These family-friendly campgrounds have facilities that will keep everyone happy.

Whether it's a top quality barbecue for dad, a pool slide for the kids or a tennis court for mum, these family-friendly campground facilities have got you covered. Here's a short list in no particular order of our favourite family-friendly camping options in the Barrington Coast for you to holiday in style.

Reflections Holiday Park Seal Rocks
Reflections Holiday Park Seal Rocks

Reflections Holiday Park Seal Rocks

Make a date with nature at Reflections Holiday Parks Seal Rocks, a pristine pocket of paradise nestled between flourishing green forest and the aptly-named Number One Beach. Take it easy and let the chilled vibes of this isolated and authentic village relax your mind and feed your soul.

A 45-minute drive from Forster, Seal Rocks Holiday Park is a friendly and tranquil sanctuary on the Barrington Coast of NSW; an ideal spot to reconnect with your family and friends and create memories that’ll last a lifetime.

  • Camping type: powered sites only; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: playground, barbecue facilities, laundry facilities, showers, toilets, kiosk, camp kitchen
  • Dogs are not permitted at Reflection Holiday Park Seal Rocks
Reflections Holiday Park Hawks Nest
Reflections Holiday Park Hawks Nest

Reflections Holiday Park Hawks Nest

Quiet, simple and naturally beautiful, a stay at Reflections Holiday Parks Hawks Nest will take you back to the holidays of your childhood, when the days were long and the stresses were few. Nestled between Bennetts Beach and the village of Hawks Nest this caravan park is miles away from the hustle and bustle – the ideal spot for a relaxed and authentic Aussie beach holiday. With larger-than-average flat sites, it’s a breeze to bring in the RV or caravan and campers are well catered for with their range of activities and facilities. Settle in then set about exploring the pristine beauty of the area. Whether it’s watching the dolphins play in the surf, enjoying fish and chips by the river in nearby Tea Gardens, or checking out the surf at Winda Woppa, there are countless holiday memories to be made at Reflections Holiday Parks Hawks Nest.

  • Camping type: powered sites only; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: barbecue facilities, laundry facilities, showers, toilets, kiosk, camp kitchen
  • Dogs are permitted at Hawks Nest Holiday Park on selected sites and cabins during off-peak and shoulder season.
Reflections Holiday Park Jimmys Beach
Reflections Holiday Park Jimmys Beach

Reflections Holiday Park Jimmys Beach

Whether it’s the crashing of the waves or the salty ocean air, there’s something about waking up in a coastal camping ground that really loosens the shoulders. Camping at Reflections Holiday Parks Jimmys Beach is no exception. Located behind beautiful Jimmys Beach at Hawks Nest, campsites are just a short stroll away. From the beach this is camping at its best: splendid white beaches; calm blue waters complete with leaping dolphins; exceptional natural beauty everywhere you turn. A stay at Reflections Holiday Parks Jimmys Beach is almost guaranteed to lower the blood pressure and raise the happiness levels.

  • Camping type: powered and non-powered sites; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: barbecue facilities, laundry facilities, showers, toilets, kiosk, camp kitchen
  • Dogs are permitted at Jimmys Beach Holiday Park on selected sites and cabins during off-peak and shoulder season.
Reflections Holiday Park Tuncurry - fishing on Wallis lake (photo by @6inavanaroundoz)
Reflections Holiday Park Tuncurry - fishing on Wallis lake (photo by @6inavanaroundoz)

Reflections Holiday Park Tuncurry

Flat, dog-friendly and with direct access to Nine Mile Beach and the famous Tuncurry Rockpool, Reflections Holiday Parks Tuncurry is an idyllic spot to slow down, chill out and spend time in stunning surrounds. Take the dog for a walk on the beach, enjoy breakfast at the Tuncurry Rockpool Café, followed by a swim in its calm blue waters. Jump on a bike and cross the bridge to Forster, or head out onto Wallis Lake and see what’s biting.

  • Camping type: powered sites only; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: barbecue facilities, laundry facilities, showers, toilets, kiosk, camp kitchen
  • Dogs are permitted at Reflections Tuncurry Beach on selected sites and cabins during off-peak and shoulder season.
Reflections Holiday Park Forster Beach
Reflections Holiday Park Forster Beach

Reflections Holiday Park Forster Beach

Reflections Holiday Parks Forster Beach is within walking distance to everywhere you could possibly need or want to go: Forster Main Beach, Forster shops, Wallis Lake and a lot more. This holiday park provides unmatchable convenience, charm and the perfect environment for creating treasured holiday memories. Whether you’re an avid fisherman wanting to drop a line in Wallis Lake, or are simply looking for a fun beach getaway with the kids, Forster Beach Holiday Park is the ideal spot to take a relaxing break from the everyday.

