Munga-Thirri National Park Outback Queensland

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Enjoy the rich colours of this big dune country with its red sands, ironstone pebbles, grey-green spinifex and clear blue skies. Camp under the stars in Queensland’s largest national park.


79km west of Birdsville


‘Arru, Munga-Thirri Wadlhu Wangkangurru/Yarluyandi Ngana – (Big Sandhill Country) Wadlhu Ngurku Arla’.

This country belongs to the Wangkangurru and Yarluyandi people it is wonderful country.

On behalf the Wangkangurru/Yarluyandi people, I would like to welcome everyone to our magnificent country. I pay respects to our Elders past, present and emerging and extend that respect to all who travel across this landscape. I hope you enjoy your journey and cherish this big sandhill country as much as we do, as the Traditional Owners and Park managers. We respectfully ask you to travel softly and please take your rubbish with you.

Take delight in our beautiful and ancient land and may the spirits of our ancestors be with you all.

‘Walparra- Yukuna’— keep warm and travel safe!

Don Rowlands OAM

Accessible by

  • 4WD

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Park facilities

  • Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
  • Tent camping