North West Island camping area (boat-based camping)

Camping fee Fire prohibited Information No dogs/pets No rubbish disposal Non-vehicle camping Ranger Toilets Fishing Sailing Swimming Walking trails

Camping is permitted on the island from Easter until the end of the summer school holidays in Jan each year. The campground has enough space for up to 150 people. Bring drinking water and a gas/fuel stove. There are composting toilets and information displays but no generators are permitted on the island.


How to book: NPRSR 13 7468 Permits: camping permit required

This campsite is located in Capricornia Cays National Park

Part of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage area, Capricornia Cays is a stunning group of coral cays, islands and reefs off the coast of Gladstone and Seventeen Seventy. The park protects several vegetated coral cays, including Lady Musgrave, North West, Masthead, Wilson, Heron, Erskine and Tryon islands. Commercial operators run daily services to Lady Musgrave Island, and provide charter boats to other islands. Advance bookings are required for all camping.

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