TRANSPORT AND SERVICES

Here you can find relevant contact details for local services and transport information for traveling to and from camp.

The blockade is 60km West of Bowen and 35km from Collinsville. There are a number of transport option. Proserpine being the closest airport, with regular and affordable flights coming from most major cities.

 

EMERGENCY AND MEDICAL   (IN AN EMERGENCY CALL 000)

 

HOSPITALS

Bowen Hospital           Gregory St, Bowen QLD 4805   (07) 47868222

Proserpine Hospital   26-32 Taylor St, Proserpine QLD 4800   (07) 4813 9400
Townsville Hospital   100 Angus Smith Dr, Douglas QLD 4814   (07) 44331111
Collinsville Hospital   81-91 Garrick St, Collinsville QLD 4804   (07) 4785 4777
Clermont Hospital      Francis St, Clermont QLD   (07) 4983 4000
Mackay Hospital         475 Bridge Rd, Mackay QLD   (07) 4885 6000

DOCTORS/MEDICAL CLINIC

Bowen Medical Centre   54 Powell St, Bowen QLD 4805   (07) 4786 1711                         
Herbet Street Family Medical   77 Herbert St, Bowen QLD 4805   (07) 4786 3833           
Proserpine Medical Centre   60a Main Street, Proserpine QLD 4800   (07) 4945 1622  
Townsville Family Medical Centre   55 Keane St, Currajong QLD 4812   (07) 4759 1100
Townsville Medical Centre   130 Charles St, Cranbrook QLD 4814   (07) 4779 5077        
Collinsville Family Practice   81–91 Garrick St, Collinsville QLD 4804   (07) 4785 6429     
Clermont Hospital   24 Francis Street, Clermont QLD 4721   (07) 4983 1801                       
Mackay Family Medical Practice   142 Nebo Rd, Mackay QLD  4740   (07) 4957 69   
    

OTHER SERVICES

COUNCIL                                                                                             

Bowen   67 Herbet St, Bowen QLD 40805   1300 972 753 
Proserpine   52 Main St, Proserpine QLD 4800   1300 972 753  
Townsville   103 Walker St, Townsville QLD   134 810                 
Collinsville   Cnr. Stanley and Conway St, Collinsville QLD 4804   1300 972 753                 
Clermont   Cnr Karmoo and Daintree St, Clermont QLD  4721   1300 472 227                   
Mackay   73 Gordon St, Mackay WLD 4740   1300 622 529                                                 

 

WILDLIFE                                                                                        
Wildlife Rescue Line   1300 094 737                                             
Wurra Yumba Kangaroo House   10 Ninth Av, Scottville QLD 4804   (07) 4785 5497

QLD ROADS                                                                                        
Road hazard or incident   13 19 40                                                
Bowen Transport and Roads   67 Herbet St, Bowen QLD 40805  13 23 80                        
Collinsville QGAP  64 Sonoma St,  Collinsville, QLD 4804   (07) 4785 5567                          
Proserpine Transport and Roads  17 Main St, Proserpine QLD 4800    13 23 80

TRANSPORT

Let us know when you will be arriving and someone can pick you up from town or the airport.

TRAIN                                                                                
QueenslandRail –  https://www.queenslandrailtravel.com.au/

BUS SERVICES                                                            
Daily departures to and from camp.                                                 
Greyhound Coach Service  1300 473946                                       
Premiere Coaches   13 34 10

It is recommended that you book in advance to ensure a ticket.

FLIGHTS                                                                                               
Fly to Proserpine Airport (Whitsunday Coast Airport) with Tiger, Jetstar, Virgin or Qantas Airline.

DRIVING
Drive towards Collinsville. For carpooling, contact
flaccoal@protonmail.com to link up with other drivers.

SOUTH BOUND  Cairns to Brisbane

 

Cairns

Central Railways Station (Premier)/ Peir Carpark (Bays 16 & 17) Peir Point Rd (GreyH)

 

Townsville

Sea link Ferry Terminal, Sir Leslie Thiess Dr

Delta

Rio Don Puma Roadhouse,

19038 Bruce Highway

Bowen

Bowen Travel, 40 Williams St

 

Airlie Beach

Transit Terminal, The Cove Rd

 

 

 

Proserpine

Blair St, Adjacent to BP

Mackay

Caltex City Cabs, Victoria St

Brisbane

Transit Centre, Roma St, Level 3

Greyhound 6.20 am

9.00 am Arr.

9.50 am Dep.

10.00 am 11.10 am 11.45 am

1.15 pm Arr.

2.00 pm Dep.

6.05 am

 

Greyhound 8.15 am 2.30 pm

5.00 pm Arr.

5.45 pm Dep

5.55 pm 7.00 pm 7.40 pm

9.10 pm Arr.

9.45 pm Dep.

3.10 pm
Greyhound 4.00 pm 6.30 pm 7.30 pm
Greyhound 9.00 pm

11.00 pm Arr.

11.30 pm Dep.

6.20 pm
Premiere 7.25 am 1.20 pm 3.40 pm 5.35 pm 6.00 pm 8.00 pm 12.30 pm