Calliope River Rest Area

Calliope River Rest Area

Calliope River Rest Area is a large free camp area located well off the Bruce Highway 7km north of Calliope. If you turn off 2 km south of the river you can get over to the other side. Access to Calliope River Rest Area is from either side of the river. The turn off 4km [...]

Updated: September 18, 2012 by admin

Carmila Beach Rest Area

Carmila Beach Rest Area

Carmila Beach Camping Rest Area is located 6km East of Carmila, just turn off the highway at the service station and follow the road down to the end and turn right.  The last 300mts of track can be quite sandy and narrow so approach with caution, or better still walk the track first. Carmila Beach [...]

Updated: September 18, 2012 by admin

Boulders Rest Area

Boulders Rest Area

Boulders Rest Area is located on Boulders Rd beside a creek 7 km west of Babinda, with signposted access off the Bruce Hwy. There are 10 sites with a maximum of 5 people per site. Boulders Rest Area has well maintained walks along the river, marked swimming area, picnic area and toilets in nearby National [...]

Updated: September 18, 2012 by admin

Babinda Rest Area

Babinda Rest Area

Babinda Rest Area is just 10 minutes’ walk to town, with toilet and cold shower amenities. With good shade, clean facilities and a dump point at Babinda Rest Area you can be assured that the area fills fast. The turn-off to the Babinda Rest Area is opposite the main street into Babinda. Babinda Free Camp [...]

Updated: September 18, 2012 by admin

Ned’s Campground

Ned's Campground

Ned’s Campground campground is located approximately 48km from Exmouth, 4km from the Milyering Visitor Centre and 17km from Turquoise Bay. Access is possible with 2WD and 4WD vehicles. There are limited sites available at Ned’s Campground and the sites are allocated on a first come first serve basis at 8am each morning directly from the ranger [...]

Updated: September 18, 2012 by admin

Longreach Water Reserve

Longreach Water Reserve

Longreach Water Reserve is a popular free camp on the banks of the Thomson River, just off the Winton Rd about 5km West  from Longreach. Near the free camping area turnoff is a Blue rest area sign. Longreach Water Reserve shares an area with a public motocross track so depending on the activities, noise and dust [...]

Updated: September 18, 2012 by admin

Des Streckfuss Rest Area

Des Streckfuss Rest Area

Des Streckfuss Rest Area can be found just off the Marble Bar Road 129k from Port Hedland. Between Port Hedland and Marble Bar; 74 kilometres from Marble Bar and 79 kilometres from the Great Northern Highway junction. Des Streckfuss Rest Area is well off the main road although some road train noise can be heard at [...]

Updated: November 30, 2012 by admin

Mother of Ducks

Mother of Ducks Free Camp Guyra

Mother of Ducks is a smallish free camping area located on the edge of a lagoon and the Guyra golf course. With a pleasant outlook, Mother of Ducks is just a short distance from town, making it an easy walk to top up your supplies. Room here for only a handful of rigs so parking [...]

Updated: October 2, 2012 by admin

Hull Heads Recreational Area

Hull Heads Recreational Area

Hull Heads Recreational Area is located in a quiet area 20km South East of Tully. Turn off the main road and drive through the cane fields and arrive at the camp area on the mouth of the river.Dunk and Bedarra Islands can be seen not far offshore. The camp area at Hull Heads is run [...]

Updated: September 18, 2012 by admin

Gumma Reserve

Gumma Reserve Free Camping

Gumma Reserve is a delightful hideaway just east of Macksville on the banks of Warrell Creek ( more a river than a creek)! It is ideally suited to self contained travelers as the only facilities provided are flushing toilets, garbage collection, boat ramp, BBQ and picnic tables. Some limited drinking water is also available but [...]

Updated: September 18, 2012 by admin