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. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-time camper, the North Coast is the perfect place to escape to.
Wake up at these glorious North Coast campgrounds
Broughton Island campground is the only place in NSW where you can camp among an active seabird colony.
Located just 15km south of Forster, The Ruins campground is well equipped and a convenient base to explore nearby beaches, swimming, walking and whale watching activities.
A good spot for group camping trips, pitch your tent or park your caravan at Crowdy Gap campground, between Taree and Port Macquarie. 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.
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.
Cutters Camp campground is a great base from which to explore Mebbin National park and go walking, birdwatching, mountain biking and horse riding.
Nestled under the shade of the tall eucalypt trees is a delightful camping area only moments from the spectacular views of Point lookout and many nearby walking tracks.
Set up your campsite at Forest Tops campground – the ultimate place to relax under the stars and enjoy the World-Heritage beauty of Border Ranges National Park.
The popular Sheepstation Creek campground in Border Ranges National Park has campsites for tents, caravans and motorhomes set among World-Heritage listed rainforests.
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.
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.
Illaroo group camping area offers an exclusive area for group camping. Near Grafton and Wooli, it’s great for fishing, swimming, canoeing and snorkelling.
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.
Spend your days fishing, swimming, walking or whale watching at some of our best North Coast getaways.