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Frances Creek Rest Area

Address: Bruce Highway, Helens Hill, QLD, 4850
Email Address: rdomin@hinchinbrook.qld.gov.au
Phone Number: Tyto Wetlands Centre (Visitor Information Centre) 07 4776 4792
GPS Coordinates: -18° 44' 52.16", 146° 8' 13.04"
Region: Hinchinbrook Region    Area: Northern Queensland   State: Queensland
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Time Limits Apply Suitable for Camper Trailers Suitable for Caravans Suitable for Motorhomes 2WD Accessible 4WD Accessible Toilets Water Mobile Phone Signal Rubbish Bins Shady Areas Scenic Outlook Close to the Road Dogs on Leash Sheltered Picnic Tables

Frances Creek Rest Area

Located 11km south of Ingham and 45km north of Rollingstone on the western side of the Bruce Highway, the Frances Creek Rest Area is a free overnight campsite that is right beside the road.

It is not a large area but the drive in drive out set up makes it an easy place to park and there are quite a few trees that provide shade making it a pleasant place to spend the night.

As it is right beside the highway, the noise from trucks passing by during the night may be an issue for light sleepers.

Facilities include:

  • Toilets
  • Water (not suitable for drinking)
  • Sheltered Picnic Tables
  • Fireplaces
  • Rubbish Bins

Dogs are ok here and there is mobile phone reception too. The maximum time limit for staying here is 20 hours.

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