Places to stay

Coronation Beach - No booking required

Coronation Beach is one of the most attractive and popular beaches along the Mid West Coast with both locals and visitors alike.  It is considered to be one of the finest windsurfing locations in the world, and outside the windsurfing season Coronation  Beach is popular with older visitors, many from interstate.  Because of its popularity and attractiveness it is regarded as being a tourism asset of regional significance.

The sign marked turnoff for Coronation Beach is located approximately 28 kilometres north of Geraldton along the North West Coastal Highway with the 8 kilometre stretch of road to the campsite sealed all the way.

Limited facilities within this nature based park include:

  • Good clean sheltered campsites and picnic shelters available within a short walking distance to the beach.
  • Pit toilets and a shower cubicle for using solar shower bags etc.
  • Communal gas barbeque provided in the day use area.

Please Note:

  • There is No Water & Power available. Campers are required to bring their own supplies and generators are welcome however conditions apply.Dogs are allowed but must remain on a leash at all times.
  • Can become very popular during Peak Season with sites becoming unavailable quickly.
  • Caretaker onsite to assist where possible.

Camp fees are set at Councils annual budget each year - no booking required. A sign will be placed on the highway if campground is FULL.

Please contact the Shire Office (Monday to Friday between 8.00am and 4.30pm) on 99205011 for further details.

Coronation Beach

Fig Tree Crossing Picnic & Camping Area

Spend a couple of nights in the picturesque heart of the valley. Located adjacent to the Chapman River on the Chapman Valley Road, Fig Tree Crossing is quickly becoming a popular place with Caravan and Camping travellers.

The camp site offers basic amenities including public ablutions, BBQ and several shaded seating areas.

Camp fees are set at Councils annual budget each year.

Vehicles are restricted to 24 hour stay.

Please contact the Shire office (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm) on 9920 5011 for further details.

Fig Tree

Drummond Cove Holiday Park

Drummond Cove Caravan Park offers visitors the choice of powered or un-powered sites for caravans, powered or un-powered camping sites as well as self contained units that overlook the ocean or the surrounding bush. 

Facilities at the park include an onsite liquor store with a bottle shop, a delictessen with a range of everyday items, outdoor entertaining areas, and adventure playground.

Your place to stay while in the valley, features include:

  • Fishing
  • Sandboarding
  • Diving
  • Accommodation
  • Caravan
  • Camp Sites
DrummondCove Holiday Park Information
Phone (08) 9938 2524
Fax (08) 9938 2563

Nukara Farm

Nukara is a venue hire facility with optional camping when hiring a venue. 

Nukara is a unique venue, situated in the heart of Chapman Valley.

An exclusive eco-retreat, Nukara offers a large camping area with comfortable amenities for overnight stays. Group bookings only.

Your place to stay while in the valley, features include:

  • Accommodation
  • Caravan
  • Camp Sites
  • Self drive
  • Bush walks
  • Bird watching and more
Nukara Farm Information
Phone (08) 9920 5015
Fax (08) 9920 5200


Goodies Eco Camp   

Nature Based, Eco friendly camp located at 2975 North West Coastal Highway, Howatharra                                                                

Features include:

  • Unpowered Sites only
  • Caravans welcome
  • Kitchen & BBQ facilities
  • Self catering
  • Hot showers & Ablution facilities              
Goodies Eco Camp Information
Phone 0400 800 661

Diddley Squat

Diddley Squat has been established by a farmer who would like to share the beauty of the area with other like minded campers.

The camp is located 14km east of the Northampton townsite.  The area boasts beautiful breakaway scenery, easy to access camp sites and privacy without isolation.

Diddley Squat is equipped with the following

  • Easy to access camp sites
  • Ablutions
  • Limited Water
  • Dump site
  • 20 Campsites
Diddley Squat Information

Contact Ted or Gail Hosking (08) 9934 1518 or 0428 341 518

Open between May and October

Click here for more information