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Munga-Thirri National Park Outback Queensland

Photo credit: ©Ray Bisschop

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Simpson Desert

Camp among rolling sand dunes under starry outback skies.

Accessible by

  • High clearance 4WD

Camping area facilities

  • Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
  • Tent camping
  • Tent camping beside car

Features: camp among rolling sand dunes under starry outback skies.

Location: camping is permitted within 100m of the QAA Line only. There are no designated campgrounds or facilities.

Access: Munga-Thirri National Park can be reached by high-clearance 4WD only.

Number of sites: undefined, camping only permitted within 100m of the QAA line.

Camp sites are suitable for: tent camping.

Camp site surface: sand/dirt.

Facilities: none.

Open fires: permitted. Bring your own clean milled firewood and use a previous camp fire site.  Fuel stoves are recommended. Please follow the camp fires and cooking guidelines.

Generators: not allowed.

Essentials to bring: all food and drinking water, sturdy rubbish bags, insect repellent, sun protection, first-aid kit, reliable torch. Sufficient fuel and vehicle spares. Read more about before you visit.

Bookings: book online or learn about our camping booking options.

Mobile phone coverage: none. UHF or HF radios and satellite phones are essential.

Visiting safely

For more safety information see Visiting Munga-Thirri safely and camp with care.