Paid Camping

introducing paid camping

Effective Monday 22 March 2021, the Shire of Irwin will be implementing paid camping. This means fees will be applied to all camping along Indian Ocean Drive within the Shire of Irwin.

If you are a ratepayer in the Shire of Irwin, you are entitled to 10 x nights camping at no charge each financial year. All other visitors will be charged $20 per vehicle per night.

Ratepayers can obtain camping vouchers by contacting the Shire Administration Office in person or by calling 9927 0000. Vouchers can be collected in person, sent via email or posted to the ratepayer's residential address.

For  any further enquries, please contact the Shire of Irwin on  9927 0000 or email 

Camping Info

Camping information

Shire of Irwin Camping Brochure

    Open Campsites

    Open camp sites 

    • Cliff Head (North and South)
    • Knobby Head
    • Freshwater Point
    Closed Campsites

    Closed camp sites

    • Seven Mile Beach
    • 24 hour rest stop, Waldeck Street Dongara

    The dump point at the 24 hour rest stop remains open.