Starkvale Creek Campground - QLD

 

Position

DEG: -25.305599 149.1884
DMS: 25º 18' 20.16" S 149º 11' 18.24" E
UTM: 55 J 7199414mN 720316mE
Altitude: 396.06m

Description

Place Type

Camps & Accom - Camp Fee

Location

451.7kms NorthWest of Brisbane - Driving 555 km (8 hours 59 mins)
968.24kms North of Sydney - Driving 1195 km (15 hours 49 mins)

Address & Contact

Robinson Gorge Rd
QLD 4420
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
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Information

From Starkvale, there is a track that leads to a lookout over Robinson Gorge. To get there, you turn off the same track to reach the only access into the gorge along a steep and rough trail for approximately 20 minutes. In the gorge itself, there are no trails. Only experienced walkers should hike along the gorge to the 'Cattle Dip'.

To get to Starkvale Creek Campground, you drive north from Taroom for 18km along the Leichhardt Highway and turn left at the Bauhinia Downs road. Turn left 2km further on towards Glenhaughton and Reedy Creek. Continue for 86km, to the turnoff to the park. Starkvale camping area is a further 23km and accessible only by four-wheel-drive.

Essentials to bring: At least 7 litres of water per person per day (for drinking, cooking and washing), insect repellent, gas stove and fuel, and sealable containers for rubbish. Read more about Things to know before you go.

Bookings: At the QPWS Taroom office, QPWS Roma office or at the self-registration shelter at the campground. Under the self-registration system, you write out your own permit and insert your camp fees (cash, cheque or credit card details) in the box provided.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

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Taroom Post Office
Distance from Starkvale Creek Campground 71.42km SE
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C33.732.831.628.824.521.521.023.026.729.931.833.4
Mean Min. °C20.620.318.114.19.76.35.16.510.414.617.519.6
Mean Rain mm98.688.563.135.540.136.933.628.231.954.973.990.5

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