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Washpool Reserve Camping Grounds

Address: Washpool Rd, Warwick QLD 4370
Email Address: c/o Southern Downs Regional Council mail@sdrc.qld.gov.au
Website: www.sdrc.qld.gov.au
Phone Number: c/o Southern Downs Regional Council 07 4661 0333
GPS Coordinates: -28° 14' 25.99", 151° 54' 59.41"
Region: Southern Downs Region    Area: Darling Downs   State: Queensland
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Fees Charged Time Limits Apply Suitable for Tents Suitable for Camper Trailers Suitable for Caravans Suitable for Motorhomes 2WD Accessible 4WD Accessible Toilets Showers Disabled Access Dump Point Power Water Drinking Water Mobile Phone Signal Rubbish Bins Fires Allowed Shady Areas Grassy Areas Scenic Outlook Close to the Road Generators Permitted Picnic Tables Sheltered Picnic Tables BBQ's Boat Ramp Access Swimming Conoeing and Kayaking Fishing

Washpool Reserve Camping GroundsLocated on Washpool Road approx 15km west of Warwick on Leslie Dam, Washpool Reserve Camping Grounds is State land that is marked for camping. The Southern Downs Regional Council is the trustee of the reserve.

It has been one of Queensland’s most popular freshwater destinations for many years and caters for a variety of activities such as camping, fishing (golden perch (yellowbelly), silver perch and murray cod) as well as power boats, skiing, jet skiing and sailing.

Washpool Reserve has 33 powered sites, allocated on a first in first serve basis, and a number of non‐powered sites such as tent sites, drive-thru sites that fit both big and small caravans. It is bush camping with all the facilities of a caravan park offering disabled friendly toilets, amenities block with hot showers, picnic tables and shelter sheds, barbecues and running water.

The site has a self-registration system and Council Officers visit daily to collect payments and check campers have registered correctly. There is a box on site with self-registration camping forms which are self explanatory. No pre-bookings are available. (source: www.sdrc.qld.gov.au)

There is some mobile phone service here, but it will depend on your carrier.
Unfortunately dogs are not allowed at this campsite.

The maximum time limit for staying here is 7 days.

Facilities at Washpool Reserve Camping Grounds include:

  • 2 toilet blocks with disabled facilities
  • Hot and cold showers
  • Dump point
  • Clean drinking water
  • Ice available
  • Fishing available with permit
  • Swimming
  • Canoeing
  • Water skiing
  • Sailing
  • Native wildlife and fauna
  • Campfires permitted in the drums provided (no bonfires permitted) – BYO wood
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