Tennyson Site


The Tennyson Site is an open wide expanse owned by the Scouts Assosciation. It is a highly regarded space regularly used by Scouts across our Region, and can be used for camping, cooking, archery, special functions, or as a communal space to gather.

The Pamphlett-Tennyson Sea Scout camping ground is located at the Tennyson site at 55 Vivian St, Tennyson, Queensland.


The main den provides floor space for mattresses

Kitchen – refrigerator, freezer, toaster, jug and stove

BBQ is available on request

Hot showers

Camp fire circle suitable for camp cooking and sing-a-longs. (Bring your own fire wood)

Camp ground is fully grassed and dotted with shady trees and surrounded by a low log barrier

Safe zone for kids to camp and play

TV, white board, and projector screen is available in the den

Pontoon and jetty access

Equipment hire available – canoes and kayaks, tables and chairs

Who can use our facilities?

Pamphlett-Tennyson Sea Scout Group camping ground is available for hire to groups, organisations and individuals whose activities the Scout Association feels are compatible with the principles of the Association and which benefit the community generally. For example: scouts, guides, schools and families.

The proceeds from the hire of the camping ground help us pay and maintain the scouting facilities, boats, canoes, equipment etc which are available to the members of the Pamphlett-Tennyson Sea Scout Group.

Fees and bookings

Fees and bookings fees are low and budget orientated and will assist any group or school in keeping costs down. When you make your booking a registration form will then be sent to you which, should be returned within a two week period. The bond should be included in this. The booking will be confirmed when this bond and registration is received.

A bond is required when confirming a booking. This will be returned after your visit. Group Cheques are preferred.

Event Types:
Party & Occasion
Social & Community
Religion & Faith
Sport & Exercise
Corporate & Work
Retreat & Adventure
Pop Up & Performance
Film & Photoshoot
About the organisation:
Pamphlett-Tennyson Sea Scout Group merged in 2012 and manages the Site.
How many standing guests can the space hold ?
Area of the Space in Square Metres (eg 45)
No Kitchen
Domestic Kitchen
Commercial Kitchen
Kitchen features:
Camp kitchen: stone table, sink, campfire cooking, soon to be pizza oven
No Bathrooms
Unisex Bathrooms
Male/Female Bathrooms
Accessible Bathrooms
Bathroom features:
Bathroom Portable Block
Onsite Parking
Street Parking
Parking Station
Bus Route
Train Route
Ferry Route
Transport features:
Limited on site parking, BCC Bus Route 104 and 105 pass on the main road 400m walk
Interiors & Furnishings:
Paved/Timber ( Hard surface )
Grass ( Soft surface )
Not Covered
Outdoor features:
Paved camp kitchen, wide grassy space
What type of events cannot be held ?:
Any event with alcohol
18th & 21st Birthday Party
All events acceptable