The Oaks on Facing Island

Facing Island, Gladstone Area

Indicative Rate * AU$6.50 to AU$6.50

The Oaks on Facing Island is a pristine, relaxed, beachfront camping ground located on the north-west side of the island, a short distance from the ferry drop off point at Farmers Point.

Access to Facing Island is by private vessel or via Curtis Ferry Services which operates five days per week and can transport passengers and vehicles. Please ensure your transfers are booked through Curtis Ferry Services prior to booking your campsite.

There are 32 unpowered campsites on the island, suited to self-sufficient campers. Composting toilets are available at the camping ground; however, there are no chemical toilet waste disposal units. Wood fires are strictly prohibited in the grounds and on the beach, you will need to bring a gas or kerosene fuelled stove. Low noise generators are permitted between 7am and 7pm daily.

Dogs are permitted in the grounds - they must be on leash or tethered at all times and owners must clean up after their dog.

A maximum of three campsites can be booked per family with a maximum of six people per site.

Facilities

  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking

Activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Hiking/Trekking
  • Off Road Driving
  • Swimming

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
The Oaks
Facing Island, Gladstone Area
Queensland
Australia

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There are 35 unpowered beachfront campsites at The Oaks on Facing Island which are numbered and marked.

Wood and charcoal fires are not permitted on the Island and visitors should bring fuel/gas stoves for cooking. Generators are permitted, however it is required that campers are considerate of their neighbours and restrict use to between 7am and 10pm.

Composting toilets are located at the campgrounds for visitor use. Campers are permitted to bring their own chemical toilets for short term stays however there are no disposal units on the Island. Waste cannot be emptied into the composting toilets.

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