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Best Caravan Parks in Outback Queensland

on 09 November 2021 in Travel & Lifestyle

Renowned for its spectacular Outback landscape, Queensland will often find its place in the bucket list of many adventurers. Wide open spaces, iconic red dirt, and an endless list of amazing attractions to be seen, a journey here is often eye opening and life changing.

Home to breathtaking gorges, historic dinosaur trails, the Qantas Founders museum, the Big Red Bash in the Outback, the natural sciences loop, the Mount Isa mines, and so much more, there’s something for every traveller no matter how old you may be. 

The great thing about travelling to Outback Queensland today is the well maintained highways and mostly sealed roads that connect to towns, making travelling the area a lot easier than you may anticipate.

With plenty of caravan parks scattered across Outback Queensland, each offer a range of accommodation filled with facilities that will not leave you hanging dry. Staff are often very knowledgeable about the area and can help point you in the right direction for your next discovery. They can also give you insights into road conditions and expectations on where you are headed.

Without further ado, here are the best caravan parks in Outback Queensland that offer more than just a place to stay.

Mount Isa Caravan Park and Tourist Village

Nestled in Outback Queensland’s North-West region, the Mount Isa Caravan Park and Tourist Village is located at the heart of this mining town.

Exploring the region is easy when being this close to all major attractions, Mount Isa has to offer. From the natural landscapes to easy access to delicious foods and local entertainment. 

Mount Isa is known to be the top destination for hiking, watersports, and local wildlife in the region. With some of the country’s most beautiful natural landscapes, a strategic location to call home will help your exploration and adventures be that much more exciting.

Located only 2 kilometres from the Mount Isa city centre, the Mount Isa Caravan Park and Tourist Village, there are a range of accommodation options depending on your needs and entourage. It’s also only 1.5 kilometres away from Outback at Isa, which is where you’ll find the Mount Isa visitor information centre, the Hard Times Mine tour, the Riversleigh Fossil Centre, the Mount Isa Regional Art Gallery; the Isa Experience and Outback Park, the Mount Isa a fish Hatchery Project, and the yummy Outback Cafe. 

From drive through powered sites to camping sites and self-contained units, you’ll also find bigger accommodation options including family units, deluxe villas, studio rooms, villas and budget cabins. The caravan park is set on a wide expanse with plenty of grassy areas, shady trees followed by full equipment including a large swimming pool, children’s playground and facilities such as a camp kitchen, laundry facilities, and a dump point. 

Experience the best Mount Isa accommodation 

If you’re looking to take a break from your caravan adventures in Outback Queensland, there’s no better place to do it than in the heart of Mount Isa.

And what better way to enjoy yourself than to stay at one of Mount Isa’s favourite establishments, the Isa Hotel. With a wide range of rooms that will leave you feeling relaxed and refreshed, jumping back into action for your Outback Queensland caravan adventure will come easy after a rest at the Redearth Hotel.

Not to mention the exceptional Rodeo Bar & Grill Steakhouse just below, featuring the best of Mount Isa dining. An ambience that offers comfort and excitement followed by first class dining and exceptional waitstaff to tend to your every need, a dining experience at the Rodeo Bar & Grill Steakhouse mustn’t be missed when in Mount Isa.

Winton Wanderers Caravan Park

Offering a good range of facilities close to Winton, home of dinosaur exploration, the Winton Wanderers Caravan Park is the place to be when in the area. 

From tent sites capable of accommodating RVs including campervans, large motor homes, caravans, and big rigs, there is an accommodation option that will certainly suit you here. Facilities are impeccable and the location is perfect for visiting Winton’s main attractions. The caravan sites are big with concrete pad and a garden that offers beauty and serenity to the park. Sunsets are simply breathtaking.

The caravan park is new and developing, with clean amenities that are modern and well-maintained. The large drive through sites are convenient with management staff being extremely helpful. 

Evening Star Tourist Park in Charleville

A short 8 kilometre west of Charleville, the Evening Star Tourist Park offers a unique experience to many travellers in the Outback. Proud of its affinity to the stars, the Evening Star Tourist Park displays the best of the Venus star, who shines the brightest here in the western skies.

A stay in the Evening Star Tourist Park promises an immersive experience that features the beauty of the night sky. The location is also great for discovering the history of Charleville along with the landscapes and surrounding regions. 

There’s a campfire that takes place in the evening, creating the opportunity for travellers to meet and greet followed by country music and damper. There’s also a fresh veggie patch for guests, availability permits, with excellent hosts who run the place.

The facilities are clean and comfortable, meaning your stay here will be nothing short of amazing.

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