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Centenary Park Camp Grounds

Mulgowie Rd, Thornton
Phone (07) 5465 3698 or 0439 368 561

Situated alongside Laidley creek about 24km south of Laidley, this fully equipped campground is framed by the Little Liverpool Range and the Great Dividing Range. Ideal for families, the campground has showers, eco-toilets, laundry, BBQ, powered and unpowered sites and a children's playground. It is wheelchair accessible and pet friendly.

To view a copy of the Centenary Park Camp Grounds brochure, click here.  

 

Fordsdale Horseback Adventures

171 Wagners Road, Fordsdale
Phone (07) 5462 6707 or 0427 584 363
Email gundiwidgee@hotmail.com
www.fordsdalefarmstay.com

Fordsdale Farm is a 1000 acre property situated 30km south-west of Gatton. Pick a spot to camp on or stay in the 'weekender' or cottage. Either way, come for a horse riding adventure! Camping facilities include toilets and showers. Dogs are welcome but must be supervised due to livestock on the property.

 

Glen Rock

East Haldon Road, Junction View
Phone 13 74 68      


This 6300 hectare park adjoins the World Heritage-listed Main Range National Park. Remote camping in an open grassy area is accessible by standard vehicles and is suitable for trailers, caravans and campervans. Facilities include water, showers, toilets and fireplaces.

This facility is managed by the State Government and further information can be found at www.nprsr.qld.gov.au

 

Lake Dyer


Gatton-Laidley Road, Laidley
Phone (07) 5465 3698 or 0439 368 561

Just 2km west of Laidley and 5km south of Forest Hill, Lake Dyer is popular for fishing, boating, day trips and picnics. There are secure camping and caravan amenities, town water, showers, powered and unpowered sites, free BBQs, disabled facilities and a children's playground. Fishing (permit required) and water activities are permitted.

For a printable copy of the Lake Dyer brochure click here.

 

PLEASE NOTE - IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING LAKE DYER 

Lake Dyer is temporarily closed to all primary and secondary water-based recreation due to low water levels and water quality issues.

Please follow signage and directions of staff on-site.

Please note that the blue-green algae levels are currently low.

We appreciate your cooperation during this temporary closure of the lake, and will inform you as conditions change at the site.

We will open the lake as soon as it is safe to do so.

Seqwater will advise when the lake is reopened for use on our website and through social media.

You can view the Recreation and Safety Notices on our website for updates.

You can also call 1800 Seqwater for more information.

 

Murphy's Creek Escape


356 Thomas Rd, Upper Lockyer
Phone (07) 4630 5353 or 0409 659 443
Email admin@murphyscreekescape.com.au
www.murphyscreekescape.com.au 

Murphy's Creek Escape is a privately-owned camping park situated a short drive from Murphys Creek and Spring Bluff. This fully equipped campground is ideal for families and groups. Facilities include showers, toilets, laundry, camp kitchen, powered and unpowered sites and BBQ's. The venue is pet friendly.

 

Mulgowie Hall Recreational Camping


Mulgowie
Phone (07) 5465 9127

This spot is a large grassed area on the Western side of the entrance track to the Mulgowie Community Hall. All enquiries and bookings can be made via the Mulgowie Hotel. Facilities include space for caravans, powered sites, toilets and showers. The venue is also pet friendly.

 

Heifer Creek Rest Area

Gatton-Clifton Road (GPS Co-ordinates 27 44 56 S / 152 05 26 E)

48 hour Rest Area beside Ma Ma Creek. Suitable for Big Rigs (with an overall length of 10 metres or more; limited sites available). Fireplaces are available, for which visitors need to bring their own firewood. Facilities include picnic table and toilets. The site is wheelchair accessible and pet friendly.

 

Laidley Showgrounds

McGregor Street, Laidley
Phone (07) 5465 1284
www.laidleyshow.com.au

Large grassed area for camping and parking. Clubs and rallies welcome. Facilities include powered sites, toilets, showers and horse stables. The venue is also pet friendly.

 

Narda Lagoon Rest Area

Drayton Street, Laidley

48 hour Rest Area beside Narda Lagoon. Facilities include picnic table and toilets.

 

Contact Us

Phone: +61 7 5466 3426
Fax: +61 7 5466 3450

Email: info@visitlockyer.com.au 

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Visitor Centre

Lake Apex Visitor Information
Centre (Gatton)

Lockyer Valley Cultural Centre
34 Lake Apex Drive
Gatton QLD 4343

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday
8.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday and Sunday
8.30am - 4.30pm

We are closed Christmas Day,
Boxing Day and Good Friday.