Boynedale Bush Camp, Lake Awoonga is a large basic bush camp with shaded areas and basic facilities such as toilet facilities, shelters and fire-circles.
The lake provides good sailing, fishing and boating. Depending on changing water levels, the launching of small watercraft may be possible close to the campground. Barramundi and redclaw are popular. There's also a lookout nearby which provides great views of Lake Awoonga and Castletower National Park.
No booking is required and sites are on a "first-come, first-served" basis. The Lake is a wildlife sanctuary, and visitors are discouraged from bringing pets. Small dogs may be allowed but must be kept strictly under control at all times.
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Cost: FREE | No bookings required | For further information visit: www.gawb.qld.gov.au/boynedale-bush-camp
Getting there: From the town of Calliope take Dawson Hwy/State Route 60 west 3.9 km. Then turn left onto Gladstone Monto Rd and follow 26km. Then turn left onto Bush Camp Rd and follow out to campground 2km.
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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.
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