Janie Creek camping area

4WD Camper trailer Camping fee No dogs/pets No rubbish disposal Ranger Toilets Vehicle-based camping Crocodile warning Fishing No swimming

This campground for self-sufficient campers is 21 km from Mapoon near Weipa, with access via Mapoon Rd and Cullent Point. Weipa is at the northern end of the unsealed (4WDR only) Peninsula Developmental Rd, about 200 km north-west of the Archer River Roadhouse. The township is on the eastern shores of the Gulf of Carpentaria, known for its excellent fishing, sailing and boating. A camping and vehicle permit is required.

Contact information

Who to contact: Mapoon Council (07) 4090 9124 Camping fees: Fees can be paid at the Weipa Camping Ground or at the ranger station, 7 km north of Mapoon

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