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PARKS WITH FIRE PITS - Warm up this winter

30 Jun 2020

There's nothing better than getting together around a fire on a clear winter night. Toasting marshmallows, sharing stories and having a laugh is what camping is all about. But with fire comes alot of responsibility which is why there are so many rules surrounding our fire pits in park. To help you plan your holiday we've put together this list of which parks you can have fire pits and what you need to know. 

Fire Pits

 

PARK

FIRE PIT

COST TO HIRE

WOOD

COMMUNAL FIRE PIT

NOTES

Airlie Beach

No

 

 

Yes - For anyone to use

 

Ballina

No

 

 

Yes

 

Barossa Valley

No

 

 

Yes - Glamping area & near waterpark

 

Clare

Yes - Raised and fully enclosed if BYO

BYO or $10 duration of stay

 

 

On sites across the creek only

Coolwaters

No

 

 

Yes - 3 (one near pool, one near treetops and one in unpowered)

 

Cradle Mountain

No

 

 

Yes - Camp Kitchen

 

Eden

Yes - Raised pit

$15/day or BYO

Kindling - $20
Wood - $20

 

 

Emerald Beach

No

 

 

Yes - Unpowered

 

Forster

Yes - Contained fire drum

 

 

 

On some sites and in some locations - check with park staff first

Hadspen

Yes - Raised only

BYO or $10 duration of stay

IGA next door sells wood

 

 

Horseshoe Lagoon

Yes - No open fires, chiminea style only

BYO

 

 

 

Lake Bonney

Yes - Raised pit

BYO

 

Yes 

 

Lake Hume

Yes

BYO or $10/day

 

 

 

Mildura Buronga

Yes - Raised only

BYO

On occasions the park will sell firewood or local service stations and garden centres have firewood

 

Ash must be disposed of and not left on the site

Moama West

Yes - Chimineas only

$10 duration of stay

Kindling - free
Firewood - $20

 

Fires need to be extinguished by 11pm, no children unattended around fire

Port Hedland

Yes

BYO

 

 

 

Streaky Bay

Yes

BYO or 1 available

 

 

Only on the beach between high and low tide marks. Can use safety cage provided by park or use own fire pit

Tannum Sands

Yes - Raised only

 

 

 

Please check with your neighbours to ensure they're not bothered by the smoke

Whyalla

Yes - Raised only

BYO

 

 

Must be attended to by an adult at all times while lit. Ensure fire is extinguished prior to going to bed and ash disposed of in the correct manner.


 *All fire pits are only in use or allowed out of fire danger season.