Kauri Creek Campground - QLD

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DEG: -17.138252 145.597946
DMS: 17º 08' 17.71" S 145º 35' 52.61" E
UTM: 55 K 8104613mN 350858mE
Altitude: 680.08m


Address & Contact

Kauri Creek Access Rd
Lake Tinaroo QLD 4872
Phone: 131 304
Email: N/A
Web: https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/parks/danbulla/camping/kauri-creek


Kauri Creek camping area is in Danbulla State Forest, on the central part of the Atherton Tableland, 70km (1.5hrs) from Cairns.
It is a small camping area on the edge of one of Lake Tinaroo’s quiet inlets. The spot is well suited for a swim or exploration by canoe. Good walks from the site.Take the 600m easy walk along the Link track through the forest to the Kauri Creek day-use area, or start the 8.2km circuit walk (Jungaljungal walk) through shady forest.

The camping area is 9km from the western entrance of the National park and 19km from the eastern entrance, on Danbulla Road.
Most of Danbulla Road is unsealed but it is accessible to all vehicles.

Facilities include flushing toilets, shower room (bring own shower), taps and individual fire rings. Generators not permitted. Bring your own or buy firewood before entering the park. Mobile phone coverage is generally available.

Pre-booking is advised. The self-service kiosk at this park has been decommissioned.

Visitors need to book their camping permit before they visit. Book online, at an over-the-counter booking office or by phone.
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Closest Weather Station

Mareeba at 22/12:00pm EST
Distance from Kauri Creek Campground 19.67km NW
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Closest Climatic Station

Kairi Research Station
Distance from Kauri Creek Campground 9.19km S
Mean Max. °C28.227.526.424.823.021.521.122.524.827.128.428.9
Mean Min. °C19.219.518.516.814.712.111.211.612.815.117.118.5
Mean Rain mm254.3270.3256.6100.957.338.027.224.318.531.374.6137.3

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