Kids Stay Free June/July School Holidays

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Great news for the coming June/July School Holidays. Kids stay Free at standard powered or unpowered campsites – Adams Beach, Bradburys Beach, Amity Point, Adder Rock, Cylinder Beach or Home Beach.
Applies from 24 June to 9 July. Phone bookings only on 07 3409 9668. Terms: Not valid for Flinders or Main Beach. Not valid for Premium sites, Cabins and Eco Shacks. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
FREE applies to the ‘extra child’ rate valid for each site, not on incidentals or 4WD permits.

STRADDIE CAMPING UPDATE, Friday 31st March 2017 at 9am.

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Fortunately the wind and tide levels last night were less than expected.  The impact on the Campsites has seen some storm debris, which is now being removed.

 Straddie Camping has now resumed normal business operations and look forward to welcoming guests.

We recommend our customers to check the Bureau of Meteorology (www.bom.gov.au), Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (www.qfes.qld.gov.au) and Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing (www.npsr.qld.gov.au/park-alerts) websites for updates.

 For further information please call Straddie Camping on 07 3409 9668.

STRADDIE CAMPING EMERGENCY UPDATE, Thursday 30th March 2017 at 2pm

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Straddie Camping has enacted its Emergency Plan due to the current & forecasted extreme rain, wind and tidal conditions. Flinders and Main Beach are high-risk areas and we strongly recommend campers relocate. Our Rangers will visit and advise all campers of the situation and emergency procedures.

Another update will be posted at 9am tomorrow or earlier if conditions deteriorate. 

In the meantime, we recommend our customers to regularly check the Bureau of Meteorology (www.bom.gov.au), Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (www.qfes.qld.gov.au) and Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing (www.npsr.qld.gov.au/park-alerts) websites for updates.

For further information please call Hugo Johnston on 0418725726

Fire Ban Lifted

wet-weather_webAfter a few days of glorious rain and with the promise of more to come this week the fire ban has been lifted. So it’s back to normal for solid fuel cooking fires. Not often we get this excited about getting wet.

TOTAL FIRE BAN

Straddie Camping Fire Ban

FIRE BAN UPDATE|THE TOTAL FIRE BAN HAS NOW BEEN EXTENDED TO MARCH 21 in protected areas on North Stradbroke Island. Department of National Parks.
Lighting of fires is prohibited in Naree Budjong Djara National Park and Minjerribah Recreation Area, including all camping areas. All solid fuel fires (wood, charcoal, heat beads etc) are banned– gas and electric cooking appliances only which must be monitored closely.
This fire ban is in place through to March 21 2017 due to current weather conditions and the high risk of wildfires.
Your co-operation to protect people, property and wildlife is appreciated.
Please notify QPWS on 0439 455 144 to report any fires.

FIRE BAN LIFTED

QPWS has downgraded it’s fire preparedness and removed the Park Alert for Stradbroke Island. The fire ban on wood fires has been lifted. Monitoring of conditions will continue. Please take care with all fires in and around campgrounds, lots of folk call it home.

Fire Ban Lifted