Balgal Beach

Natural Attractions

Balgal Beach forms part of the popular Northern Beaches district of Townsville North Queensland. Offering a superb sand beach and secure swimming in the stinger net from November to May, Balgal is ideal for a relaxing day by the ocean or a fun way to spend time with the whole family. The area is also a renowned river fishing location.

For those wishing to explore deeper and head out to the Great Barrier Reef, Balgal Beach provides excellent boat ramp facilities and easy access to the spectacular Palm Island group.

There are a number of licensed cafés and accommodation available in the area including holiday units and designated tent camping and vehicle camping areas. Please note, for access to the free RV camping site you must book online.


Barbeque Cafe Carpark Pet Friendly Picnic Area Public Toilet


Birdwatching Camping Fishing Sailing Swimming

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


Free Entry