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Camping Locations


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GPS when available DMS

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Mt Cotton, So Brisbane.  At the home of the Maxtrax co-creator. 

Tingalpa Reservoir and Koala Reserve, So. Brisbane. 

Glasshouse Mountains NP, camp at trail head near picnic area, free camp

Tewantin, parking area of the Queensland EPA office, free camp

Great Sandy NP, Harry's Hut 

Great Sandy, Kings Bore Rd,

Inskip Point,

Fraser Island, Wahba Beach camping area, Gabala Beach camping area and Central Station Campground 

Biggenden, free camp on small lake approx 10K east of town.

Monto, free camp next to town football grounds

Rolleston, free camp at long term truck parking next to the airport.

Carnarvon NP, free camp at entrance into the Gorges Section of the NP 

Sapphire, free camp at Lions Park camp.

Graves Hills fossicking area outside of Sapphire, free camp

Emerald, free camp outside Botanical gardens at McIndoe Park football grounds

Marian, caravan park

Eungella NP, free camp

Airlie Beach, free camp outside of EPA office

Townsville, free camp approx 20k so of town at CalTex Roadhouse at Alligator Creek.

Rollingstone Park, free camp, Rollingston near Thuringowa.

Hull Heads Rec area, Tully

Wooroonooran NP, 25km east of Millaa Millaa, 

Rocky Creek War Memorial Park, north of Atherton, gold coin donation 

Granite Gorge Nature Park, near Mareeba, 

Big 4 Holiday Park, Port Douglas Glengarry, (free wifi)

Mossman Gorge NP, Mossman, free camp

Cape Tribulation, Bloomfield Track, XXX Creek crossing, free camp, 

Cooktown, Annan River, free camp 

Coen, The Bend, free camp 

Mary Valley Station

Moreton Telegraph Station, rest area, free camp 

Jardine River Ferry camp 

Weipa, The Camping Ground

Wolverton Stn Pond, free camp 

Musgrave Roadhouse 

Mt Molloy Rest Area, free camp

Routh Stn road, east of Georgetown, free camp 

Norman River rest area, free camp 

Karumba, on beach north of airport, free camp
S 17 26 39.5 E 140 50 19.9

Burke & Wills Roadhouse, truck parking 30km north, free 
S 18 59 12.7  E 140 26 16.0                                   

Gregory Downs, water crossing camp, free 
S 18 38 43.3  E 139 15 05.2

Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park

Camooweal, Rest area 70km east, free
S 20 03 56.8  E 138 45 35.7

Tennant Creek, free                        
Hills off the road to Warrego Mine
S 19 36 36,5  E 134 11 06.9
The Pebbles                                    
S 19 31 58.1  E 134 10 48.1

Dunmarra Roadhouse        

Elsey Nat'l Park, 12 Mile camp (Mataranka)

Rest Area, 51k S of Katherine, free (twice NB and SB)
S 14 38 41.3  E 132 37 54.7

Nitmiluk Nat'l Park,
Katherine Gorge and Edith Falls    

Kakadu Nat'l Park,
Gunlom Falls, Jim Jim Billabong, Merl Campground, Aurora Kakadu campground   

Oasis Tourist Park (Howard Springs), Shady Glen Park, (Winnelli - bad choice right under the airport runway)

Litchfield Nat'l Park, Wangi Falls Camp

Katherine, Riverside Resort (wifi)

Rest Area, Mataranka South
S 15 14 11.6  E 133 06 54.2

Renner Springs

Rest Area, 50km So of Wycliff Well
S 21 14 50.0  E 134 06 55.4


Locations and photos will be posted as the expedition progresses.



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