All Over Australia

:2014-09-29 10:23:24

After our Shakedown trip we decided to do a Northern loop as we had to be back in Brisbane again mid year; this time starting via Kenilworth in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, meandering via Inskip Point and Biggenden to Hervey Bay and return via an inland loop including the Bunya Mountains.

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  • Distance Instructions
  • Distance 1,116.25 km
  • Time 17 h 11 min
  • Speed 75.3 km/h
  • Min altitude 3 m
  • Peak 1067 m
  • Climb 4727 m
  • Descent 4727 m

1. Ipswich Showgrounds

Altitude: 39 m
Address: 81 Salisbury Rd, Ipswich QLD 4305, Australia

The starting and finishing point.

2. Kenilworth Showground

Altitude: 95 m
Address: 7 Maleny Kenilworth Rd, Kenilworth QLD 4574, Australia

A great Showground for camping, lots of space and good amenities.  We arrived before Easter and despite being booked found us some space to stay on over the weekend.

3. SS Dorrigo Campground

Altitude: 7 m
Address: S.S. Dorrigo camping area, Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area, Inskip Ave, Inskip QLD 4581, Australia

One of several campgrounds at Inskip Point and one of the two most suitable for caravans

4. Tin Can Bay Tourist Park

Altitude: 7 m
Address: 54-74 Trevally St, Tin Can Bay QLD 4580, Australia

Our first Caravan Park stay since leaving Laidley, reasonably roomy sites and a short walk to the bay although a little further from the town vcentre

5. Glastonbury Creek

Altitude: 60 m
Address: Track, Bells Bridge QLD 4570, Australia

Our first Forestry campground, lots of space and creek water available via taps as well, hybrid drop toilet.

6. Chatsworth Rest Area

Altitude: 70 m
Address: 564 A1, Chatsworth QLD 4570, Australia

A Rest Area with a laid out bay for a half dozen vans as well as kerbside spaces, toilets and parkland adjacent.

7. Bauple RV Stop

Altitude: 76 m
Address: 20 Main St, Bauple QLD 4650, Australia

A small drive through bay in the centre of the village; at this time was an overnight only but since extended to 48 hours. Toilets in walking distance.

8. Mountain View Caravan Park

Altitude: 131 m
Address: 1 Windsor St, Biggenden QLD 4621, Australia

Very spacious park, Council owned with a resident manager; great place to explore the area.

9. Wongi Waterhole

Altitude: 37 m
Address: Kullogum Forestry Rd, Duckinwilla QLD 4650, Australia

Another Forestry camp, lots of room but also a lot of shade, toilets and cold showers.

10. Windmill Caravan Park

Altitude: 5 m
Address: 29 Elizabeth St, Urangan QLD 4655, Australia

A squeezy spot with limited sites but dog friendly which not many here are.  Short walk to urangan Pier and beach.

11. Tiaro RV Stop

Altitude: 37 m
Address: 6 Inman St, Tiaro QLD 4650, Australia

A grassy corner block with toilets and showers close by, walk to shops and main road.

12. Kilkivan Bush Camp

Altitude: 133 m
Address: Rossmore Park, 577 Rossmore Rd, Kilkivan QLD 4600, Australia

Very spacious bush camping with all amenities and friendly owners.

13. Kinbombi Falls

Altitude: 299 m
Address: Kinbombi Falls, Kinbombi Rd, Kinbombi QLD 4601, Australia

A pleasant spot which also is the car park for the falls but grass and shade as well.

14. Murgon RV Stop

Altitude: 304 m
Address: 3 Krebs St, Murgon QLD 4605, Australia

This was a Caravan Park but closed down by Council just the week before we arrived.  Power from sites disconnected but water and toilet block still available, limited stay.

15. Kingaroy Showgrounds

Altitude: 426 m
Address: 41 Avoca St, Kingaroy QLD 4610, Australia

Large showground camping area with old but clean amenities.

16. Bushland Park

Altitude: 759 m
Address: Bunya Mountains Rd, Moola QLD 4403, Australia

A caravan park in the trees; shady sites, all amenities and a short drive to the National Park

17. Yamsion Rest Area

Altitude: 504 m
Address: Bunya Mountains Rd, Moola QLD 4403, Australia

Grassy Rest Area alongside a creek just at the foot of the Bunya Mountains, old single toilet.

18. Goombungee Showgrounds

Altitude: 499 m
Address: 5 Lau St, Goombungee QLD 4354, Australia

Lots of room here, no onsite caretaker, standard amenities.

19. Ipswich Showgrounds

Altitude: 41 m
Address: 81 Warwick Rd, Ipswich QLD 4305, Australia

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