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Best campgrounds in North Coast NSW

Need a break? Pitch your tent or park your caravan by the water at these favourite national park campgrounds on the NSW North Coast. Spend your lazy days fishing, swimming, walking and whale watching from May to November.

With special offers at selected campgrounds, you now have more reasons to stay a little longer.

north coast camping at trial bay. Photo: Nick-Cubbin-OEH

Wake up at these glorious North Coast campgrounds

Aerial view of Woody Head campground and adjoining beach, Bundjalung National Park. Photo: John Spencer/OEH

Woody Head campground

Woody Head campground is one of the best places for a weekend getaway camping by the beach. Bring your caravan, camper trailer or tent and don’t forget your fishing rod.

Price
Mid-range. Park entry fees apply.
Sites
94
Suitable for
Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle
Where
Bundjalung National Park in North Coast
Diamond Head, Crowdy Bay National Park. Photo: Matthew Cramer

Diamond Head campground

The beachside campground at Diamond Head is one of the most popular places to stay in Crowdy Bay National Park. It includes caravan sites as well as picnic amenities.

Price
Budget. Park entry fees apply.
Sites
75
Suitable for
Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle
Where
Crowdy Bay National Park in North Coast
Illaroo campground, Yuraygir National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary/Seen Australia

Illaroo group camping area

Illaroo group camping area offers an exclusive area for group camping. Near Grafton and Wooli, it’s great for fishing, swimming, canoeing and snorkelling.

Price
Mid-range. Park entry fees apply.
Sites
1
Suitable for
Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle
Where
Yuraygir National Park in North Coast
Tents at Sandon River campground, Yuraygir National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary

Sandon River campground

Sandon River campground offers caravan sites and great options for fishing and canoeing. This river camping spot also fronts the beach on the beautiful Clarence Coast.

Price
Budget. Park entry fees apply.
Sites
29
Suitable for
Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle
Where
Yuraygir National Park in North Coast
north coast camping. Photo: Nick-Cubbin-OEH