a standard camping tent will still provide plenty of protection from the sun as well as the wind while at the beach.
Can you stay overnight at a beach?
Hear this out loudPauseBroughton Island — which lies near Hawks Nest off Dark Point — is the only spot in New South Wales where you’re allowed to sleep among a sea bird colony. Here, you’ll wake up surrounded by wedge-tailed shearwaters.
Can you camp on the side of the road in NSW?
Hear this out loudPauseIt’s legal as long as you don’t put anything outside the van eg chairs etc and look as if you’re camping there. In more remote parts there are cleared areas where you can stay and you’ll often see a number of vans together for the night. This will help you find camp grounds in NSW National Park.
Where to go for beach camping in NSW?
Further south, you’ll find camping spots a short walk from the beaches of Murramarang National Park, near Batemans Bay. Spend your lazy days fishing, swimming, walking, and whale watching from May to November.
Are there any free campsites in NSW National Parks?
Bookings are now required for all campgrounds and campsites in NSW national parks, including those without camping fees. All free campgrounds now have a non-refundable $6 booking fee. This is to manage numbers in each location to support social distancing.
Where is the best place to camp in Queensland?
It is about 2 – 3 hour drive north from Brisbane. This beautiful beach is great for 4WDing, fishing, swimming and surfing. Cooloola offers camping in natural surroundings across a variety of locations from beach to riverside camping. The most recommended spot is Freshwater camping area.
Where are the best camping spots on the beach?
The most recommended spot is Freshwater camping area. Located 8 km south of Double Island Point along Teewah Beach, the camping is set among woodland about 500m inland from the beach. Sites must be pre-booked at all times of the year.