Tent overlooking beach, Bay of Fires Conservation Area
Bay of Fires campground

Bay of Fires camping

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Fire ban: Campfire restrictions are in place
Applies from 21/10/2023

Seasonal campfire restrictions are in place until further notice.

Campfires, pot fires and other solid fuel stoves cannot be used in parks and reserves within the Dorset, Break O’Day, Glamorgan/Spring Bay, Sorell, Tasman, Kingborough and Huon Valley municipalities.

​The State Fire Restrictions map​ below shows all affected areas.  You can still use Gas stoves and gas barbecues. 

 Look out for these signs.



Please note: The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area and the Vale of Belvoir Conservation Area are fuel stove only areas at all times of the year.


Last reviewed 9/2/2024 02:11 PM


Caravan/Campervan    Tent   
Fees:

​These campgrounds are free for visitors.

Bookings:

​No bookings are required.

About

​​The Bay of Fires Conservation Area is a popular location for seasonal visitors and locals alike. The stretch of coastal locations offer basic facilities in stunning, beachside campgrounds. Some of the more elevated sites offer the protection of coastal vegetation with views of the shoreline. 

Camping is permitted only in designated campgrounds.​

Northern se​​​ction​

Th​​​e northern section of the Bay of Fires Conservation Area – Policemans Point campground is located south of Anson Bay. The campground has numerous campsites nestled among trees with views of the Ansons Bay river mouth. It is not possible to cross the outlet of Ansons Bay.

South​​ern section

The southern section of the Bay of Fires Conservation Area is located north of Binalong Bay up to The Gardens. Popular campgrounds such as Grants Lagoon, Jeanneret, Swimcart, Cosy South, Cosy North, Seatons Cove and Sloop Reef can be found there.

Facilities at the campsites include:

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​Hybrid toilets

Pit toilets​
​Tents
Caravans (small)​Caravans​ (long)
​Campervans
​Policemans Point
​Y
Y​Y​​Y
​Y
​Grants Lagoon
​Y
​Y
Y
​Y
​Y
​Jeanneret Beach
​Y

​Y
Y​
​Y
​Swimcart Beach
​Y
​Y
​Y
Y
​Y
Y
​Cosy Corner (South)
Y​Y
​Y
Y​​Y
​Y​
​Cosy Corner (North)
Y​​Y
Y​Y​​Y
​Seatons Cove
Y​​Y
Y​
​Sloop Reef
​Y
Y​Y​


There are no toilet facilities at the Taylors Beach​ day use areas.