Combo Waterhole Trail is located in the Combo Waterhole Conservation Park. Combo Waterhole Conservation Park is part of the Diamantina catchment area. Combo's waterholes reputedly inspired Banjo Paterson to write Waltzing Matilda, Australia's most popular folk song. The waterholes are a refuge for wildlife during dry times, just as they provided shady picnic spots in 1895 for stagecoach passengers and residents of neighbouring stations.... more
Discover the history surrounding this park while you walk along the self-guided 2.6 kilometre walking track to Combo Waterhole. The track begins at the car park and takes you through Mitchell grass downs and across stone-pitched overshots and the Diamantina River's braided channels to this famous waterhole. Please be aware this track floods after rain. Do not attempt to cross the flooded creek. Allow 1.5 hours to complete this walk which is of an easy grade.... less
|Duration||1.5 Hours||Itinerary Type||Land
|Distance||2.6 Kilometres||Itinerary Route||Return
|Mode of Travel||Walk||Level of Difficulty|
The Combo Waterhole Track is managed by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. Please note that this map only shows an indicative access point for the park - the nearby township. The track route, start and end point are not shown and this map cannot be used for navigation purposes. Please see the Queensland National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing web site for detailed maps and the latest park information, including opening hours and safety messages. When you are in the park, make sure you refer to signs at the start of the track for more information.