Top 10 free campsites near Atherton, QLD
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Top 10 free campsites near Atherton, QLD

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For those camping on the cheap, here are some great campsites we found near Atherton. 

1 Walsh River

Watsonville, Queensland
37 minutes (32.3 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Allows fires
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2 Irvinebank Camp Area

2656 Herberton-Petford Road, Irvinebank, Queensland
45 minutes (44.2 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Water (Non Drinking)
  • ✓ Fishing
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Allows fires
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3 Green Patch

Bruce Highway, Gordonvale, Queensland
55 minutes (59.5 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Water (Non Drinking)
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ Allows fires
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4 Emu Creek Crossing

Herberton / Petford Road, Queensland
1 hour 35 minutes (69.3 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Swimming
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5 Eureka Creek

65217 Burke Developmental Rd, Dimbulah, Queensland
1 hour 13 minutes (74.7 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Water (Non Drinking)
  • ✓ Fishing
  • ✓ Swimming
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6 The Boulders Camp Site

The Boulders Rd, Babinda, Queensland
1 hour 24 minutes (100.2 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Toilets
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Water (Non Drinking)
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7 McLeod Creek

Mulligan Hwy, Mt Carbine, Queensland
1 hour 36 minutes (120.3 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Fishing
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Allows fires
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8 Chillagoe Cockatoo Hotel Motel

3 Tower St, Chillagoe, Queensland
2 hours 39 minutes (160.7 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Phone Reception
  • ✓ Cabins Available
  • ✓ Walking Trails
  • ✓ 4WD Trails
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9 Rocky Tate River Camp

Almaden Gingerella Rd, Barwidgi, Queensland
1 hour 57 minutes (162 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Caravans
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
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10 Sandy Tate River Free Camp

, Queensland
2 hours 18 minutes (193.2 km) drive from
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  • ✓ Pets Allowed
  • ✓ Free
  • ✓ Camper Trailers
  • ✓ Swimming
  • ✓ Allows fires
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