Trial Bay Gaol campground is right by the beach and perfect for a family camping holiday. Bring your caravan, motorhome or tent for a weekend of swimming, fishing and fun.
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. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-time camper, the North Coast is the perfect place to escape to. History buffs will love staying at historic Trial Bay Gaol, while secluded Broughton Island campground is a special place for eco lovers.
Wake up at these glorious North Coast campgrounds
A good spot for group camping trips, pitch your tent or park your caravan at Crowdy Gap campground in Crowdy Bay National Park. The beach is just a short walk away.
Black Rocks campground is a great place for a family camping holiday, near Evans Head on the NSW north coast.
The wild terrain rewards you from every angle at Doon Goonge campground near Nymboida. Take a scenic drive, or swim and picnic.
Mungo Brush campground is a popular place near Hawks Nest on the north coast. Featuring caravan sites, it’s near the beach and the lake; you can go fishing, walking and kayaking.
Base yourself at Rummery Park campground to enjoy the many walking, biking and horse riding trails in Whian Whian State Conservation area and Nightcap National Park.
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.
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.
Illaroo group camping area offers an exclusive area for group camping. Near Grafton and Wooli, it’s great for fishing, swimming, canoeing and snorkelling.
For a riverside adventure filled with swimming, paddling, fishing and wildlife spotting, try Platypus Flat campground in Nymboi-Binderay National Park near Dorrigo.
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.
Broughton Island campground is the only place in NSW where you can camp among an active seabird colony.
Spend your days fishing, swimming, walking or whale watching at some of our best North Coast getaways.