Burketown Caravan Park
- +61 (0)7 4745 5118
- Sloman Street, Burketown
- 61 (07) 4745 5177
Hosts Amanda Wilkinson and Paul Poole invite you to relax and soak up the ambiance amongst one acre of lush, tropically landscaped gardens, a cool, blue swimming pool and deeply shaded areas. Six self-contained, air-conditioned cabin style apartments provide a cool sanctuary for guests. Room configuration can vary to suit your needs and standard features in all cabins includes wireless internet, en suite with shower and toilet, full sized fridge and kitchen amenities.Corner Beames and Bowen Streets, Burketown
- Corner Beames and Bowen Streets, Burketown
- Ph. +61 (07) 4745 5177
- Fax (07) 4745 5211
- 1800 455 445 - Freecal
Camping on Country
- Gangalidda Garawa country
- Ph. +61 (0) 7 4745 5132
Designated recreation areas have been established on Gangalidda Garawa country and permits are required when camping at these locations.
Please read Access, Fishing and Camping for more details details.
- Burketown QLD 4830
- +61 (0)7 4745 5104
Newest pub in the Gulf. Air-conditioned apartments for your comfort. Modern kitchen with restaurant. Beer off the ice. Adjacent to pool. Courtesy bus available. All bitumen road via Gregory Downs. Friendly atmosphere.
- Beames St, Burketown QLD 4830
- Ph + 61 (0)7 4745 5104
- Lawn Hill
- 61 (07) 4748 5502
An eco-sensitive tourist park on Lawn Hill Creek, located 10 kilometres downstream from Lawn Hill National Park. Set among a plantation of exotic trees initially grown by the French Botanist Albert de Lestang over 80 years ago, this oasis for the dusty, tired traveller is a perfect place to refresh, relax and recover. Catch Barramundi just metres from your tent site or lie back and watch the cool aqua water meander through the park. Tours of the surrounding Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park as well as the World Heritage Listed Riversleigh Fossil Fields. Rooms and camping, bookings essential.
- 200km southwest of Burketown
- 410km northwest of Cloncurry.
- Riversleigh Rd, Lawn Hill QLD 4830
- Ph. + 61 (07) 4748 5502
- Fax (07) 4748 5600
Sweers Island Fishing Resort
- Karumba QLD 4891
- 61 (0)7 4748 5544
Sweers Island has miles of golden beaches, blue waters, a wealth of history, and a huge variety of bird life. A fishermans paradise, it offers enjoyment for the whole family. One of the Wellesley Islands, Sweers is located in the Southern Gulf, approximately 30 km off the coast, directly north of Burketown. The island is surrounded by acres of rock reef, with some coral, much of which has never seen a fishing line. You can fly-fish off the beach or troll from the boat. We cater for keen fishing groups and families. You're welcome to visit for the day or stay as long as you wish. There is also bird watching and bush walking.
- 27km south of Burketown on the Savannah Way
- +61 (07) 4748 3998
Located 27km south of Burketown on the Savannah Way and 67kim east of Doomadgee you will find Tirranna Springs Roadhouse. They offer vaious accommodation options to suit tradesmen, professionals and visitor to the area in either ensuited rooms, or share bathroom facilities. Camping is also available with limited powered sites and unpowered sites available in their campground. More enticing for those wanting peace, quiet and space would be the secluded riverside bush camping options.
Gregory low impact camping
- Gregory River
Located above the picturesque Gregory River, Burke Shire Council has created a free camping area to enjoy. Free Council toilets and shower are located approximately 100m away and river is even closer. Council does not encourage camping in the Gregory River bank due to safety and hygiene issues.
Gregory Downs Hotel
- Gregory QLD 4830
- +61 (0)7 4748 5566
Come and join us for a coldie in one of the oldest buildings remaining in the Gulf. The Gregory Downs Hotel is the genuine Cobb & Co. Changing Station along the mail route to Burketown and beyond the Territory. Drop in and have a freshly made feed before your head to the river for the ultimate relaxing dip in energising waters of the Gregory River.
- 4 lodge rooms with share bathroom.
- 4 motel rooms with ensuites
- Caravan and camping area