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With rare forests, national parks and rivers, Your Margaret River Region is one of the most stunning places to camp in Western Australia. Spring, autumn are winter are the best times to escape to this biodiversity hotspot and experience the ultimate outdoor freedom.

There is a great variety of options to choose from, depending on the level of facilities you prefer:

  • National parks and forests campsites run by the Department of Parks and Wildlife provide basic facilities for well-prepared campers looking to really get back to nature.
  • Holiday parks with caravan and camping spaces, which are offered alongside other types of accommodation. There are usually great facilities onsite, which can include swimming pools and playgrounds.
  • If you are looking for an outdoor experience with a high level of comfort, you may like to consider chalet or cabin style accommodation at one of the many holiday parks.

National park & forest camping (non-commercial)

Alexandra Bridge

Situated off Brockman Highway, the camping areas have shady trees and grassy areas for tents. Toilets, cold showers, rubbish bins, water taps, boat ramp, firewood and fireplaces are provided. Managed by the Shire of Augusta-Margaret River.

Boranup Forest

This camping ground is set amidst the majestic Karri forest, within the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park. Facilities include toilets, bbqs and picnic tables. No pets allowed.

Canebrake Pool

North of Margaret River townsite, it is located on the upper reaches of the Margaret River. Wood bbqs, toilets and basic furniture are provided. Pets allowed on a leash.


Located on the spectacular coastline overlooking great surfing and beautiful sandy beaches. Following the redevelopment of Conto in 2015 as part of the Parks for People caravan and camping initiative, Conto boasts new sites to cater for caravans, camper trailers and caravans, as well as new and improved facilities for all campers.

Point Road

Is a small site on the southern end of Boranup Drive nestled among Peppermint and Marri trees, and caters for up to 40 people. Facilities include bush toilets, barbeques, fire ring, picnic tables, log seats and fire wood.

Sue’s Bridge

Located south of the Margaret River along the Brockman Highway towards Nannup, Sue’s Bridge has been incorporated into the Blackwood National Park. It is a large site with discreet camping areas dotted through the forest. Wood bbqs, toilets and basic furniture are provided. On the banks of the Blackwood River there is excellent access for caravans. Pets allowed on a leash.

Warner Glen Recreation Site – Chapman Pool

Located on the banks of the Chapman Brook just before it enters the Blackwood River, Chapman Pool has been incorporated into the Blackwood National Park. Wood bbqs, toilets and basic furniture are provided. The access track in is narrow but accessible to caravans. This site is particularly popular being within close proximity to most local attractions. Pets allowed on a leash.

Holiday parks with campsites

Amblin Caravan Park+61 (08) 9755 4079
Big4 Beachlands Holiday Park+61 (08) 9752 2107NEGOTIABLE
Busselton Holiday Village+61 (08) 9752 4499
Busselton Villas & Caravan Park+61 (08) 9752 1175
Four Seasons Holiday Park+61 (08) 9755 4082Yes
Geographe Bay Holiday Park+61 (08) 9752 4396
Kookaburra Caravan Park+61 (08) 9752 1516Yes
Mandalay Holiday Resort+61 (08) 9752 1328
BIG4 Peppermint Park+61 (08) 9755 4241
Sandy Bay Holiday Park+61 (08) 9752 2003
Yallingup Beach Holiday Park+61 (08) 9755 2164
Caves Caravan Park+61 (08) 9755 2196Yes
Taunton Farm Caravan Park+61 (08) 9755 5334
Big Valley Campsite+61 (08) 9757 5020Yes
Flinders Bay Caravan Park+61 (08) 9758 1380Yes
Gracetown Caravan Park+61 (08) 9755 5301
Glenbrook Estate+61 (08) 9752 5555
Hamelin Bay Holiday Park+61 (08) 9758 5540
Margaret River Tourist Park+61 (08) 9757 2180
Molloy Caravan Park+61 (08) 9758 4515
Riverview Tourist Park (No Tenting)+61 (08) 9757 2270
Turner Caravan Park+61 (08) 9758 1593
Wharncliffe Mill+61 (08) 9758 8227
Discovery Holiday Park Bunbury+61 (08) 9795 7100TENT SITES ONLY
Discovery Holiday Park Koombana Bay+61 (08) 9791 3900

All holiday parks