Red Rock, Byfield State Forest, is a grassed area set among pine plantation. This is the only PET FRIENDLY camp ground in the forest. Riding and biking are permitted in the forest so Red rock is the perfect base camp for such activities.
There is a creek nearby, however it is considered saltwater crocodile habitat, so swimming would be ill advised. Insect repellent is a must.
For more information click on Key Features above.
Cost: $5.60 per person per night or $22.40 per family group per night. For bookings visit www.nprsr.qld.gov.au or phone: 13 74 68
Getting there: From Yeppoon take Yeppoon-Byfield Rd,at about 10km this becomes Farnborough Rd at the round about at Farnborough, continue straight about another 10km until you reach the t intersection take the right into Byfield Rd and follow about 10km out to the signposted campsite.
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