Johnsons Beach campground
Myall Lakes National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Johnsons Beach campground.
Getting there and parking
Johnsons Beach campground is in the Boolambayte Lake precinct of Myall Lakes National Park. The campground can only be accessed by boat or foot. To get there:
- A boat ramp is available at Violet Hill campground
- From Boomeri campground, take Old Gibber Road trail and follow the signs to the campground.
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available at Violet Hill campground and Boomeri campground.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Myall Lakes National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
A good time to visit when the weather is a little cooler and the park is less busy.
Magnificent wildflower displays as they bloom across the heathlands.
Look for dolphins swimming among the waves.
Head to Sugarloaf Point to watch for whales on their annual migration.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
19°C and 27°C
10°C and 19°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Water is not available at this campground.
- Non-flush toilets
- Wood barbecues (bring your own firewood)
Maps and downloads
- in Myall Lakes National Park in the North Coast region
Myall Lakes National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day.
The park has coin/card operated pay machines at Mungo Brush campground. NPWS staff regularly visit areas to collect day use fees. Day passes are also available from the Manning Great Lakes Area Office, Tea Gardens Visitor Information Centre, Bulahdelah Visitor Information Centre and the Hawks Nest Newsagency.
Bombah Point ferry fees may also apply (cash payment only).Buy annual pass