Kylies Beach campground
Crowdy Bay National Park
COVID-safe travel from 1 June 2020
All camping in NSW national parks requires a booking. Click the 'search availability' button to see the dates available and any restrictions. To prepare for your camping trip, read these camping safety tips.
Kylies Beach campground in Crowdy Bay National Park on the north coast offers quiet beachside campsites for caravans, trailers and tents.
|Camping type||Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle|
|Facilities||Carpark, showers, toilets|
|What to bring||Drinking water, cooking water|
Rates and availability are displayed when making an online booking.
Park entry fees apply and can be purchased at time of booking.
|Bookings||Bookings are required. Book online or call the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757.|
Kylies Beach is named for Australian author Kylie Tennant who once lived in Laurieton and whose timber hut ‘writer’s retreat’ is nearby. Kylies Beach campground is set behind the sand dunes and offers car-based campsites as well as caravan and camper trailer camping, so it is a great place for family camping near the beach.
You might find you're sharing the campground with local koalas and yellow-tailed black cockatoos. They like the gum trees, so keep your eyes peeled.
There are countless opportunities to swim, surf and fish during your stay. You'll find 4WD beach access to Crowdy Head from the campground carpark on Kylies Road. Or if you prefer to explore the area on foot, take a short stroll along Metcalfes walking track, which links Kylies Beach campground to nearby Indian Head campground.
Take a virtual tour of Kylies Beach campground captured with Google Street View Trekker.
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- National Parks Contact Centre
- 7am to 7pm daily
- 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS) for the cost of a local call within Australia excluding mobiles
- Port Macquarie office
- Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6588 5555 for general enquiries only, no bookings.
- 22 Blackbutt Road, Port Macquarie NSW 2444
- in Crowdy Bay National Park in the North Coast region
Crowdy Bay 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. Pay park entry fees at the Diamond Head campground onsite office.Buy annual pass