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The 10 Best Dog Friendly Camping Townsville Sites

If you are looking for some of the very best dog friendly camping Townsville sites, then look no further as we have found some great spots within an hours drive that you will want to check out with your pet.

In this dog friendly camping Townsville guide, we list a range of different types of sites.  Whether you’re after dog friendly caravan parks Townsville offers nearby with all the facilities you could ever need, to the best beach camping spots as well as some gorgeous secluded spots among the trees.

So let’s get into it and check out some of the best dog friendly camping sites Townsville has!

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Dog Friendly Campsites in Townsville Map

The map below shows you the location of the campsites and caravan parks in Townsville that are covered in this guide.  Zoom in and out for a better view!

Keep reading below for full details of all these Townsville camping grounds.

10 of the Best Dog Friendly Camping Townsville Sites

In no particular order, below are our picks for the best dog friendly camping spots Townsville has.

Coral Coast Tourist Park

Located close to Townsville centre. They have a range of accommodation from powered sites to cabins. Most powered sites offer shade, annex pads and water. The amenities include a kiosk on site, camp kitchen, saltwater pool, laundry, wifi and even Foxtel in the tv room. If you happen to be staying on a Wednesday night then the “Meet and Greet” Bbq they hold is a great place to meet new friends. They are pet friendly and even have dog friendly cabins.

Prices can start from as little as $39 a night for a powered site. This price may vary depending on day and time of year.

Location: 547 Ingham Rd, Mt St John

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Secura Lifestyle The Lakes Townsville

Secure Lifestyle The Lakes Townsville is in a perfect location right in the heart of Townsville. The Castletown Shopping Centre is only a 5 minute walk away.

Accommodation ranges from powered sites right through to units/villas/cabins and bungalows. There is also a swimming pool on site that you can enjoy.  They are a dog friendly caravan park with dog friendly powered sites that includes an ensuite and a 9m by 5m double cement slab. Plus they also offer dog friendly cabins.

Prices start from $36 for 1 to 2  people in a powered ensuite site.

Location: 196 Woolcock St, Currajong

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Secura Lifestyle Magnetic Gateway Townsville

This tranquil holiday park is located 10 minutes drive south of Townsville.  They offer unpowered and powered sites as well as cabins and bungalows. The amenities include outdoor cinema, swimming pool and campfire catchups. They are pet friendly and have dog friendly camping sites available.

Prices start from $31 for 1 to 2 people

Location: 88 Minehane St, Cluden

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Crystal Creek Campground

Crystal Creek camping is booked through Youcamp and is privately owned and operated camp by Mungulla station.  They only have unpowered sites at the moment but powered sites will be coming soon as well as hot showers. So best to keep checking if you would prefer a powered site.  At this stage they offer bbq, fire pits, cold showers and toilets. It’s a great place for swimming, mountain biking and birdwatching.  They are a dog friendly campgrounds.

Prices start from $31 for 2 people.

Location: Mungulla Station

Ingenia Holidays Townsville

Set in tropical landscaped gardens this caravan park offers camping sites as well as cabins. It’s close to beaches and there is a nearby boat ramp for some great fishing. The amenities includes resort pool, water park, jumping pillow, trikes, mini golf, volleyball court and licensed bar/kiosk area. This is a dog friendly Big 4 with powered sites that are pet friendly.

Prices start from $42 for 2 adults for a powered site and $49 which includes an ensuite as well.  Prices will vary depending on day and time of year.

Location: 548 Bruce Highway, Deeragun

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Rollingstone Creek Bushy Park Rest Area

This is a free camp that is 55km North of Townsville where you can stay for up to 48 hours. It’s a shady grassed area that has a small creek as well as a playground, picnic area, toilets and cold showers, non-potable water, bins and a dump point. It is close to the highway. This rest area allows camping with dogs.

Price: Free

Location: Rollingstone St, Rollingstone

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Bluewater Park

This campground is 33klms away from Townsville and is a free camp where you can stay up to 24 hours.  The site has toilets, dump point, picnic areas, playgrounds and bins. This is another dog friendly camping.

Price: Free

Location: Cnr Bruce Highway and Forestry Road, Bluewater

Coconut Glen Caravan Park

Coconut Glen offers a range of accommodation for any budget from CMCA dollar wise sites, tent sites through to studio cabins.  The amenities they have on site include swimming pool, bbq facilities, camp kitchen, laundry and tour desk. If you are looking for pet friendly camping qld then check out this caravan park.

Price: Prices start from $26 for 2 people for unpowered and $33 for powered.  CMCA dollar wise sites are $15 per vehicle

Location: 910 Ingham Rd, Bohle

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Discovery Parks Townsville/Cluden

Discovery Parks Townsville is set amongst the beautiful palms.  They have a range of accommodation from powered sites to cabins/villas and even motel rooms. The park has a range of amenities including bbq, bouncing pillow, camp kitchen, dump point, kids’ games room, playground, swimming pool, wifi and kiosk.  They have dog friendly campsites.

Price: Prices start from $50 for a powered site for 2 – Prices will vary depending on day and time of year

Location: 6 University Road (Bruce Highway), Wulguru Townsville

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Rollingstone Beach Front Resort

This beachfront resort offers a range of accommodation from unpowered sites through to spa villas.  There is so much to do here with beach fishing, catch and release lakes, live music, resort pool, café and cocktail bar, kids outdoor movies on a Saturday Night, jumping pillow and a BMX track. If you are looking for dog friendly camping Qld then check this place out as it has pet friendly areas and sites plus the beach is pet friendly and no lead is needed.

Price: Prices start from $42 for an unpowered site that sleeps up to 6 and $49 for a powered site

Location: 367 Rollingstone Beach Front Resort, Hencamp Creek Road, Rollingstone

Click here for our full review on Rollingstone Beachfront Resort.

Hopefully you found this guide on dog friendly campsites around Townsville helpful.  Other guides we have on camping in North Queensland include camping at Tall Timbers in Ravenshoe, and the Charters Towers Tourist Park – also both pet friendly.


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