Holiday & Caravan Park in Central Highlands
Not Dog Friendly
In and around Blackwater Holiday & Caravan Park
Distance from park: 100 m
Walk across the road from the park and discover why Blackwater is named the "Coal Capital" or Australia. Learn and view the history of the Australian mining industry through the displays of life-size machinery and antiques and a unique, guided tour of one of the coal mines. Finish your tour with a picnic at the relaxing Japanese Gardens
Distance from park: 74km
Learn of the homeland of the indigenous Ghungalu people and wander through the mesmerising Blackdown Tableland National Park. With a 4WD and a sense of adventure, you will love exploring the cascading Rainbow Falls, aboriginal art and walking trails with spectacular views.
Distance from park: 137km
This is Australia's largest underground walk-in sapphire mine experience. Fossick for your own gem, take a tour of the mine and browse the jewellery shop on your way out!
Distance from park: 128km
A keen gemologist or just love a splash of jewellery? The Sapphire Gemfields are a dazzling opportunity to explore Central Queensland. Go on a walking tour of the underground minds or tag along to a digging. Fossicking can be fun!
Distance from park: 150km
Welcome to ancient Australia. This small, but impressive, national park features a set of mountains which were once active volcanoes - some dating back 20 million years. Wave hello to the wallabies and 'roos or eat lunch at one of the several sweeping views of the landscapes.
Due to a Government directive, we are currently unable to accept tourist bookings. However, we are here to help if you are unable to return to your permanent residence and are in need of respite accommodation. Restrictions vary between States and Territories, and we may also be able to assist if you are an essential worker or seeking a safe place to self-isolate. If you’d like to contact us to make a booking, please call (07) 4982 5611.
If you stay, you’ll notice we are operating a little differently. The safety of our guests and staff is of the utmost importance. From changes to check-in procedures to closure of shared facilities and increased sanitation practices, we have implemented a range of measures to ensure the wellbeing of guests and staff. For more info see: https://www.discoveryholidayparks.com.au/travel-information
If you have a booking with us before 30 April and need to postpone, converting your booking to a credit is as easy as clicking here.