Captain Billy Landing Camping Area
Captain Billy Landing camping area is a picturesque coastal camping spot located on the eastern extremity of Heathlands Resources Reserve in Queensland, Australia. Situated directly beside the beach, it offers visitors a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in the natural beauty of the area, with beach walking and fishing being popular activities.
Facilities & Amenities
Suitable For Camper Trailer
Suitable For Tents
1) Open fires: allowed (except when fire bans apply) in existing fireplaces only. Do not collect firewood from the national park. Fuel stoves are recommended.
2) Generators: not permitted.
Things to know
The camping area can only be reached by four-wheel-drive vehicles and off-road camper trailers. It is not accessible to caravans or conventional buses, making it an ideal choice for those seeking a more rugged and remote camping experience. The camping area does not have separately defined sites; it is an open area where campers can choose a suitable spot. A maximum of eight vehicles and 18 people are allowed at any one time, ensuring a relatively secluded camping experience. Campsite surface is primarily sand, so be prepared for this type of terrain. The camping area is suitable for tent camping, allowing you to set up your tent right beside your car. Campfires are allowed, but visitors must adhere to specific conditions, especially during fire bans. Fires should only be lit in existing fireplaces, and firewood should not be collected from the national park. It's recommended to use fuel stoves whenever possible. While generators are not permitted to preserve the natural environment and minimize noise disturbance, it's essential to bring adequate supplies, including food, drinking water, rubbish bags, insect repellent, screened tents or mosquito nets, fuel stoves, and spare parts for your vehicle. Mobile phone coverage is not available in this remote location, so plan accordingly for communication needs.
Fishing enthusiasts will appreciate the nearby fishing opportunities, making it a great spot to try your luck and catch some seafood. With its proximity to the beach, Captain Billy Landing camping area offers excellent opportunities for beach walking, allowing you to explore the stunning coastline. Captain Billy Landing camping area is a fantastic destination for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts seeking an off-the-grid camping experience with access to stunning beaches and fishing opportunities.