Welcoming pets of all shapes and sizes, Running Creek Parklands is a dog-friendly camping area near Brisbane. With several campsites available, animal feeding sessions and generator use allowed, Running Creek Parklands is the perfect place to stop and stay in the Moreton Bay Region.
Dogs are the main camping companion, however, the team at Running Creek have seen some pretty amazing and unusual pets, so if you’d like to bring your pet along, but it’s not a canine, just email or call and they’ll let you know of any special requirements necessary.
Under Moreton Bay Regional Council law, all pets are to be contained or on a lead at all times, but there are spaces available to let them off-leash for a game of fetch – just ask the team where to go!
Horses are NOT permitted inside the parklands and please ensure your pet is tick protected.
A family-friendly camping area in north Brisbane, Running Creek Parklands offer a stable yard feeding session from 9:30 am – 10:30 am every Saturday. These animals are rescues, re-homed at the Running Creek Parklands. Animals include goats, pigs, cows, sheep and chickens. Feeding sessions may include bottle feeding calves and hand-feeding a pet or two.
Children are also free to ride bikes, fly kites and play as many games in the grounds as they like, however, they are not permitted to visit the stable yards or the showers without adult supervision. Running Creek also advises that children be supervised if riding their bike along the track. The waterway is a great place to take a dip or take a paddle, however, after heavy rain, extra precautions are recommended.
Generators are permitted during certain hours only: 8:00 am – 10:00 pm and 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm ONLY.
Running Creek Parklands is a full-service camping area, allowing fire (unless during a fire ban), generators, and pets. Facilities include:
Running Creek Parklands does NOT currently have a dump point – the closest is Woodford Showgrounds. To reduce environmental footprints, Running Creek Parklands encourages visitors to bring their own facilities. Please bring your own water as there are no taps on site.
Overnight rates are as follows:
Running Creek Parklands, Nonmus Rd, Stanmore QLD 4514
0405 930 702
Public holidays may vary
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Please do the right thing and follow the directions of the Queensland Government.
From 15 May 2020 - you may travel a maximum of 150km from your home for non-contact activity such as exploring national parks, hiking, visiting dog parks, dining-in at restaurants (10 patrons at a time) and more.