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Yowah- QLD RVFT


Yowah is a small outback opal mining town 938kms west of Brisbane and 132kms west of Cunnamulla. The town is known for the Yowah Nut a type of opal distinctive to the area. The population of the town fluctuates between 60 to 250 people depending on the season.

Those visiting Yowah will find casual parking at the corner of Bluebonnet Blvd and Harlequin Drive. Short term and long term parking is available at the Yowah Rest Area in Matrix Drive off Gemwood Street where a donation is welcomed. The dump point and potable water is also situated at the rest area.

Yowah may be small but has all the amenities for the recreational vehicle traveller. The Yowah Rural Transaction Centre has the library caf internet and of course all the visitor information you require. While in town try a bit of opal mining at the designated area for recreational fossicking (licence required) with hand tools only.

Information

TouristVisitor Information Centre

Yowah Rural Transaction Centre 20 Harlequin Dr 07 4655 7001

Casual Parking
Cnr Bluebonnet Blvd & Harlequin Dr

Short Term Parking
Yowah Rest Area Matrix Dr off Gemwood StNeg hrs pets on lead mcoverage shwrs bins tlts cseating BBQ water. Donation welcomed.

Long Term Parking
Yowah Rest Area Matrix Dr off Gemwood StNeg hrs pets on lead mcoverage shwrs bins tlts cseating BBQ water. Donation welcomed.

Dump Point
Yowah Rest Area Matrix Dr off Gemwood StLat -27.9669 Long 144.6330

Potable Water
Yowah Rest Area Matrix Dr off Gemwood St

Hospital
Royal Flying Doctor Service 1300 697 337

Doctors Surgery
Yowah Community Centre Harlequin Dr 07 4655 1443

Pharmacy
Scripts available Cunnumulla Quilpie Charleville & delivered via mailman.

Supermarket
1 Bonnet Blvd 07 4655 4953


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address


QLD 4490
-27.9715, 144.6369

important links

http://www.paroo.qld.gov.au/yowah

phone/fax

07 4655 8400

email

council@paroo.qld.gov.au