The Settlement Campground

Last Updated May 2013

The Settlement has toilets The Settlement has water available There are bbqs available at The Settlement There are picnic tables available at The Settlement

A well established and maintained campground in the spectacular Springbrook National Park, near the Gold Coast.

The campground has defined sites suitable for tent based camping (numbers 5-11), camper trailers and small campers (numbers 1-4). It is not suitable for large vans.

There is not a lot of shade at this campground.

There are sheltered cooking/picnic areas with electric barbecues, and excellent well maintained facilities.

Open fires are not permitted, so you will need to bring your fuel stove, and/or use the electric barbecues provided.

There is a short walking track that leads to Purling Brook Falls, which is must see. There is a map of the walking trails in Springbrook National Park here.

Facilities and activities at The Settlement

Number of sites:


Camping Fees:

$5.45 per night per adult

$21.80 per night for families.


Bookings can be made over the phone or internet.

How to book:

Booking can be made over the phone or internet by following the link below.


Longdrop or composting


Not allowed

Water Availability:

Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.

Camp fires:

No fires are permitted at this camp ground.


Electric/gas barbeques are available.


There are no known swimming spots at this campsite.


It is not known if there are any fishing spots near this campsite.

Picnic Tables:


Horse Riding:


Canoeing / Kayaking:

There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite

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Location information for The Settlement

This campsite is in Springbrook National Park

Only about 100km south from Brisbane and near the Gold Coast, this National Park offers a mix of open eucalypt forest, rainforest and impressive water falls.

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This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.

Getting there

The campground is accessed from Carricks Road, off Springbrook Road, about 37km south from Nerang.

View directions from Nerang to Settlement Camping Area in google maps

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