Newell Beach Caravan Park and Holiday Units is located 8km from Mossman, 16km from Port Douglas and only one hours drive north of Cairns and sits like a jewel in the heart of Douglas Shire and the Daintree.
A quick walk across the road from the Caravan Park will have you on the beach at Newell. We are the only park near the beach that is truly dog friendly, with 2km of beach available to excercise your dog.
Newell Beach is only 15 minutes away from such famous places as Port Douglas, the crystal clear rock pools of Mossman Gorge National Park, the Daintree Village and Rainforest, and the mighty Daintree River, home to the estuarine crocodile and giant barramundi.
Newell Beach Caravan Park accommodation includes 30 shaded Powered Sites, most having a concrete block, as well as 5 fully self-contained Air-conditioned Units with linen provided to main bed,
Our facilities include excellent TV and mobile phone reception, salt-water swimming pool, communal BBQ area with TV, free book exchange and a modern amenities block with laundry.
Newell Beach Caravan Park is ideal for the recreational fisherman. We are situated between two major rivers, the Mossman River to the south and the Saltwater River to the north. Both areas provide boat ramps if needed, or head down to the beach and fish from the shore.
Dont forget to bring your pets along too as we are not only people friendly but pet friendly as well. After all, they are part of your family and they enjoy holidays too!
Mossman things to see and do while staying with us include:
Swimming, Boating and other watersports
Kuranda Skyrail and Train Ride
Hartleys Creek Crocodile Adventures
Eat Barramundi at The Daintree Village
Cruise-Dive-Snorkel The Great Barrier Reef,
Charter boat for a great days fishing
Visit Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery
Kuku Yalanji Cultural Habitat Tour
Australian Muster Experience
Daintree River fishing and photography tours
Daintree Birdwatching tours
Daintree Mangroves Wildlife Sanctuary
Karnak Playhouse and Rainforest Sanctuary
Visit nearby Mossman for shopping, restaurants etc.
We can arrange your bookings and tours free of charge to visit The Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation, feed the birds and animals at the Rainforest Habitat, smile at the crocodiles of Hartleys Creek Adventures, eat Barramundi at The Daintree Village, cruise-dive-snorkel The Great Barrier Reef, or take a charter boat for a great days fishing on the Daintree River or out to The Reef.
- Playground: No
- Environment: Coastal/Beach
- Powered Site: Available
- Washing Facilities: Available
- BBQ Facilities: Available
- Pool: Available
- Spa: Not Available
- Kitchen: Not Available
- Pet Friendly: Yes
- WiFi: Not Available
- Shop/ Kiosk: Not Available
- Games Room: Not Available
- Toilet Facilities: Available
- Shower Facilities: Available
Salt water Pool
BBQ area with TV
Free book exchange
Modern amenities block with laundry
Excellent mobile phone coverage
Boat ramps nearby
Close to shops and attractions
Bait & Ice
Short 80m Walk From Beach
About the park’s location
Newell Beach Caravan Park and Holiday Units is located only one hour’s drive north of Cairns and sits like a jewel in the heart of Douglas Shire and the Daintree. A quick walk across the road from the Caravan Park will have you on the beach at Newell.
Newell Beach looks out onto the Coral Sea and the laid back style of the tourist holiday village of Port Douglas and Island Point. You can also see Low Isles and its lighthouse, which shines like a gem in the sea. Off to the north you can see Snapper Island, a fisherman’s playground just off Cape Kimberly and the mouth of the mighty Daintree River.
Newell Beach is only 15 minutes away from such famous places as Port Douglas, the crystal clear rock pools of Mossman Gorge National Park, the Daintree Village and Rainforest, and the mighty Daintree River, home to the estuarine crocodile and giant barramundi. Avid bird watchers will find plenty of avians inhabiting the nearby Mossman River region and surrounding areas.
All roads from Newell Beach lead to great destinations.
You can head north to see the Daintree, Cape Tribulation, Bloomfield, Cooktown, & Cape York. Head west and you’ll reach Mareeba, Atherton Tablelands, Chillago, Undara lava tubes, Normanton & Karumba. Go down south to see Kuranda, Cairns, Innisfail, Mission Beach, Dunk Island, Cardwell, Hinchinbrook Island, and Townsville or you can book onto one of the many boat tours to take you out east where you can see the amazing wonders of the Great Barrier Reef.
Newell Beach is only 8km north of the township of Mossman which has a large supermarket, chemists, medical clinics, hospital, various shops, the Bowls Club, and Sugar Mill. Just outside of Newell Beach is the Mossman Golf Course.