THUREAU HILLS CAMPING AREA
NUMBER OF CAMPSITES: 20-30
GPS: -42.143371, 145.650081
THE VIBE: 7
Located near the old mining town of Queenstown, 76km west of Derwent Bridge, Thureau Hills Camping Area is located on the mighty King River. Thureau Hills Camping Area provides a lot of options when it comes to activities. The picnic shelter and bins provide some nice creature comforts.
The Thureau Hill camping area is reasonably easy to access. Turn south 16km east of Queenstown for 3.5km. The road in is very well signed and is bitumen , so can easily be accessed by a two wheel drive and caravan.
The camping ground offers around twenty to thirty individual campsites. Grab a spot next to the river and you'll have a great time.
The boat ramp and river make this campsite a great spot to camp out for the night. Swimming, fishing and the ability to use watercraft, provide an ample array of activities at this location.
Best Time To Go
The proximity to the town of Wingham along with the lush grass cover and large array of activities in the area, ensure that the time of the year that the campsite is visited shouldn't affect your experience at this campsite. Obviously a visit in the warmer months would make more sense given the proximity to the river. As with most of the campsites located in Tasmania, we recommend you visit this one in the warmer months.