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Ward River Fishing Spot
Dried up Ward River
Ward River
Flooding Ward River
Map of Charleville - Ward River Fishing Spot
Diamantina Developmental Road
20 kilometres south-west towards Quilpie
Queensland 4470 Australia

Charleville - Ward River Fishing Spot
Charleville, South West

Free Entry

07 4654 7771


Imagine - River Red Gums swaying in the breeze, stoking the fire while your sausages sizzle away, catching that elusive Yellow Belly and laughing with the kookaburras. The weather's great, Charleville is only 20 kilometres away and you've finally been able to pick up that book you put down two months ago.

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The Ward River is a favourite with both visitors and locals alike and is where the local Fishing and Restocking Club hold their annual fishing competitions.

For further information on Fishing Competitions or fishing in general, contact the Charleville Visitor Information Centre.

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Property Details


  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area


  • Birdwatching
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Off Road Driving
    Off Road Driving
  • Swimming
  • Walking

Open Times

Note: This is a public access area and open at all times.

Other Information

Children are welcome when supervised.

Pets Allowed:
Yes. Pets are allowed, however, must be restrained at all times. This is a public and stock access area.

How To Get There

Travel 20 kilometres south-west of Charleville on the Diamantina Developmental Road towards Cooladdi and Quilpie. Then it's just a matter of picking your favourite spot.

Free Entry

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