Oakey Creek Bowenville Reserve

Waypoint: -27.30769 , 151.48634 GPS: -27.32770 , 151.45439
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Free Overnight CampMaximum 7 daysDay Rest AreaToiletsMobile Phone CoverageShadePicnic TablesNo FiresBinCaravansLong RigTent SitePets WelcomePublic Boat RampRiver FishingInformation BoardBird WatchingWalkingPhoto Opportunity
  • Camping Area
  • Overnight Rest Area
  • Fishing Spot
  • Boat Ramp
Bowenville-Norwin Road
Wainui QLD 4404
  • On the bank of Oakey Creek
  • Great place for a paddle and fish
  • Boat ramp – 4WD recommended. Very steep and unsealed.
  • Fires prohibited in open – use designated fireplaces only
  • Excellent TV and 3G signals
  • Flushing toilets have no hand washing facilities
  • No water available
  • Rural area with rural livestock odours
  • Expect flies in large numbers

Driving Directions

Proceed to waypoint, 400m west of Bowenville turnoff on Warrego Highway. Turn south onto Bowenville-Norwin Road and continue for 4km to reserve on south-eastern side of the road.

Last updated by Gav on 10th July, 2015
Oakey Creek Bowenville Reserve is a large level open area with flushing toilets. This is a vast area with room for many rigs of all sizes and suitable for group gatherings.
It is advisable to set up camp on the higher ground near the toilets. Down by the creek is black soil and very boggy after rainy weather.

There is no water available here. Fires only in designated areas away from creek. It can get busy on long weekends.

The boat ramp is steep and not sealed, so it is not really suitable for 2WD vehicles.
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Helen
07/11/2016
We stayed here early August 2016. The site is very good but we had to leave after 2 nights as our camper trailer was over run with mice. We took 5 with us to our next stop!!!!
Anonymous
17/05/2015
There is no running water in the toilets, but there is hand sanitiser on the walls of both men & ladies.
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