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Crystal Ridge

· Mutarnee, Queensland
50 acres hosted by Michael W.
2 Vehicle/Tent sites
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Welcome to Crystal Ridge, a peaceful location where you can enjoy peace and privacy. Campers can fish, swim, bird watch or just relax by the water and watch the cows grazing around the property.  Nearby you'll find Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park straddles the summit and escarpment of the Paluma Range, rising 1,000m above the Big Crystal Creek floodplain. This is the most southerly national park in the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area. Located approximately 45 minutes north of Townsville on the Bruce Highway, Mutarnee is a small peaceful hamlet nestled on the banks of beautiful Crystal Creek. At the local caravan park there's a small shop and service station and just a minute down the road you'll find the Crystal Creek boat ramp.  There is great bushwalks in the area and place to mountain bike. Any camping set up is welcome to pull up on the flat, grassy site. You are welcome to bring your pet, but please ensure they are kept on a leash and under control. 
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457 Ratings · 200 reviews
Simone W.recommends
July 12, 2024
Site 1 - Crystal Ridge
We booked both sites. What a fantastic spot! Private, quiet, big and very well maintained. Perfect spot for the kids to ride their bikes and explore the site safely. We can't wait to be back
Bram M.recommends
July 6, 2024
Site 2 - Crystal Ridge
Perfect spot nice an quiet creek was beautiful camped with another group of family so had the whole spot to ourselves
Jocelyn R.recommends
July 3, 2024
Site 1 - Crystal Ridge
a lovely shaded camping area our granddaughter had a wonderful time swimming, kayaking and spotlighting for turtles at night. During winter it is hard to be packed up by 10 am with a heavy morning dew on the canvas of our campers.
Juanita K.recommends
June 26, 2024
Site 1 - Crystal Ridge
Fantastic spot. So close to the creek and well maintained grounds. Will visit again for sure
Hayden B.recommends
June 18, 2024
Site 1 - Crystal Ridge
Great site by the water, very happy and would definitely stay again.
Hannah G.recommends
June 17, 2024
Site 1 - Crystal Ridge
Beautiful site with great access to the creek. Plenty of room for caravan. Would visit again!
Mutarnee, Queensland, AustraliaTo respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking

Hosted by Michael W.

Joined in April 2021
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