Where to Dip Your Toes into Summer Water Fun around Stanthorpe
There has been beautiful rains through 2021, leaving dams full and ready for a summer of water fun!
Water Fun at Foxbar Falls Campground
This is one of the newest spots to camp around Stanthorpe – perfect summer days on the lake and cool nights by the campfire.
Take a dip in the lake, go hiking on the property, cycling and relax by a campfire. Swimming and non-motorised on-water activities such as kayaking and stand up paddleboards will be all the go at Foxbar Falls Campground this summer!
Swag campers to big rig operators are catered for here. There are hot showers and toilets, and each site has its own fire pit.
Girraween Environmental Lodge with Hiking and Water Fun
Kayaks will be the way to go and swim at the end of a summer hike just perfect! Girraween Environmental Lodge is best known its luxury cabins on the doorstep of Girraween National Park, but in summer there’s so much more to love.
The swimming pool is incredible (see the pic below) and kayaks are provided for fun on the dam.
Sommerville Valley by Storm King Dam
Whether you’re camping, looking for a budget cabin or even a resort stay, Sommerville Valley surprisingly caters to all the options and it’s all by the waters edge of Storm King Dam. Go for a swim, bring your gear to go paddling or even your boat – there is a boat ramp nearby.
Note: the Sommerville Valley pool is in the ‘resort section’ for resort guests.
Country Style Caravan Park by the Creekside
Dip your toes in, jumping for a little splash and spend hours exploring by the creekside all summer long when you stay at Country Style Caravan Park. Located between Stanthorpe and Ballandean, with the closest winery literally just across the road, this spot has a bit of everything!