  • Camping type: powered sites only; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: barbecue facilities, laundry facilities, showers, toilets, kiosk, camp kitchen
  • Dogs are not permitted at Reflections Forster Beach
Big4 Great Lakes
Big4 Great Lakes

Big4 Great Lakes, Tuncurry

Big4 Great Lakes is a multi-award winning holiday oasis, set amidst great facilities in a stunning lakefront location at Tuncurry. They have everything for a great family holiday including two heated pools and waterpark, jumping pillow, camp kitchen, boat ramp, onsite cafe and shop.

  • Camping type: All sites are powered; tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: showers, toilets, heated pools and waterpark, jumping pillow, camp kitchen, boat ramp, onsite cafe and shop
  • Dogs are allowed but please call to confirm as this may change at different times of the year.
Big4 Happy Hallidays at Hallidays Point
Big4 Happy Hallidays at Hallidays Point

Big4 Happy Hallidays, Hallidays Point

Big4 Happy Hallidays is the ultimate family holiday destination, just two minutes from award-winning Black Head Beach. It’s also renowned for its iconic red mini-train rides that runs daily during school holidays.

  • Camping type: all powered; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: resort-style pool, jumping pillow, playground, indoor play centre, tennis court, TV room, mini golf, pedal karts for hire, showers, toilets, camp kitchen, barbecue facilities, games room, laundry facilities
  • Dogs are allowed but please call to confirm as this may change at different times of the year.
Paddling fun at The Steps Barrington
Paddling fun at The Steps Barrington

The Steps Barrington Campground

This is camping like it used to be. At the most beautiful rapids on the Barrington River, The Steps Barrington is the perfect place to get your kids off their devices and back into nature. On the river you'll find stretches of slow moving water that make perfect swimming holes for family fun or try paddling the rapids in a kayak, canoe or surf mat. On land take to the trails of our purpose-built cross country mountain bike park, there are trails suitable for all rider levels or a family riding challenge. Our large grassy campzones are suitable for small groups and you’ll love our ‘luxe’ amenities block with hot showers and flushing toilets. There are several large bonfire pits plus two permanent shelters that can be hired.

  • Camping type: non-powered sites only; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: Hot water showers, toilets, fixed-roof shelters for hire
  • Dogs are not allowed at this campsite.
Secura Lakeside Forster
Secura Lakeside Forster

Secura Lakeside Forster

Centrally located by Wallis Lake at Forster, The park is set on 5 hectares with established gardens, offering the largest caravan and camping sites in the region and wide lake frontage. Enjoy the easy waterfront access with activities like kayaking, paddle boarding, fishing and crabbing. We have a small boat ramp for launching tinnies at the park, or the larger boat ramp is just two minutes up the road. Take a dip in the heated resort- style pool, complete with kiddies splash area, explore the playground or shoot some hoops on the basketball court.

  • Camping type: powered and non-powered sites; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: resort-style pool, playground, TV room, pedal karts for hire, showers, toilets, camp kitchen, barbecue facilities, games room, laundry facilities
  • Dogs are allowed but please call to confirm as this may change at different times of the year.
Tiona Holiday Park
Tiona Holiday Park

Tiona Holiday Park

Beautifully located at Tiona, between Wallis Lake and the Pacific Ocean. Find your space at the pet-friendly Tiona Holiday Park, whether you are camping, caravanning or need a cabin for the night, and only 15 minutes from Forster. All of our sites and cabins are family friendly, pet friendly, and the perfect space from which to relax, explore, connect or play. Families are the heart of our community, and the lakeside provides a space where connection with children, parents and grandparents on holidays is encouraged, where the facilities are designed to encourage intergenerational interaction – a space where kids can be kids and the parents can have a holiday too.

  • Camping type: powered and unpowered sites; Tent, camper trailer, caravan, camping beside vehicle
  • Amenities: resort-style pool, showers, toilets, camp kitchen, barbecue facilities, games room, laundry facilities
  • Dogs are allowed.

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