Incredible Campsites to visit in Australia
Heading out on an Adventure? Australia is known for its amazing scenery throughout, try some of these incredible campsites on your next trip!
Lake Eyre National Park, SA
This is Australia’s lowest point to camp, with vast amounts of dry salt-crusted lake surface going as far as the eye can see. It sits at 12 m below sea level and 9,500 square km. There are several ways to see it, it can be accessed along Oondatta track and along two 4WD tracks; Halligan Bay Track and Level Post Bay Track.
The Fortress, Grampians National Park, VIC
The fortress is for those more experienced campers. Leave the camper behind at the Harrop Track car park and set out on a 5.2km scenic hike through the Grampians where you will find a campsite under some large rock overhangs, providing enough cover one does not even need a tent. Beyond the campsite, you can wonder ahead, finding yourself directly under the huge sandstone massif known as the fortress.
Mitchell Falls, Mitchell River National Park, WA
This is a hidden spectacle in a very remote part of Western Australia. Getting there takes a lot of time and preparation so make sure you do your research and it will all be worth it. There is definitely a lot more to see around the area itself so more than one night’s stay is recommended.
Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park, QLD
Stay at the Noah Beach campsite and discover rainforest meet stunning beaches. Go on a range of walks and immerse yourself in the nature Cape Tribulation provides, you may see the local cassowary and more. Remember to be croc safe around here!
Among the incredible scenery, Australia has more than one outback art instalments. One of them, in particular, is Utes in the Paddock about 70km out from the town of Parkes, West along Condobolin rd. If you are heading out that way we recommend driving past these incredibly Australian works of art on some utes in a field. Spend the night at Gum Bend Lake Condobolin, NSW and end the day with a swim in the lake.
Booderee National Park, NSW