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Carnarvon Gorge Camping Trip - Easter 2019
NOTE: By RSVPing 'Ýes to this event you are agreeing to meetup disclaimer conditions at the bottom of this event details and have already made your own campsite booking. We are camping/hiking at Carnarvon Gorge in Easter 2019 for 4 days. If you want to go then make sure you book your favorite campsite NOW (see 'Campsite Booking' section for how to book your spot at campground of Carnarvon Gorge NP). Although it is about a year away but booking is open and many spots are taken as of today (23rd May 2018). ::::::::::::::::::: IMPORTANT :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: If possible, book your site between 1-12 OR between 29 - 35 so we can have our own communal area close to all of us. All sites within this range are big and can hold 2-3 tents easily. ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: How to reach: Carnarvon Gorge is about 760Kms (about 10hrs drive) from Brisbane via Roma (478km). Click Here for Google Map & Direction: https://goo.gl/maps/tNjrtVrURhz Camping: We will camp at Carnarvon National Park, next to 'Day Use Area' which has 35 tent spots only. We will reach there on Fri 19th Apr 2019 and camp for 3 or 4 nights. The cost is $6.35/person/night. But you can make your own arrival date/time as it suits you. Camp Facilities: Hot showers ($1 coin for 4 minutes) & gas BBQ (free), flush toilets, flat grassy ground, picnic tables/bench, ranger's office providing information pamphlets, free WiFi etc. Campsite Booking: You will do your own campsite booking NOW to avoid the disappointment (there is no group booking). Visit below National Park website to make online campsite booking (needs to create account if first time) or ring booking office[masked]: https://qpws.usedirect.com/QPWS/Facilities/SearchView.aspx NOTE: When booking - Select 'Carnarvon National Park' & 'Carnarvon Gorge Camping area' from the drop down menus. Check here campsite sizes and suitability: http://www.nprsr.qld.gov.au/parks/carnarvon-gorge/camping.html Campsite map: http://nprsr.qld.gov.au/parks/carnarvon-gorge/pdf/carnarvon-gorge-camp-map.pdf About gorgeous walks at Gorge: There are about dozen spectacular and gorgeous worth seeing spots to see on the 'Main Gorge Track' (Class 3) which starts near the camping site. Click here for walks and general walking map of the area: () Closer to date a general bush walking itinerary & how find myself (Brij) will be emailed to all attendees. What to bring: enough $1 coins for hot shower, warm camping gear (it can be cold during night), torch, camera, hiking shoes, rain coat, seal-able rubbish bag, insect repellent, cooking stove, chair, table, eski, basic first aid, your medicine, food and snacks for the time you are there. Drinking water, picnic tables, gas BBQ are available at the camp site. DISCLAIMER: This groups is not a formal organization or association. The Group Organiser and/or Event Hosts take no responsibility for any mishaps that may occur at an event. Care is taken in the planning of events and members should read the event information before RSVPing to any event. Ultimately, members are responsible for themselves and their actions when attending events with this group. Camping and Bush Walking in National Parks can confront an individual with various levels of risk, ranging from bad weather, wild animals, dangerous terrain and, most of all, poor human judgement. It is up to each adult to make sure they and anyone accompanying them are capable of completing the event. By RSVPing to an event, you are confirming that you have read the event information, understand that there are risks and that you and you alone are responsible for yourself and your actions.

Carnarvon Gorge Camping & Bushwalks

Rewan · Brisbane

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This group is for people looking to take advantage of having such amazing outdoor opportunities right next to us!

To start with it will be predominately beach camping. Ideas so far are; Double Island Point, Straddie, Inskip, Fraser Island etc.

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