Get the latest camping news from coast to coast

Although the majority of campsites and caravan parks don’t change, updates come and go – here’s our camping news round up from across Australia. And a recipe that has people talking on our socials!

Also remember Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 12, this year. So now is the time to organise presents for mums, nannas and grandmas!

It helps to check on the latest site information in your Camps Australia Wide App. Download it for free, it is easy to check the latest on sites you are planning to visit – like Apollo Bay, Victoria. (Here’s our yummy seaside lunch at the Apollo Bay Fisherman’s Co-Op, you can read the update on the rec ground below.)

Welcome Dan and Nora to Trinity Islands Holiday Park, Burrum, QLD. We love Burrum – it is such a laid back coastal town. They share their tips on what to see and do

Good news if travelling the NSW Pacific Highway! Bulahdelah Lions Park is open again. Managed by the Show Society it is open to self contained RVs for 72 hours …

Heatley’s Aunty June says she still makes her Corned Meat Fritters recipe every month, with her special sauce. We gave them a whirl at Berry Showgrounds, NSW. (TIP: the CAMPS Community Cook Book make an awesome Mother’s Day gift, nudge and wink!)

Apollo Bay Recreation Reserve, VIC has a five month closure. Check out the plans and nearby camping options on the Great Ocean Road …

CAMPS fan, Michael Lennon reminds us how to cut down costs when caravanning with this news from WA …

You can NOW book sites in the CAMPS AUSTRALIA WIDE App. Listed so far are NSW National Parks and about 400 caravan parks across Australia, so you can experience destinations like Kings Canyon Resort, pictured. Plus more sites are joining. If you manage or own a campground or caravan park – it is very easy to get bookings sorted through our App now

Find out more about budget and free camping sites, or caravan parks throughout Australia in the FREE updated CAMPS 12 guide booksCAMPS Pendium boxed set and CAMPS AUSTRALIA WIDE App.

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