Park is closed
Mt Ballow—Junction Peak remote bush camp
Mt Ballow—Junction Peak camping area is a small camp site amongst Antarctic beech trees.
Camping area facilities
- Tent camping
- Long walk to tent
Camping area features: Small camp site amongst Antarctic beech trees. Good protection in windy weather. Limited views.
Location: Grid Reference: 622-729, GPS Reference: 56J 0462179 6872899 (WGS84)
Access: Nearest vehicle access is by 4WD to Cleared Ridge via Waterfall Creek Road or 2WD to Burnett Creek Road south-east of Boonah.
Number of sites: Open area without separately-defined sites. Maximum of 6 people.
Camp sites are suitable for: self-sufficient, walk-in camping.
Camp site surface: Soil, leaf litter.
Facilities: None. Must be self-sufficient. Water collected from creeks should be treated before drinking. All rubbish (including food scraps) must be carried out.
Open fires: Prohibited. Use fuel stoves only.
Generator use: Not allowed.
Essentials to bring: Drinking water, extra food, first-aid kit, topographic map, compass, torch, warm clothing, wet weather gear, rubbish bags, insect repellent, fuel or gas stove and a small trowel for burying faecal waste. Read more about before you visit.
Mobile phone coverage: Average. You might need to use 07 prefix if calling Queensland numbers.
- Temporary closure Mt Barney National Park 23–27 May 2022
- Periodic Planned Burn closures-Mt Maroon section of Mt Barney National Park 11 April to 30 June 2022