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The Oaks Facing Island, Gladstone
Map of The Oaks on Facing Island
The Oaks
Facing Island
Queensland 4680 Australia

The Oaks on Facing Island
Facing Island, Gladstone Area

Indicative Rate* $5.00 to $35.00 Per Campsite

07 4972 9000


The Oaks on Facing Island are pristine, relaxed, beachfront camping grounds, located on the north-west side of Facing Island, a short distance from the Ferry drop off point at Farmers Point.

There are 35 unpowered campsites on the Island, suited to self sufficient campers. Composting toilets are provided at the campgrounds. Campers should be aware that wood and charcoal fires are not permitted therefore you should bring gas or kerosene fueled stoves. Generators are permitted to be used between 7am and 10pm on any day.

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Bookings and permits are required and can be made online, or through the Gladstone Visitor Information Centre.

Curtis Ferry Services operates passenger and vehicle transfers to Facing Island five days a week.

Dogs are permitted on the Island, however they must be kept under control at all times.

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Property Details


  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking
    Pets allowed, enquire on booking


  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Fishing
  • Off Road Driving
    Off Road Driving
  • Swimming
  • Walking

Other Information


There are no age restrictions for visitors to the Island, however you must be over 18 to make a booking.

Pets Allowed:
Yes. Dogs are permitted at the campgrounds however they must be on a lead at all times.

Departure Point

Ferry transfers with Curtis Ferry Services depart from their terminal on Alf O'Rourke Drive, Gladstone.

Transfers operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday and are available for passengers and vehicles.

How To Get There

Access to Facing Island is by Ferry Transfer with Curtis Ferry Services or by private vessel.


The Oaks, Facing Island

There are 35 unpowered beachfront campsites at The Oaks on Facing Island which are numbered and marked.

Wood and charcoal fires are not permitted on the Island and visitors should bring fuel/gas stoves for cooking. Generators are permitted, however it is required that campers are considerate of their neighbours and restrict use to between 7am and 10pm.

Composting toilets are located at the campgrounds for visitor use. Campers are permitted to bring their own chemical toilets for short term stays however there are no disposal units on the Island. Waste cannot be emptied into the composting toilets.


$5.00$35.00Adult Per Campsite

* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.