Park Rules

After Hours

For after-hours support, please call 07 3559 2001. For any emergencies, please call 000.


Guests and other occupants of the Park are to treat each other with respect at all times. Behaviour that is objectionable such as drunkenness, bullying, interferes with the reasonable peace, comfort and privacy of others and/or causes serious nuisance will not be tolerated. 

Anyone that has harassed, intimidated, verbally abused and/or displayed disruptive behaviour that puts others at risk will result in the involvement of the QPS and immediate eviction from the Park.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Guests are able to cancel their booking at any time. For cancellations with at least 48 hours notice, an option of a full refund or credit on the guest account can be offered. For cancellations with less than 48 hours notice, a credit on the guest account can be offered. No refund will be offered to early departures. Instead, a credit on the guest account will be offered. 

Certain refunds will require management approval for special circumstances, which may take up to 72 hours. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Check-in and Check-out


Check-in: 1400h 

Check-out: 1000h


Check-in: 1100h 

Check-out: 1000h

Late check-in can be arranged with the 1E team upon booking or prior to arrival.


Children must be supervised by a parent/guardian at all times. 

Dump Point

There is no dump point on the Park premises. The closest dump point is located in Innisfail, opposite the Barrier Reef Motel along the A1 Highway.


Laundry is available for all guests. To access, guests are to ask for the laundry key at the reception office. 


Everyone is entitled to quiet enjoyment of the Park. For the comfort and convenience of all guests, noise must be kept to a minimum at all times and must not cause a nuisance to other guests. Noise curfew is from 10.00 pm to 7.00 am.

Open Fires

Open Fires are not permitted at all times in the park and in the beach area.


No pets are allowed within the Park or the surrounding areas.

Power Box

Each powered site has an allocated power box. Guests are not to connect their lead to an alternate power source without approval from 1E.

Site Allocation

Sites are allocated according to availability and are determined by the size of the setup given to 1E team by the guest at the time of booking.
Site numbers are not guaranteed and 1E may change allocation without prior notice.

Site Fees

Site fees are reviewed yearly and are subject to change without notice.

Site Occupation

The following guidelines are to be adhered to as part of the stay at the Park:

  • A maximum of five (5) people only are allowed per powered site or campsite.

  • Only one (1) setup is permitted per site. For example: one tent or one caravan or one motorhome per site only. 

  • Sites must be kept clean and tidy. 

  • Guests are not permitted to dig a hole or a trench.


Smoking is not permitted in any of the Park amenities at all times.


The speed limit within the grounds of the Park is 8 kph (walking pace). All traffic signs and directions must be adhered to.


As part of their stay, guests are only allowed one vehicle per site. Guests are required to park their vehicles within their allocated site only. Extra vehicles must be parked on other allocated car parking spaces or outside of the confines of the  Park. Unregistered or unroadworthy vehicles are not permitted. 


Etty Bay is home to the southern cassowary and other wildlife. For the safety of the guests and the wildlife, feeding and getting in close contact with them is not permitted at all times. Children must be supervised at all times when viewing the cassowary and other wildlife.


If there are any issues that require attention, please see the 1E team. By making a booking and staying at Etty Bay Cabins & Caravan Park, you agree to comply with the Park Rules.

We hope you enjoy your stay with us!


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