Bedourie - QLD RVFT
Known as the Oasis in the Desert Bedourie is the administration centre of the Diamantina Shire which covers an area of 94690 square kms. It was settled in the 1880s as a major watering and rest stop for drovers moving cattle from the north to Birdsville.
Those visiting Bedourie can find short term parking at Simpson Desert Oasis Caravan Park. There is not time limit to stay here and sites will cost $10 per vehicle per night for unpowered and $15 per vehicle per night for powered. Ensuite sites are also available for $35 per vehicle per night. Additional parking is also available at Diamantina Shire Caravan Park.
Things to see and do in Bedourie include the magnificent artesian spa and swimming pool the heritage listed Mud Hut the Royal Hotel the cemetery and the outback nine hole golf course. The town itself has many facilities such as restaurants and a tavern a general store post office fuel and auto services a police station and medical clinic. There is a dump point located 0.5 km along the Boulia road.
Bedourie VIC 13 Herbert St Bedourie QLD
Ph 1300 794 257
Herbert Street Eyre Street Nappa Street Timor Street
Short Term Parking
Simpson Desert Oasis Caravan Park (no time limit) Herbert St Ph 07 4746 1291 (unpowered - $10vehicle per night powered - $15vehicle per night ensuite site - $35vehicle per night)Diamantina Shire Caravan Park (no time limit) Corner Herbert and Nappa Street. Ph 1300 794 257(unpowered - $20pvpn powered - $30pvpn)
Long Term Parking
Cuttaburra Crossing 68km south of Bedourie
Eyre Developmental Rd (road north to Boulia)
Diamantina Shire Caravan Park Corner Herbert and Nappa StreetsAnzac Park Herbert Street
Bedourie Clinic Kepler St Ph 07 4746 1226 provides two rural nurses Ambulance also in clinic grounds
Simpson Desert Oasis Herbert St Ph 07 4746 1291