Travelling in a caravan, camper trailer or motorhome? Park and stay at Caboolture Showgrounds, one of several dog-friendly camping areas near Brisbane. Minutes from the town centre, local train station and the weekly Sunday markets, Caboolture Showgrounds is a great place for a family looking to spend a few days exploring the northern reaches of the Moreton Bay Region.
Just 50 minutes from the heart of Brisbane and a quick 5-minute drive to the town centre, Caboolture Showgrounds welcomes all caravans and camper trailers. This convenient location has proven popular for family of locals or tourists hoping to explore the Moreton Bay Region hinterland. Surrounding attractions include local restaurants, weekly Sunday market, a historical village and museums, as well as a short drive to Bribie Island for those who like surf, swim or fish.
Caravan and camping prices for the Caboolture Showgrounds are set by powered and unpowered rates. An unpowered site is $15 per night or $75 per week with no tents allowed. For a powered site, it is $25 per night or $150 per week.
A few simple rules must be obliged during your stay:
In June of each year, the Caboolture Showgrounds is transformed into a wonderland of family-fun entertainment and a world of food for the carnival-inspired Caboolture Show. Organised and held thanks to the wonderful team at the Caboolture Show Society since 1927, this 3-day event has long been a staple of the Caboolture community.
Offering locals and visitors to the Moreton Bay Region an opportunity to experience a weekend of family fun entertainment such as the classic Side Show Alley, Rodeo, Fireworks and Motorbike Stunt Show, you just can’t leave without a showground to remember your visit.
A fantastic family-orientated event celebrating creative minds, Aussie vehicles and all things country, the Caboolture Show encourages you to round up your family and bring your friends along too for a great day out in the Moreton Bay Region hinterland near Brisbane.
Every Sunday over 500 market stalls line the showgrounds near Brisbane with a range of food, knick-knacks, handmade gifts, plants and art for your perusal.
You can eat and drink your way through different cuisines and cultures – there's sure to be something to delight your tastebuds – or you can pick your own fresh and local produce, poultry, meat and seafood to take home and whip up yourself.
Well-known for second-hand good and treasures, you might just find some art, spare parts, toys, books and jewellery among the hidden gems of the Caboolture Showgrounds. If you’ve bought the kids along, the pony rides, merry-go-rounds, jumping castles and other activities will keep them entertained while you find what you’re looking for.
Alternatively, you can purchase chickens, duck, turkeys and other poultry at the animal nursery or bring home a new pet such as a goldfish or a bird. Various other livestock vendors will also have a good range of stock available such as accessories, food and toys.
Markets are open 5:30 am – 11:30 am except from June to August when the hours are 6:00 am – 12 noon.
For dog-friendly camping near Brisbane head to the Caboolture Showgrounds.
Caboolture Showgrounds, Beerburrum Rd, Caboolture, Queensland
Public holidays may vary