Last Updated Aug 2017 | Originally suggested by Tiggr
Family friendly camping in Yanchep National Park, with flush toilets, hot showers, barbecues and picnic tables.
Known for its caves, koalas and culture, Yanchep National Park is located approx 50km north of Perth CBD. Nestled in tuart and banksia woodlands, it is home to diverse flora and fauna and is steeped in history. Family-friendly camping in a safe environment.
Ten 20mx10m grass-surface sites are suitable for all types of camping equipment. Generators are not permitted at any time.
Ten 13m x 5.5m hard-surface sites are suitable for campervans and caravans only. Pegs cannot be driven into the hard surface: tents, awnings, gazebos, tarps and camper trailers that require guy ropes are not suitable. Campers´ own generators may be used between 8am and 9pm only.
Flush toilets, hand-wash basins and hot and cold water showers are provided.
Shared-use sheltered picnic tables are provided.
Shared-use gas barbecues are available at a number of recreation areas in Yanchep National Park. The nearest to Henry White Oval is approximately 100m away.
Campfires are usually permitted, in the provided communal fire pits only, between April 15 and November 30, but fire restrictions may be imposed at any time and without notice.
When fire restrictions are in place fires must not be lit and any appliance powered by burning solid fuel must not be used. You must always comply with any instructions at campgrounds and parks.
Campers´ own liquid or gas fuel barbecues, stoves and heaters can be used at any time, unless a total fire ban has been declared (see Department of Fire and Emergency Services ).
No fires outside of the provided communal fire pits at any time.
Drinking water is not supplied.
Bore water, which must be filtered, boiled vigorously for one minute or treated with purification tablets/crystals before consumption, is usually available but supply is not guaranteed. Visitors must bring enough water for personal use.
There is no electric power supply to camp sites. Camper´s own generators are permitted in hard-surface sites only between 8am and 9pm only.
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The nearest wheelchair-accessible toilets are at Bull Banksia Oval, approximately 50m from the Henry White Oval ablution facilities
Mobile phone and internet coverage is available from most providers.
BOOKING & PAYMENT
Online booking can be made up 90 days (approximately three months) in advance, for up to 12 persons and up to three camp sites. Payment in full for all campers is required at the time of booking. One person may not hold concurrent bookings.
MAXIMUM STAY IS SEVEN NIGHTS.
Ensure you have all details (including dates and number of campers), check all information and choose your camp site carefully, CHANGES CANNOT BE MADE TO CONFIRMED BOOKINGS.
Bookings for schools and larger groups cannot be made online. Contact McNess House Visitor Centre to enquire.
Park entry fees must be paid separately: $6 per motorcycle, $12 per other vehicle with up to 12 occupants may be paid on arrival. Alternatively, a range of extended period passes are also available.
McNess House Visitor Centre, Yanchep National Park is open for enquiries:
9.15am to 4.30pm every day
$10 per adult per night.
Park entry fees must be paid separately: $6 per motorcycle, $12 per other vehicle with up to 12 occupants may be paid on arrival.
Bookings can be made over the phone or internet.
Book online @ https://parkstay.dpaw.wa.gov.au/camp-finder/dobooking/henry-white-oval/177/
Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
No fires are permitted at this camp ground.
Gas/electric barbeques available.
There are no known swimming spots at this campsite.
There is no fishing at or near this campsite.
There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite
This site is accessable by caravans in good weather.
55km north of Perth CBD, off Indian Ocean Drive
Access is entirely on sealed roads
All visitors must register with the campground hosts before setting camp.
Campers may set camp from 12pm (midday) on the day of arrival and must clear their camp site(s) before 10am on the day of departure.
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