Goldfield trail, Wooroonooran National Park Tropical North Queensland

Lush rainforest, creek crossings, king ferns, and the Mulgrave River are features of the Goldfield trail. Photo credit: Queensland Government

Mulgrave River (Goldfield Trail) camping area

Mulgrave River top causeway bush camping area is located beside the Mulgrave River, half way along the Goldfield trail.

Accessible by

  • Walk-in

Camping area facilities

  • Toilets (non-flush)
  • Tent camping
  • Walking
  • Mountain biking
  • Swimming
  • Fishing

Features: beside the Mulgrave River, half way along the Goldfield trail.

Location: at the causeway at the end of the old logging road, 8 km from the north-west end (Goldsborough Valley camping area), or 11 km from the south-east end (The Boulders Scenic Reserve).


Access: the camping area can be reached on foot from either end of the trail or by mountain bike from the north-west end (Goldsborough Valley camping area).

Number of sites: open area without separately defined sites.

Camp sites are suitable for: walk-in camping, bike-in camping.

Facilities: none.

Open fires: not allowed. Fuel stoves are permitted.

Generators: not permitted.

Essentials to bring: drinking water, fuel stove for cooking, rubbish bags, sun protection and insect repellent.

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

Mobile phone coverage: not available.

Visiting safely

For more safety information see Visiting Goldfield trail safely and camp with care.

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.