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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.

Deals & Packages

  • *$109 Cabins*

    APRIL SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

    The caravan life isn't for everyone and it can be hard to find time for play - so how about stay & play in a spot a bit bigger than the backyard? With selected cabins at $109* a night, take a few days off these April School Holidays and stay in a truly authentic spot in the company you love most.

    Use the promo code 109CABINS

  • 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

  • ON THE ROAD AGAIN

    Stay 9, Pay 7!

    The sun is still shining, the kids are heading back to school and Discovery Parks have some blissful sites for you to park your van or pitch a tent.
    With our Stay 9, Pay 7 Nights special offer you will have time to put your feet up AND explore some of Australia’s most beautiful places.
    Book a powered site in selected Discovery Parks between 29 Jan – 31 March 2017 for 9 nights and pay for only 7.

    Use the promo code OTRA17

  • 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 $55

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 $95

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.

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Emerald Specials

APRIL SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

*$109 Cabins*

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$20 per night

Economy Non-Ensuite Room Special

Book now

Stay 9, Pay 7!

ON THE ROAD AGAIN

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$25 per night

Shared Ensuite Offer

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