Dog Friendy Accommodation in the Capricorn Region

We want you to have a great holiday while you are visiting the Capricorn Region. Terms and conditions do apply for bring your dog and you may need to send through an application prior for your pet to stay. It’s best to get in contact with the accommodation provider beforehand when planning your holiday!


Henderson Park Farm Retreat

Just 30 minutes’ drive north of Rockhampton. With lots of activities to choose from, including farm tours, animal feeding, fishing, canoeing, bush walking and star gazing and a campfire (don’t forget to bring the marshmallows) at night. Pets allowed without prior approval.


Byfield Campstay

Nestled in the majestic rainforest is Byfield Campstay. Whether you have a caravan, camp trailer or tent, this is a perfect spot for a family holiday. Facilities include toilets, showers, disabled facilities, drinking water, BBQ, picnic tables, fireplace, camp kitchen, firewood available. Dogs are allowed.
Just remember dogs are not permitted in the National Park or on any beach adjacent to Byfield National Park, fines do apply.


Red Rock Byfield

A short drive from Yeppoon and Rockhampton Red Rock, Byfield State Forest, is a pet friendly grassed area set among pine plantation. Whether you have a tent, small caravan or a camper tailer Red Rock is a great palce to get back to nature and at night sit under the stars and roast marshmallows while sitting around the fire.

Wheelchair-accessible camp sites are available closest to the toilets.
Dogs are only permitted at Red Rock camping area and must be on a leash at all times.


Discovery Park Coolwaters

With views over the beautiful Keppel Islands with the beach conveniently located across the road. Powered and unpowered sites are available. Kids will be entertained hours playing in the water park, taking a dip in the pool or jumping on the bouncing pillow
Dogs are allowed when caravaning only, you’ll need to confirm with the park beforehand. No pets allowed in cabins.


Poinciana Tourist Park

The park offers all you need to enjoy a perfect coastal getaway. Set on six beautiful tropical acres with a shaded saltwater pool, large barbecue area, modern and well-maintained amenities, a laundry and camp kitchen. A short stroll from the park is Cooee Bay beach, where off leash times are before 8am and after 4pm daily. Conditions apply, best to talk to the staff upon when booking.


Causeway Caravan Park

Right on the banks of Causeway Lake you can get a line wet, have a refreshing dip or go for a stroll on the beach. T here’s also a boat ramp if you’re bringing your own tinny. Pets welcome upon request.


Fisherman’s Beach Holiday Park

With ocean views Conveniently located, you can stroll to nearby cafes, the supermarket, heated public pool, kids playground, boat ramp, parks and more. Dogs are allowed only in low season, with limited availability. Please contact the park in advance for approval.


Beachfront Zilzie

You don’t get any closer to the waterfront than staying here. Surrounded by beautifully maintained tropical gardens & lush palms, the garden path even leads you right to the sand with views over to the islands. Emu Park is only a short 5-minute drive away. They even have a kennel available for your dog, best to bring their bed as no dogs are allowed on the furniture.


Discovery Park Rockhampton

With so much fun for the whole family, the parks convenient location is a great place to stay. Choose from powered camping sites and various cabins. The kids will be entertained for hours having fun bouncing on the giant pillow, taking a dip in the pool or having a hit of tennis. Dogs are allowed when caravaning only, you’ll need to confirm with the park beforehand. No pets allowed in cabins.


Riverside Tourist Park

Five acres right on the banks of the Fitzroy Riveand a short walk to Rockhampton City Centre. Dogs are allowed with approval, please contact the park in advance prior to coming.


Blue Gem Tourist Park

Located at Sapphire, this Park is pet friendly and is surrounded by lush gardens. Dogs must be kept on a leash and walked outside the park. Prior approval is required when staying here with your pooch. Have a go at fossicking for yourself either in the park or in the creek, you never know you may find a gem!

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