Camping in Mapleton National Park
Accessible by four-wheel-drive, this small camping area provides campsites beside Gheerulla Creek.
The 58km Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk route passes through Mapleton National Park and includes two walkers' camps in this park. For more information about walkers’ camps see the Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk.
Camping permits are required and fees apply. A camping tag with your booking number must be displayed at your campsite.
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Gheerulla camping area is a compact bush setting next to Gheerulla Creek.
- Tent camping
- No caravan camping
- Camper trailer camping
- Campfires allowed
- No showers
- No barbecue
- No picnic tables
- No wheelchair access
- No generators allowed
- No dogs permitted
- Road and campground closures - Mapleton National Park 7 March 2022 to 31 August 2023
- Storm damage - lower two way section of Gheerulla Trail Bike Area closed. 1 March 2022 to 31 July 2023
- Planned burns for Blackall area 8 May to 31 August 2023