Burke River - QLD

  Camp Free


DEG: -22.891535 139.938347
DMS: 22º 53' 29.53" S 139º 56' 18.08" E
UTM: 54 K 7468095mN 391109mE
Altitude: 159.78m


Place Type

Camps & Accom - Camp Free


926.53kms SouthWest of Daintree - Driving 1419 km (16 hours 22 mins)

Address & Contact

Boulia QLD 4829
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Camp site a few km north of town just past racetrack. Turn east to go down to the river.The river was named in memory of Robert O'Hara Burke of the Burke and Wills expedition. The Burke River rises in the Standish Range north of Boulia. It flows south through Boulia towards the Simpson Desert in the Lake Eyre Basin. Lots of small camping spots scattered around the river. Not suitable for big rigs
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Boulia Airport
Distance from Burke River 4.18km SW
Mean Max. °C38.537.435.431.426.723.322.925.830.234.236.938.6
Mean Min. °C24.524.021.817.
Mean Rain mm48.150.336.713.712.910.

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