Camping and Caravanning


Rockhampton is ideally located for those on a drive holiday. Check out the number of camping and caravanning sites available in region, including the free camp site at Kershaw Gardens.

Kershaw Gardens 

3.7km from Rockhampton CBD | Directions


Image: Kershaw Gardens Camping Site

Kershaw Gardens has a free 48hr camping ground nestled in the lush green parklands. With space for up to 35 self-contained vehicles at any given time, this site is perfect for travellers who are fully self-contained, with vehicles containing and storing all grey water, all black water and all rubbish. Generator use is permitted between 8am and 7pm only. (Strictly no tents permitted)


3.2km from Rockhampton CBD | Directions | Website

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Image: Caravan sites available at Southside Holiday Village

The Southside Holiday Village offers the comfort of travelling in your own home whether that be caravan, motorhome, campervan, camper trailer or tent, their well-appointed sites can accommodate you. They offer a wide range of facilities including amenity blocks, laundries, BBQ area, swimming pool and camp kitchen and also have a range of cabin style accommodation options available as well. 


1.7km from Rockhampton CBD | Directions | Website

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Image: Riverside Tourist Park site

Riverside Tourist Park is set on five acres right on the banks of the Fitzroy River and only a short walk into the heart of Rockhampton's city centre. They offer unpowered & powered sites for tents and caravans, on-site vans, self contained cabins and villas catering for singles, couples, families and  your pets. They have parking available for trailers and have a dump point on site for caravans. 

Discovery parks rockhampton

5.2km from Rockhampton CBD | Directions | Website


Image: Cabins at Discovery Parks Rockhampton

Nestled on 10 acres of landscaped gardens on the north side of Rockhampton, Discovery Parks Rockhampton have 85 cabins, 10 camp sites and 70 caravan sites to choose from. Site facilities include kitchenettes in the camp kitchen and cabins, wash down facilities, parking for trailers, playground, waterpark, swimming pool, bouncing pillow, activity room. Better still, they are pet friendly.

Silver wattle caravan park

40km from Rockhampton CBD | Directions | Website

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Image: Silver Wattle Caravan Park caravan sites

The Silver Wattle Caravan Park in Mount Morgan offers a range of accommodation options from self contained en-suite holiday cabins, ranch style motel units, grass and slab caravan sites and private bush camping with fire pits. They have a fully equipped camp kitchen that includes gas BBQ's, a gas oven, fridge and freezer, dining area and fire pit.


29km from Rockhampton CBD | Directions | Website


Image: Capricorn Caves Camp Site

The Capricorn Caves have three accommodation options available ranging from deluxe cabins, a studio cabin and powered campsites. The powered camp is nestled amidst native bush land and is the perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city.  The site is equipped with a communal camp kitchen with BBQ facilities and a microwave, a swimming pool and has parking available for trailers.