Best Camping Ground

Sleeping beneath the stars

If you're a fan of the good old-fashioned camping experience: tents, toasted marshmallows and the night sky, this category is for you. We need your help to find the best holiday park in Australia where travellers can enjoy a simple approach to the great outdoors.

This award is presented by Camper Trailer Australia, the bible for camper trailer enthusiasts in Australia.

Voting for Australia's Favourite holiday park has now closed.

Congratulations to all the nominees in this category: Best camping ground.

The best camping ground is... 1. South West Rocks Tourist Park

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South West Rocks Tourist Park says: South West Rocks Tourist Park sits alongside tranquil waters, amidst nature’s wonders located on the Mid North Coast of NSW, North of Port Macquarie & South of Coffs Harbour. Our guests can enjoy taking a canoe for a paddle, laze around the pool, play a game in the recreation room or dine in the barbecue cabanas. The service, the location, the highest standard of cleanliness and the experience – plenty of reasons why you’ll never want to leave.

2. Amity Point North Stradbroke Island

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Amity Point North Stradbroke Island says: "Fronting the calm waters of Moreton Bay, this large flat campground is family friendly, and offers spectacular sunsets over Moreton Bay. Local dolphins visit each day, and pelicans and koalas are seen in and around the campground. Amity Point township offers a seaside village atmosphere with cafes, restaurant and local stores."

3. Echuca Holiday Park

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Echuca Holiday Park says: "Sitting beside the mighty Murray River, the affordable camp sites at Echuca Holiday Park are set across 12 acres in a friendly atmosphere and surrounded by 40 acres of bushland. Two camp kitchens, clean amenities, resort-style pool, mod-grass tennis court, modern playground and basketball ring are available onsite."

4. BIG4 Karuah Jetty

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5. Kirra Beach Tourist Park

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Kirra Beach Tourist Park says: "Accommodation options include unpowered and powered sites for tents, camper vans and trailers, as well as motorhomes and larger recreational vehicles. There’s plenty of space and shade throughout the park, or choose from budget lodging rooms and self-contained villa accommodation offering beautiful lake views. A variety of organised school holiday activities will keep the family entertained, as well as free wireless broadband access and fun local events!

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