Lochern National Park Outback Queensland

Lochern National Park's peaceful Thomson River. Photo credit: John Augusteyn © Queensland Government

Flooding rains and devastating drought are the norm here in the heart of 'boom and bust' country. Rain nourishes the plains and transforms parched channels into wetlands teeming with life.


About 150km south-west of Longreach

Accessible by

  • 4WD

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Park facilities

  • Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
  • Tent camping
  • Camper trailer camping
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Scenic drive

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.