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Best campgrounds near Sydney

Looking for a budget break close to Sydney? Camp by the shores of the Hawkesbury River at Cattai campground or enjoy waterside fun and plenty of facilities at Bents Basin. Located near Sydney’s Northern Beaches, The Basin campground is just the place to pitch your tent surrounded by beach, lagoon, bushwalks and wildlife. With special offers available, now's the perfect time to book your getaway and discover the beauty of camping close to Sydney.

Aerial view of a red tent at Little Beach campground in Bouddi National Park. Photo: John Spencer/DPIE
Carrington Falls campground, Budderoo National Park. Photo: Chris Keyzer/OEH

Carrington Falls campground

Wake up to the distant sound of cascading waterfalls at Carrington Falls campground, near Robertson in the Southern Highlands. You’ll find walking tracks, swimming holes and lookouts a short distance from your camping spot.

Budget. Free park entry.
Suitable for
Tent, Camping beside my vehicle
Budderoo National Park in South Coast, Country NSW
Facilities at the Gambells Rest campground. Photo: John Yurasek Copyright:NSW Government

Gambells Rest campground

Located near Bundanoon in NSW’s southern highlands, Gambells Rest campground offers tent, trailer and caravan sites, plus a picnic area and walking and cycling trails.

Budget. Park entry fees apply.
Suitable for
Tent, Camper trailer site, Caravan site, Camping beside my vehicle
Morton National Park in South Coast, Country NSW
Sydney camping. Photo: eduardo-martinez