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  • National Tourism Accreditation

One hour from Blackwater you'll find Discovery Parks - Emerald, hub of the Central Highlands and gateway to one of the richest sapphire fields in the Southern Hemisphere. Discovery Parks - Emerald boasts excellent accommodation and an impressive heritage style dining hall.

Lake Maraboon, just outside Emerald, is famous for Red Claw Crayfish, excellent swimming and water skiing. Nearby, Emerald’s Historic Railway Station, Pioneer Cottage Complex and the Centenary of Federation Mosaic Pathway are ideal family attractions. Join a half...

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One hour from Blackwater you'll find Discovery Parks - Emerald, hub of the Central Highlands and gateway to one of the richest sapphire fields in the Southern Hemisphere. Discovery Parks - Emerald boasts excellent accommodation and an impressive heritage style dining hall.

Lake Maraboon, just outside Emerald, is famous for Red Claw Crayfish, excellent swimming and water skiing. Nearby, Emerald’s Historic Railway Station, Pioneer Cottage Complex and the Centenary of Federation Mosaic Pathway are ideal family attractions. Join a half or full-day guided tour of the famous Sapphire Gemfields – don’t miss your chance to fossick for sapphires.

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Park Features

Park Facilities

  • Dining Hall
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry
  • Undercover Common Area
  • On Site Parking

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Things to See & Do

Sapphire Gemfields

A 40 minute drive west of Emerald, the Sapphire Gemfields is one of the richest sapphire fields on the planet and a major supplier of these precious gems to world markets.

Emerald Botanic Gardens

Set on the banks of the Nogoa River, the gardens cover 42 hectares and showcase many of the region’s native plant species.

Miner’s Heritage Walk-In Mine

An in-depth tour of the underground mine that allows you to observe the mining process. Fossick through virgin dirt from the mine or purchase from a large range of sapphires and other semi-precious gems at the Mine's showroom.

Emerald – something for every family

Offering free entry, the Emerald Historic Railway Station, Emerald Pioneer Cottage Complex and the Emerald Centenary of Federation Mosaic Pathway are ideal attractions for the whole family.


Gigs and Digs Festival

Link: https://www.gigsdigs.com.au/

Date: Sat, 05/08/2017

Gigs & Digs is a celebration of the Central Highlands through food and music and is a restyling of the Central Highlands Multicultural Festival.

This new festival will feature a mix of talented local artists, including Tameaka Powell and Angus Dunbar, and headline acts such as Mick Lindsay and King Social.

Come and enjoy at the Emerald Showgrounds!


Deals & Packages

  • ! $99 CABINS ¡

    ULTIMATE DEAL

    What do you do when you miss summer? Embrace the new season with a holiday! Whisk yourself away to a cabin with the comforts of home. With select cabins at $99* per night at parks across Australia, we want to help you find your happy place.

    Use the promo code CABINS99

  • Economy Non-Ensuite Room Special

    $20 per night

    When you book 3 or more night in our non-ensuite room, pay only $20 per night!

    Use the promo code EE37NL

  • Shared Ensuite Offer

    $25 per night

    Experience our shared ensuite room while staying in Emerald! When you book 5 or more nights, pay only $25 per night.

    Use the promo code 97SE2B

  • Phone: (07) 4982 1194
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Our accommodation

Standard Ensuite B Block

Sleeps 2 / From $75

Sleeps up to 2

  • Double Bed
  • Ensuite
  • Bar fridge
  • Kettle
  • Split system air-conditioning (reverse cycle)
  • TV/DVD Player
  • Wardrobe
Discovery Parks - Emerald - Economy non ensuite room

Economy Non-Ensuite Room

Sleeps 1 / From $30

Sleeps up to 1

 

Discovery Parks - Emerald - Economy Ensuite A Block - 1A

Economy Ensuite Room

Sleeps 2 / From $65

Sleeps up to 2

  • Double Bed
  • Ensuite
  • Bar Fridge
  • Kettle
  • Split System Air-conditioning (Reverse cycle)
  • TV/DVD Player
  • Wardrobe

Standard Ensuite Room

  • Double Bed
  • Ensuite
  • Bar fridge
  • Kettle
  • Split system air-conditioning (reverse cycle)
  • TV/DVD Player
  • Wardrobe

Standard Family Room

Sleeps 4 / From $105

Sleeps up to 4

  • One Double Bed and one Single Bed or two Double Beds
  • Ensuite
  • Bar fridge
  • Kettle
  • Split system air-conditioning (reverse cycle)
  • TV/DVD Player
  • Wardrobe

Standard Dual Ensuite

Sleeps 1 / From $40

Sleeps up to 1

  • Single Bed
  • TV/DVD Player
  • Air-conditioning
  • Bar Fridge
  • Lockable shared bathroom with room next door

Prices listed for accommodation are for the next 14 days and are subject to change.

News & specials

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Easy Peasy Meals For Winter School Holidays

The mid-year school holidays are coming up and we have a few ideas about how to feed the tribe when you stay at the park. Whether you're at a site or cabin, we have created a menu...
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Emerald Specials

ULTIMATE DEAL

! $99 CABINS ¡

Book now

$20 per night

Economy Non-Ensuite Room Special

Book now

$25 per night

Shared Ensuite Offer

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