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Camping in Imbil State Forest

Charlie Moreland camping area. Photo:Ross Naumann.

Charlie Moreland camping area. Photo:Ross Naumann.

Imbil State Forest’s Charlie Moreland camping area, on Sunday Creek Road, is accessible by conventional two-wheel-drive vehicles.

Camping permits are required and fees apply. A camping tag with your booking number must be displayed at your camp site.

Park-specific conditions

  • Rubbish bins are not provided in Imbil State Forest. Take all your rubbish out of the park for appropriate disposal. The nearest refuse transfer station is at the end of Cambroon Lane, 1km north of Kenilworth township, off the Kenilworth–Brooloo Road. Open Saturday and Sunday 8 am to 1pm.
  • Domestic animals, including horses, are not permitted in the camping area. Horses are only permitted on shared trails and roads in the State forest, and in the large enclosed paddock provided beside the camping area.

Read more about staying safe and looking after the park.

Charlie Moreland camping area

Charlie Moreland camping area. Photo: Ross Naumann.

Charlie Moreland camping area. Photo: Ross Naumann.

Camping area features: in an open forest, grassy setting and close to Little Yabba Creek and native pine plantations.

Location: the Charlie Moreland camping area is accessed via Sunday Creek Road, off the Kenilworth–Maleny Road about 7km south of Kenilworth township.

Access: Sunday Creek Road access is unsealed and includes a concrete causeway over a creek.

Number of sites: open area without separately defined sites.

Camp sites are suitable for: tent camping beside your car; walk-in camping; caravans; camper trailers; (small) motor homes; large groups.

Camp site surface: dirt, grass.

Facilities: Water (unsuitable for drinking without treatment as it is pumped from the creek and may contain organisms that can cause illness), toilets (some wheelchair accessible), individual fire rings (bring your own clean-cut firewood), walking tracks.

Open fires: allowed (except when fire bans apply) in fire rings only. Fuel stoves are recommended.

Generators: not allowed.

Essentials to bring: drinking water, rubbish bags, insect repellent. Read more about things to know before you go.

Bookings: book online or learn about our camping booking options. Book well in advance for holiday periods.

Mobile phone coverage: not available.

Last updated
14 November 2019