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Camp Quaranup provides the perfect launch-pad for regional excursions in the Great Southern in unique heritage accommodation.

On the water - canoeing at camp quaranup

Heritage accommodation

Built in 1875 as a working quarantine station, Camp Quaranup provides a unique opportunity to stay in heritage accommodation for up to 158 people.

A natural setting

Camp Quaranup is in a Class A nature reserve on the Princess Royal Harbour, with panoramic views across to Albany. The natural coastal bushland and the pristine beach environment present a fantastic venue for recreation activities, of which the camp offers a wide range including canoeing, raft making, archery, bush walking, rogaining and team games.

The camp is an ideal launch-pad for groups exploring the natural wonders of the Torndirrup National Park and the wider Great Southern region.

The camp is the perfect venue for conferences, workshops, professional development days, dinners, sporting presentations and reunions. The numerous buildings with open spaces make Camp Quaranup a great venue for music, drama, study groups, workshops, weddings and conferences.

The unique surroundings and panoramic views will ensure that everyone feels a sense of peace and tranquillity.


Launch-pad for the Great Southern

The experience

The camp is more than a physical site available for group bookings – it is a special place where people of all ages can participate in unique activities in a natural environment.

Camp Quaranup provides the perfect launch-pad for school groups exploring the natural wonders of Torndirrup National Park and a range of regional-based excursions as well as the friendly hospitality of the team at Camp Quaranup. 

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The location

Camp Quaranup is located 20 minutes South of Albany in the Great Southern region of WA. It is an easy journey for Albany-based guests and a great base for regional, interstate or overseas guests.     


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Accommodation is mostly dormitory style. There are two separate buildings which are ideal for groups or families looking to restore their connection to nature and a simpler life.

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Camp Quaranup main dorms


Catering is available at Camp Quaranup for all groups staying in the main dormitories, provided by our qualified chef. View our current school and community menu and pricing below.

Contact the camp directly on 08 9844 4087 or via email and they will be happy to tailor a package to meet your group's needs.

Self-catering is available for guests staying in the Nurses Quarters and Isolation Hospital.

Activities and programs

We offer a range of adventure programs. Some may be seasonal or to compliment holiday programs.

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Canoeing instruction at Camp Quaranup


The camp has a number of facilities to enhance your experience.

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Camp Quaranup dining room

Weddings and functions

This private venue is the perfect location for your wedding or special function.

With stunning views of Princess Royal Harbour across to the city of Albany, the camp is perfect for weddings, engagement parties, anniversaries, birthday parties, sporting presentations, reunions and Christmas functions.

More information about weddings and functions at Camp Quaranup.

Newly wed couple

Camp staff

Camp Quaranup is administered through the Sport and Recreation (WA). The camp management team consists of:

Ian Sprigg
Manager, Quaranup
Telephone 08 9892 0121
Emergencies or urgent matters only 0407 029 343
Email Ian Sprigg

Paul Bloffwitch
Assistant Manager
Telephone 08 9892 0122
Email Paul Bloffwitch

Scott Bradshaw
Program Coordinator
Telephone 08 9892 0123
Email Scott Bradshaw

Department of Education guidelines

The adventure recreation programs at Camp Quaranup meet or exceed the Department of Education's (DoE) Guidelines for Outdoor Education and Recreation Activities. In consideration of specific environments at the site, variations from the department's guidelines exist to increase safety.

More information

Camp Quaranup

Quaranup Road, Vancouver Peninsular, WA 6330
PO Box L30, Little Grove WA 6331
Telephone 08 9844 4087
Facebook @campquaranup
Email Camp Quaranup

Emergencies or urgent matters only
Mobile 0407 029 343

Camps bookings office

246 Vincent Street, Leederville WA 6007
PO Box 8349 Perth Business Centre WA 6849
Telephone 08 9492 9999
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