The Basin campground

The Basin campground is the only place you can camp in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. This large, grassy area overlooks Pittwater, offering lovely surroundings and views.

It's easy to see why this waterfront campground is so popular. At The Basin, you will find great facilities along with a picnic area, sheltered beach and an inland lagoon. The campground accommodates up to 400 campers.

Pitch your tent in a shady spot, enjoy a bike ride or a swim and see if you can spot the local swamp wallabies or kookaburras.

There's no car access to The Basin, so park at West Head Road and then walk or cycle. You can also arrive by water taxi, boat or a ferry departing from Palm Beach Wharf.

Information

Facilities

  • Family Friendly
  • Public Telephone

Nearby events

  1. Resin and Ceramic Workshop

    Sunday 24 March 2019 to Sunday 12 February 2023 ,

    Come along to the workshop on Northern beaches of Sydney as they take you on a voyage of discovery to interpret your microcosmic world inspired by the coastline. To begin you will learn about glass and ceramics painting in general and…

    24 Mar - 12 Feb
  2. Make your own ceramic wall art

    Sunday 24 March 2019 to Sunday 12 February 2023 ,

    Learn the technique of glass/ceramic painting, technique of applying outliner on the surface, as well as mixing different mediums. You will be guided to make your very own exciting and unique painted tiled artwork that you'll be proud to…

    24 Mar - 12 Feb