Drive on sealed, good bitumen roads to Mt. Carbine and take advantage of our Free Van/Vehicle Storage facility before venturing north onto rougher dirt roads. This gives the option of travelling up the cape on the inland road and the coastal road on the return trip (or vice versa)
While you stay here we offer you :-
- Large,Shady Caravan and Tent sites
- Concrete Slabs.
- Peaceful, Quiet, Off Main Road.
- Australian Outback Bush Setting.
- Van sites have Water, Power.
- Clean Amenities with a coin operated laundry.
- Hot and cold showers. Ladies have large shower rooms with children’s baths.
- Large, self-contained units set in an Australian Bush Village.
- Bird Watching and Bushwalking in and around the Village.
- Dry, equitable, climate
- Free WiFi available (see office for code – limits apply)
- Free Van/Vehicle Storage for our Customers
Surrounded by mountains, with the great dividing range three kilometers away the caravan park is 351 meters above sea level and there are several mountain peaks between 1200 and 1320 meters which offer you the opportunity to go bush walking and mountain/rock climbing. The former wolframite(Tungsten) mine has re-opened and the over-burden is used as a quarry these days although there is an enormous ore body remaining. The area has had a sheelite mine, many tin mines as well as gold and copper mines. Between the caravan park and the hotel and roadhouse there is the manganese creek which is also popular for swimming in the summer (Wet season). The park is surrounded by the Brooklyn station which is around 59,000 hectares and is in Iron bark country. It is owned by Australian Wildlife Conservancy which is a wildlife conservation park – in perpetuity.
Office Hours : April to Oct 07.30hrs to 19.00hrs
Nov to March 0900hrs to 18.00hrs
After Hours Night Bell.
Emergencies : If help is required after Office Hours for an emergency, please ring our Night Bell.
Emergency No. 000 will Operator connect you to Police and Ambulance.
Mt. Molloy Police – (07) 4094 1132.
Mareeba Hospital – (07) 4092 2322.
Check Out : 10:00 a.m. Later departures may be negotiated with Management. Please return keys to Office.
Payment : All charges for your stay are due and payable on arrival. If you have made arrangements to arrive late, please check in at the Office before 11:00hrs the next day.
A public telephone box is located outside the Mt Carbine Hotel/Motel
Mobile phone coverage is available through Telstra.
Email/Internet: Free limited WiFi available at main office.
Rubbish : Please wrap securely before placing in bins. Recycle bins for cans and bottles are also available.
Water : The water supply is untreated. We advised to bring your own drinking water.
Baby’s Bath : A baby’s bath tub is hanging in the Laundry for your convenience.
Due to the Septic system for the village of Mt Carbine there is No Dump Point.
Mt Molloy (South) or Cooktown (North) are the closest Dump Points.
Laundry : The Laundry areas are located in the Amenities. They are equipped with washing machines, clothes dryer and laundry tubs.
Washing Machine – $4.00 (approx. 30 min).
Clothes Dryer – $4.00 (approx. 45 min).
$1.00 coins available at the office.
Clothes Line are located outside the Laundry areas. No clothes lines are to be erected at any tent or caravan site.
Barbecue Area : This area is equipped with a gas barbecue, fridge/freezer, sink, cold water, power point nearby and picnic table.
Lights : All lights are automatic. Amenities’ lights are sensor operated.
Mt. Carbine Roadhouse: Open 0800hrs to 1800hrs. Delicious pies and other food available.
Mt. Carbine Hotel: Located opposite the roadhouse.