Home » Queensland » Darling Downs » Western Downs Region

Chinchilla Weir

Address: Tara Chinchilla Road, Chinchilla, QLD, 4413
Email Address: c/o Chinchilla Visitor Information Centre chinchilla.vic@wdrc.qld.gov.au
Phone Number: Chinchilla Visitor Information Centre 07 4668 9564
GPS Coordinates: -26° 47' 53.58", 150° 34' 36.51"
Region: Western Downs Region    Area: Darling Downs   State: Queensland

Time Limits Apply Suitable for Tents Suitable for Camper Trailers Suitable for Caravans Suitable for Motorhomes 2WD Accessible 4WD Accessible Toilets Power Water Mobile Phone Signal Rubbish Bins Fires Allowed Shady Areas Grassy Areas Scenic Outlook Close to the Road Dogs on Leash Picnic Tables BBQ's Boat Ramp Access Swimming Conoeing and Kayaking Fishing

Chinchilla WeirLocated 9km south west of Chinchilla on Tara-Chinchilla Road, Chinchilla Weir is a free short term campsite.

The camping area has a pleasant bush setting and is ideal for self-sufficient campers as there are limited facilities available. There are a limited number of powered sites available so if you need one it pays to get there early. If you don’t need power you can camp close to the waters edge with uninterrupted views of the wildlife and activity on the Condamine river. The toilets are cleaned regularly but there are no showers. There is water available but it is not suitable for drinking. You can top up ypur drinking water at the Visitor Information Centre in Chinchilla.

Camping at Chinchilla Weir is free for a maximum of 2 nights but donations to help with the costs of providing the power and general upkeep of the camping area are greatly appreciated and can be left at the Chinchilla Visitors Information Centre.

There is some mobile phone service (depending on your carrier) and television reception here.
Dogs are welcome at this campsite but please be responsible!

The maximum time limit for staying here is 48 hours.

Facilities at Chinchilla Weir include:

  • Toilets
  • Water – may not be suitable for drinking
  • Picnic Tables
  • BBQ’s
  • Rubbish Bins
  • Boat Ramp

Satellite View


(Visited 5,681 times, 44 visits today)
This entry has been viewed 8,715 times and was last updated on
All information was correct at the time of writing but may change without notice. We advise you to confirm the details using the contact information listed.

Posted in:

Do you have more information or images that you would like to add to this entry, or maybe a correction to the existing details? Fill out this form with your updates/corrections and, once they have been reviewed, we will add them to the listing making sure you are given the credit!