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Fraser Island Waddy Point Top Campground Site

Located approximately 300km north of Brisbane

Campground features: Pleasant, fenced camping area set in coastal woodland adjacent to a rocky headland.

Location: On the north-east coast of Fraser Island, approximately 100km north of the Hook Point barge landing area and 5km north of Indian Head.

Access: The campground can be reached by 4WD only. It is accessible for off-road camper trailers and off-road trailers. Be aware that soft sand and rough track conditions can be expected between Indian Head and Waddy Point.

Number of sites: 30 tent sites and 3 camper trailer sites (separate but not numbered). There is a large Waddy Point group camping area nearby (20-40 people).

Campsites are suitable for: tent camping; walk-in camping; off-road camper trailers and off-road trailers - only one per site and they must be booked into a camper trailer site.

Campsite surface: Grass and sand.

Facilities: Water (treat before drinking), flushing toilets, hot showers (coin operated), picnic tables, gas barbecues, communal fire rings, washing up facilities and a public phone. Rubbish bins are provided at a DERM waste transfer station, on the beach, 500m north of this campground.

Open fires: Prohibited, except in communal fire rings provided within the campground. Please note: All fires are prohibited when fire bans and prohibitions are in place. Fuel stoves are recommended for cooking.

Generators: Not permitted.

Essentials to bring: First-aid kit, prescription medicines, fuel or gas stove, water containers, rubbish bags, insect repellent, $1 coins for showers, untreated milled timber off-cuts if you wish to use the communal fire rings, sand pegs, tarpaulins, extra poles, ropes, lockable food storage containers and smokers please bring small sealable canisters for cigarette butts. Read more about Things to know before you go.

Camping permits available online. Go to at NPRSR website - Camping permits
or phone 13 QGOV (13 74 68) more information at Queensland National Parks booking service website

Queensland Parks - regional offices contact details

Mobile phone coverage: Generally not available.

Further information

DERM Customer Service Centre
Floor 3
400 George Street, Brisbane
PO Box 15155, CITY EAST, QLD 4002
Phone: 1300 130 372
Email enquiry to:csc@derm.qld.gov.au