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Salvator Rosa National Park
Salvator Rosa National Park
Salvator Rosa National Park
Map of Salvator Rosa Section - Carnarvon National Park
Cungelella Road
Tambo
Queensland 4478 Australia

Salvator Rosa Section - Carnarvon National Park
Tambo, Central West

Free Entry

13 7468
qpws@nprsr.qld.gov.au
www.nprsr.qld.gov.au/parks/carnarvon-salvator-rosa/index.html

Description

In the Salvator Rosa Section of Carnarvon National Park, the spring-fed Nogoa River and Louisa Creek meander beneath a backdrop of rocky sandstone crags and spires. Spyglass Peak and The Sentinel, sculpted by millions of years of weathering, dominate the skyline. A four-wheel-drive vehicle is needed to access the park and to visit Belinda Springs and Major Mitchell springs. See vivid orange-barked yellow jacket trees as you take the 1 kilometre return walk to the base of Spyglass Peak. See wildflowers in spring. At least 10 of the park's 300 plant species are rare or threatened. Photograph the sunrise over the park's bluffs and spires. Go birdwatching. Self-sufficient visitors can camp at the Nogoa River camping area. April to September is the best time to visit.

Property Details

Facilities

  • Public toilet
    Public toilet
  • Walking Tracks
    Walking Tracks

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Birdwatching
    Birdwatching
  • Camping
    Camping
  • Off Road Driving
    Off Road Driving

Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome. Supervise children closely - especially near watercourses and near cliffs and sandstone outcrops.

General Comments

Camping permits are required and fees apply.

How To Get There

Salvator Rosa is 168 kilometres south-west of Springsure; or 194 kilometres north east of Tambo. A four wheel drive is essential. Roads become impassable after rain and heavy storms in the upper catchment can cause flash flooding.


Free Entry


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