Camping

Changes to Paskeville campsites, SA

CAMPS has been informed that Paskeville Oval (SA no.284) has been closed for camping. The reason, we were told, was because too many people were leaving a mess. This is not something communities or volunteers should have to deal with.

Camp at Number 1

That’s the name of one of our newest listings. Named because you’ll be camping on the banks of Yabba Creek at the Crossing Number One. Only 3 km out of Imbil, in the Mary Valley, Queensland – if you reach the crossing, you’ve gone too far. Owners, Lian

By |October 24th, 2018|Camping, QLD|0 Comments|

A call out for your photos!

It is round the country today for our newsletter. From wildflowers in Western Australia, a creek bed freedom camp in North Queensland (within metres of a pub) and three new station stays in South Australia, tantalisingly positioned between two wine regions. 

As Heatley and I are updating more and more

New free camp: Little Mulgrave Creek

Thanks to Phil Hughes for this update.

We are staying at a free camp on the Little Mulgrave Creek, approx 11kms west of Gordonvale and 46kms east of Atherton, Queensland. Co ordinates: 17 8’ 22” S  145 43”26” E.

From Gordonvale you travel 11kms on Gillies Highway, turn right where a

3 New Farmstay Listings in South Australia

When CAMPS AUSTRALIA WIDE hears about about new campgrounds being set up by teenagers, we think it is worthwhile sharing the story. Kadee Clarke (pictured on the right) told me it is best to list the phone number of her business partner, Hannah (her older brother’s girlfriend, on the

By |October 22nd, 2018|Camping, SA|0 Comments|
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    Tozer’s Bushcamp – “One of the best bushcamps we’ve stayed at!”

Tozer’s Bushcamp – “One of the best bushcamps we’ve stayed at!”

Tozer’s Bushcamp near Bremer Bay, WA will be a new listing in CAMPS 10. There’s amenities, fireplaces, BBQ and picnic tables, mobile phone coverage and pets allowed (under control). Carron Stevenson sent us this report and images. 

It’s all in bush and wildflowers and orchids abound, including the Queen of Sheba which is flowering now.

By |October 17th, 2018|Camping, WA|0 Comments|

New listing: ARVOS Camp

Julie Lee and husband Mark have a working cattle property called ‘Birchgrove’ in the rural Queensland town of Aramara, with a camping area in one section called Arvos Camp. Julie wrote to us about their new venture: After travelling Australia for 2 laps during …

Ten new listings on Fraser Island K’gari

In light of the royals Harry and Meghan’s visit to Fraser Island, we thought it was high time to add more campsites to the App and CAMPS 10. In addition to Cathedrals on Fraser listed in Caravan Parks 4, we now have four more campgrounds and six dump points

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    Mena Creek Hotel’s campground has re-opened as “The Paddock”

Mena Creek Hotel’s campground has re-opened as “The Paddock”

A big thanks to Rob Jeffrey, who describes himself as a Grey Nomad, for this campground update and photos: Another low cost camp no longer as it was.

New listing: Alroy Station QLD

Visit Alroy Station, a working sheep and cattle station situated in remote Outback Queensland, for wildlife and bird watching, bush walks, yabbies and fishing, spectacular night skies and stargazing, peace and quiet, photography and wide open space.

The open camp fire has wood supplied – there are camp oven packs