Pet-Friendly Caravan Parks: Cairns to Innisfail
Northern Queensland has some of the best places to stay with a pet. Here are some pet-friendly caravan parks from Cairns to Innisfail.
Discovery Holiday Parks – Lake Tinaroo
Located opposite Lake Tinaroo, this holiday park allows well-behaved animals by prior arrangement to stay either on camping sites or sleep on the cabin’s verandah – conditions apply. Guests have access to a café and swimming pool. All pets must be kept leashed whilst in the park and picked up after. A refundable bond is required.
Tinaroo Falls Dam Road, Tinaroo Falls 4872
T 1300 727 044 or 07 4095 8232
Lake Placid Tourist Park
Set in a 14-acre tropical rainforest resort setting, this pet-friendly park welcomes domestic animals but conditions apply. Facilities include a shop, tourist information desk, kitchen, BBQ and swimming pool.
Lake Placid Road, Lake Placid 4878
T 07 4039 2509 or 1800 807 383
Kuranda Rainforest Accommodation Park
Located near the Barron River, this beautiful rainforest village is positioned in a lovely tranquil setting. Facilities include; camp kitchen, swimming pool, Internet access, restaurant/café, booking office and kiosk. Dogs and birds are welcome.
88 Kuranda Heights Road, Kuranda 4881
T 07 4093 7316
Fishery Falls Holiday Park
Located on the Bruce Highway, 37 kilometres south of Cairns, this park has award-winning gardens, and is surrounded by luscious green mountains. Guests can choose to caravan, camp or stay in a range of accommodation. Although all small pets are welcome, they are not permitted inside park accommodation. A pub and coffee shop are within an easy stroll of the park. Guests have access to a saltwater pool and camp kitchen.
Bruce Highway, Fishery Falls 4871
T 07 4067 5283
August Moon Caravan Park
Set on 10 acres, and located on directly on the Bruce Highway south of Innisfail, this 3.5 star park welcomes all small animals. There is a saltwater pool, large camping area and sites for motor homes. Pet-friendly features include a grassed off-leash exercise area. Pets must stay in own accommodation – not in the park’s cabins – and please keep them leashed at all times.
Bruce Highway, Innisfail 4860
T 07 4063 2211
Cowley Beach Caravan Park
Located about 8 kilometres off the Bruce Highway, 20 minutes south of Innisfail, this caravan park is ideally situated in a quiet location next to Cowley Beach. Most dogs, birds and cats are welcome in guest’s own caravan, motorhome or tent. Please keep on a leash at all times whilst in the park. The site caters for all sizes and comfort levels – small tents right up to large motor homes.
Bambarook Road, Cowley Beach 4871
T 07 4065 4871
Kings Reef Hotel and Caravan Park
This quiet caravan park has a quite beachfront setting and offers powered sites, camping areas with large shady trees, a camp kitchen and BBQs. While pets are welcome they must remain on a lead in the park and on the beach. The resort has its own pub and a motel – but pets must stay outside!
Jacobs Road, Kurrimine Beach 4871
T 07 4065 6144