Bowling Green Bay National Park Townsville

Photo credit: © Queensland Government

Rugged mountains rise abruptly from the wetlands, saltpans and mangrove forests of the coastal plain. Alligator Creek descends in a series of cascades, deep pools and waterfalls.


Alligator Creek 25 km south of Townsville; Cape Cleveland 33 km south of Townsville; Bowling Green Bay 64 km south of Townsville and 26 km north of Ayr.

Learn moreGetting there

Park facilities

  • Barbecue (wood/fuel/coin)
  • No campfires
  • Picnic tables (some sheltered)
  • Telephone (pay phone)
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
  • Tent camping
  • Camper trailer camping
  • Showers
  • Hiking
  • Walking