Heifer Creek, Eastern Darling Downs/Lockyer Valley is half way up the range between Gatton in the Lockyer Valley and Clifton on the Darling Downs. It is a shaded camp ground/rest area on the bend of the creek. The site has basic facilities like drop toilets, picnic tables and wood BBQ's.
Weather permiting you could take a drip in the creek or just site back under the giant gums and take in the surrounding Valley. A good stop for trailers and vans making their way up the range.
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Getting there: From the town of Gatton take Gatton-Helidon Rd South west. Take a left onto Gatton-Clifton Rd and follow about 25km ot to site.
From Toowoomba you can take the New England Hwy about 30km south. Then take a left onto Greenmount-Hurstville Rd and follow it out to Gatton-Clifton Rd. Take a left onto this road and follow it out to site.
Site is well signed and is basically the only place you can pull over on the Gatton Clifton Rd.
Platypus Bush Camp, Finch Hatton
Mackay Hinterland, QLD
Platypus Bush Camp, Finch Hatton Gorge, in the Mackay Hinterland is set on 20 acres of lowland rainforest bordering Eungella National Park.
See the site right here