by Capricorn Enterprise
One of the most rewarding ways to explore the Tropic of Capricorn is at your own pace and in your own comfort, so with the chaos of Christmas and New Years away, it’s time to pack up the van, hit the road and start your family vacation adventure!
Whether you want to escape the crowds and indulge in your own tranquility, keep the kids entertained with busy days of activities, or discover a must-see destination you’ve never visited, we’ve got plenty of options for you to park and start exploring. make memories.
We’ve compiled a list of the best RV parks in our destination below:
By the sea…
Beachfront Caravan Park
This friendly and relaxed park with an absolute frontage on the beach offers a breathtaking view of the Keppel Islands. A short walk from downtown Yeppoon, the electric and non-electric pitches are suitable for caravans, RVs, caravans, tents, RVs, fifth-wheel trailers and buses.
With direct access to the beach, your piece of paradise awaits at Beachside Caravan Park!
Causeway caravan park
Located on the shores of beautiful Causeway Lake, the Causeway Caravan Park is a great place for your family summer vacation. Offering calm, peaceful and verdant sites overlooking the pristine lake, this park will fill your stay with the scenic beauty of the Capricorn Coast.
Fisherman’s Beach Holiday Park
This hidden gem can be found directly on the beach in the seaside village of Emu Park. Just steps from cafes, supermarkets, playgrounds and more, this park has all of your caravan, camping and lodging needs at the gateway to the islands of Keppel Bay and the Capricorn Coast. GREAT customer service, Fisherman’s Beach Holiday Park is a place where friends meet!
Filled with pleasure …
Discovery Parks – Rockhampton and Yeppoon
Discovery Parks in Rockhampton and Yeppoon are committed to providing their guests with the best vacation experience filled with good times and great memories. From jumping cushions and water parks, to the great outdoors and accessibility, your family fun vacation starts here.
NRMA Capricorn Yeppoon Holiday Park
This gem of the Capricorn Coast offers great family-friendly facilities and a wide variety of accommodations, all just steps from the beach. NRMA Capricorn Yeppoon Holiday Park is the perfect place to recharge and explore. Relax by the pool as the kids slide down the waterslide or soak up the bouncing pillow, before preparing a feast in the camp kitchen. As night falls, grab some popcorn and watch a family movie under the stars in the open-air cinema.
Holiday park overlooking the island
Whether you fancy a short break to relax or want to take the family to a special place, Island View Caravan Park is the perfect solution. Located on the beautiful Capricorn Coast, visitors can enjoy well-equipped, self-contained cabins, as well as the option to camp or bring their RV or RV. Beautifully located just steps from the beach, the park includes everything you need for an unforgettable stay. Miles of beautiful terrain provide the perfect backdrop for vacation memories. In addition to the wide choice of local activities which are a short walk away, there are also plenty of on-site entertainment options suitable for the whole family.
Mount Hay Gemstone Tourist Park
Ditch during your days at Mt Hay Gemstone Tourist Park. The park is located approximately 30 minutes west of Rockhampton and offers pitches for motor homes, basic amenities, a washing machine and barbecue / picnic areas. The park was established in 1974 to allow visitors to dig their own Thundereggs and remains a popular destination for fossickers looking for the curious volcanic formations.
Peaceful and calm …
Keppel Sands Caravan Park
This tranquil and hidden treasure for caravanners and campers is known for its numerous locations for fishing and crabbing enthusiasts. Keppel Sands Caravan Park is perfect for families with plenty of resources to keep the kids entertained while you soak up the serenity. The grassy sites offer a full range of accommodation options and are just 100 meters from the water.
Poinciana Tourist Park
Poinciana offers everything you need to enjoy the perfect coastal getaway. The caravan and camping pitches are set on six beautiful tropical acres and include a shaded saltwater swimming pool, a large barbecue area, modern and well-maintained amenities, a laundry room and a camp kitchen. Close to beautiful Cooee Bay Beach, the park is within walking distance of shopping, public transportation and activities.
Blue Dolphin Caravan Park
The Blue Dolphin Caravan Park is ideally located in the heart of Yeppoon, a laid-back coastal village. Trendy cafes, shops, restaurants, bars, markets, the main beach, Yeppoon Lagoon, Keppel Kraken water park, Appleton Play and the skate park are all within walking distance.
In the middle of wild nature …
Big 4 Breeze Holiday Park – Carnarvon Gorge
Shaped by Mother Nature over 200 million years, Carnarvon Gorge is a spectacular destination filled with striking landscapes, towering sandstone cliffs, endless plateaus, an abundance of native wildlife, and sites of native art that have been recognized as some of Australia’s finest rock images. Set in the middle of Carnarvon National Park on 100 acres is Breeze Holiday Parks, Carnarvon Gorge – the perfect destination to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of life and reconnect with nature. Just a five-minute drive from the starting point of your Carnarvon Gorge walks, Breeze Holiday Parks is the perfect starting point
Through the highlands of central Queensland…
Capella Van Park
Quiet, spacious and surrounded by trees, Capella Van Park offers plenty of shade, birds and friendly service. The large drive-through locations are perfect for RVs and RVs, and are located within walking distance of all city amenities. Join them for a “happy hour” every night during the holidays!
Chalet Emerald and Caravan Village
Looking for a family vacation in beautiful central Queensland? Look no further than Emerald Cabin and Caravan Village. Don’t forget the golf clubs as this park is conveniently located next to the 18-hole Emerald Golf Course. Within walking distance of the CBD, shopping malls, city facilities, botanical gardens and other tourist attractions, your next adventure awaits.
Rubyvale Caravan Park
Rubyvale Caravan Park is centrally located and close to major attractions. The New Royal Hotel is just across the road and within walking distance of Fossicking Parks, Underground Mine Tours, Jewelry Stores, Coffee Shop, and the Post Office.
The park has flat, shaded and easily accessible pitches for caravans, motorhomes, motorhomes and tents. They are pet-friendly, have laundry facilities, a well-equipped camp kitchen, a swimming pool and free Wi-Fi.
For the autonomous …
Forest Fields camping stay
This peaceful paradise is exactly what camping should be! Find your secluded spot in this private bush location just minutes from Byfield National Park and State Forest. Offering 20 sites without electricity, toilets, bucket showers and potable water, Forest Fields Campstay is the perfect family getaway. Relax by the fire at night and during the day keep an attentive ear for the Great Imperial Dove (Wompoo Pigeon).
Sandstone Park – Carnarvon Gorge
The sandstone park at Carnarvon Gorge is the ultimate destination to rejuvenate your soul! Known for their stunning 360 degree views, they offer all levels of experience with their campsites, helicopter flights, tours and events. This park provides you with the perfect base to immerse yourself in one of Queensland’s last relatively unknown spectacular destinations.
Shiralee Clydesdales and farm stay
Formerly an equestrian spelling farm, “Prado Downs” is now home to Shiralee Clydesdale Stud. Take advantage of the great outdoors and camp in front of the Clydesdale horses, by the dry creek or under the gum trees.
You can rent a chalet or bring your caravan, motorhome or, tent and camp on the grounds. The campsite is completely autonomous. While you’re here, help feed the horses, pet the chickens, or pet the foals. Shirale Clydesdales and Farm Stay is a 15-minute drive from Rockhampton on the way to Emu Park.