Last Updated Dec 2013 | Originally suggested by Peter
Level, gravel car park adjacent to picnic ground.
Thin shade from Peppermint and Messmate, surrounded by forested 75 acre Special Purpose Reserve.
Rated at 4.3/5
Short walks to blast furnance ruins (information plaques), iron mines and dam outlook over Bengal Dam and Moorabool River valley.
Picturesque 30m Lal Lal falls, 2.5k from Lal Lal and Ironmine Rd junction, is best after rain.
This is a free camping area.
First in, best dressed.
There is usually drinking water available at this campsite. Please take care, it may still be advisable to boil water before drinking.
No fires are permitted at this camp ground.
Wood barbeques are available. Bring firewood and check firebans.
There are no known swimming spots at this campsite.
There is no fishing at or near this campsite.
There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite
This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.
Access from Clarendon on Midland Hwy [A300] north-east 4k up Lal Lal Road, continue over railway line 0.8k up Lal Lal-Harris Rd, right (east) 4.7k on Ironmine Rd (last 2k gravel, last 1k steep) (keep left at junctions on entering and leaving)
© Net Reach Media Pty Ltd 2015
Visit our other sites
What to do, see, where to stay and the wildlife of this spectacular section of Far North Queensland
Adventure tours in Port Douglas, Cape Tribulation and the Daintree Rainforest