Steens Beach is located on northern Hook Island, approximately 32 kilometres north-east of Airlie Beach. This small campground is set behind a sandy beach, in rainforest, overlooking Hayman Island. The camp site has good snorkelling across a small reef flat. This site is closed from 1 October to 31 March for wildlife protection.
The camp site surface is sand and dirt. A camping permit is required to camp at Steens Beach. The campground has a capacity of 12 people. Open fires are not permitted in the Whitsunday Islands National Park.
Steens Beach can be reached on a mid to high tide (in a shallow draft boat) by boat (only). Facilities include a composting toilet and picnic tables. Take your own drinking water, rubbish bags, a fuel stove and insect repellent.
Camping Nature & Wildlife
Please see the website for costs and fees, acquire a permit prior to arrival.