Mission Point camping area (Qld) - QLD

  State Forests,Reserves


DEG: -26.96158 153.082474
DMS: 26º 57' 41.69" S 153º 04' 56.91" E
UTM: 56 J 7017817mN 508185mE
Altitude: 2.51m


Place Type

Reserves - State Forests,Reserves


56.74kms North of Brisbane - Driving 93.1 km (1 hour 48 mins)

Address & Contact

849 Red Road
Beerburrum QLD 4517
Phone: 137468
Email: N/A
Web: N/A


Bribie Island is 65km north of Brisbane (about a 1hr drive) off the Bruce Highway and east along the Caboolture Bribie Road. It is linked to the mainland by toll-free road bridge.

Before camping in the Recreation Area, you must obtain and have displayed both a Camping Permit and a Vehicle Access Permit. Fees for Camping Permits are: "$5.60 per person per night or $22.40 per family group per night; $3.10 per person per night for students and accompanying adults on approved excursions." The Vehicle Access fee is: "1 week or less = $41.75; more than 1 week (up to 1 year) = $130.40." All fees are payable in advance, usually on-line. Rangers can issue on-the-spot fines. Don't risk it!

Mission Point camping area, on the usually protected western side of Bribie Island, is a designated Queensland Recreation Area. It is reached only by boat, and has a relatively protected boat anchorage area close to the 12 designated campsites. Sites offer scenic views over the Pumicestone Passage and the Glass House Mountains. – especially at sunset.

The usual National Park rules apply (no generators, pets and firewood apply). Facilities include micro flush toilets, screened cold showers, water tap (treat before drinking), picnic tables and fireplaces. Open fires are allowed (except when fire bans apply) in fire rings only, but fuel stoves recommended. To avoid chemicals, nails, screws, bolts, etc., firewood should be untreated mill off-cuts.
It is advisable to carry water for drinking, cooking and washing; gas stoves (preferred); rubbish bags; and insect repellent. Visitors camping away from facilities are encouraged to bring portable toilets to help reduce bush toileting. Mosquitoes and midges can create a problem, so be prepared.
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Closest Weather Station

Beerburrum at 22/06:30am EST
Distance from Mission Point camping area (Qld) 11.95km W
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Closest Climatic Station

Beerburrum Forest Station
Distance from Mission Point camping area (Qld) 11.95km W
Mean Max. °C30.329.728.426.524.021.621.623.126.027.528.029.6
Mean Min. °C19.719.918.415.712.510.79.29.312.014.616.418.5
Mean Rain mm203.2202.2174.0116.7122.376.266.145.446.988.7116.9160.9

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