Things to do
Miyumba camping area is a small area near the Gregory River, 4km south of Riversleigh D Site and approximately 55km south-east of Lawn Hill Gorge. Limited facilities are provided and campers must be totally self-sufficient. Camping permits are required and fees apply. Camping permits must be booked prior to camping in the national park.
- Find out more about camping at Miyumba camping area.
- Book your camp site online.
- If you cannot book online, see camping bookings for other options.
Lawn Hill Gorge camping area in Boodjmaulla (Lawn Hill) National Park is 55km from Riversleigh D Site. Accommodation and camping is also available at Adels Grove, about 50km from Riversleigh. For more information, see the tourism information links.
Riversleigh fossil trail
Distance: 800m return
Time: allow 1hr walking time
Details: Immerse yourself in this ancient landscape as you wind your way to the top of the limestone outcrop of D Site. Take care as the self-guided interpretive trail has many steps, is steep in places and has a small interpretive shelter. Learn more about the Riversleigh fossil trail, and remember to follow the Parks and forests walk with care guidelines.
Important note: Leave everything as you find it, interfering with fossils or rocks is an offence and penalties apply.
Fishing in the Gregory River is permitted, however size, bag limits and restricted species apply. Contact Queensland Fisheries for more information about fishing regulations.
Enjoy your time at Riversleigh, and remember to check park alerts before you visit.
- Toilet facility closed at Miyumba Camp Site, Riversleigh World Heritage Site 15 July 2021 to 15 July 2022