Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone Number: Babinda Information Centre 07 4067 1008
GPS Coordinates: -17° 20' 55.10", 145° 55' 33.11"
Region: Cairns Region    Area: Far North Queensland   State: Queensland
Type: Free Short Term Campsite
Babinda Rest Area
Located 550m south east of the Babinda township on Howard Kennedy Drive (just off the Bruce Highway), the Babinda Rest Area is a free campsite on the banks of Babinda Creek.
The rest area has a large grassy area as well as sealed section and it has good shade and excellent facilities. The toilet block are clean and spacious and you can have a hot shower for a small fee.
The creek beside the rest area is very clear and a nice place to cool off and at night you may get treated to a lovely light show provided by the resident fireflies.
It is a very popular free camp so it pays to arrive early to ensure you get a good spot.
- Disabled Access
- Dump Point
- Coin Operated Hot showers
- Water – both Drinking and Non Drinking
- Rubbish Bins
- Generators Allowed between 7am and 9pm
- Picnic Tables and Sheltered Picnic Tables
- Playground for Children
Dogs are ok here and there is mobile phone reception too. The maximum time limit for staying here is 72 hours.