Island camping in the northern Whitsundays
The Great Dingo Beach Escape offers island camping transfers to any of the national park islands or secluded bays in the Dingo Beach, Hydeaway Bay and Cape Gloucester areas of the Whitsundays in Australia.
Gloucester Island *
Gloucester Island is situated at the northern end of the Whitsunday Group. It is also the highest island in this group. There are a number of camping areas to enjoy on this island including Bona Bay & East Side Bay. Bona Bay has the most facilities, such as composting toilets, shelter shed and picnic tables. It is necessary to carry your own water to all camping areas on Gloucester Island. You must also bring fuel stoves as no fires are allowed in the national parks.
Saddleback Island *
The campsite on this island sits at the crest of a typical coral beach. A pit toilet is available (BYO toilet seat) and a picnic table and chairs are situated under the shady trees. This site requires the user to bring all necessary equipment for camping. (Water, cooking equipment and accommodation requirements). With a westerly aspect the sunsets are exhilarating.
If island camping is not your thing, then you might want to try Jonah Bay. A secluded sandy beach is awaiting you !
* National Park Island Camping Permits essential – Phone: 13 74 68 or book online