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Chinchilla Tourist Park, Chinchilla

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264 Zeller St. On the outskirts of Chinchilla, coming from Dalby, take the Tara bypass road (Charmichael St) to Zeller St. From Miles, follow the Warrego Highway through town to the Tara bypass road (Charmichael St), turn right. From Tara, turn right into Zeller St on the outskirts of town and follow Zeller St to the end. Ph: 07 4669 1465. Pets allowed.

Report By: Peter & Lee(357)
Date of Stay: April 2022 Rating: 4.5
Manager's name is Warwick
Few changes in 8 months but always like coming this way.
Very friendly staff, no complaints, staff explained park layout and facilities. Good value for money $42 for 2A, powered, shoulder season. Paid $38, reduced for Seniors discount. Amenities are close to all sites, were clean, condition is very good, water pressure is good, there was adequate hot water, dry change area, paper towels/dryer provided, exhaust fans/good ventilation, disabled facilities. Adequate number of tourist sites, mostly level sites, good night lighting, sites will accommodate large motorhomes and 5th wheelers, annex slabs to most sites, very few sites are shaded, drive-through sites, adequate taps close by, adequate sullage close by. Good laundry, good camp kitchen, dump point, book swap available, you can use your mobile wireless carrier used was Telstra, reception quality was 4. Quiet, open & roomy park, inadequate shade, no permanent/annual vans. Clean UC gas BBQs are free, congenial bbq area atmosphere, bbq area lighting, seating provided at bbq. No playground. Clean pool, pool is shaded, tables and chairs provided. Suitable for a week or more, well maintained park, park is considered suitable for mobility impaired persons.
Liked:- Neat clean modern park. Evening meals offered to workers in cabins but tourists also welcomed. Dog friendly, Pleasant dog walking area at the back of the park near the dam.
Disliked:- May need more shade trees esp. in summer.
Local Information:- Chinchilla weir overflowing after recent rain. Lots of bird life

Report By: Peter & Lee(357)
Date of Stay: August 2021 Rating: 4.5
Another pleasant few days spent at this hard to fault park. Warwick & Lindi are keeping this park neat & tidy. $38PN 2A powered with seniors discount. Nice dog walking area near the dam at the back of the park with BBQs & picnic tables. Lots of workers cabins but all was quiet while we were there. Some sites now need ramps to get the van level. Free & extensive book exchange in the office. Amenities always clean & spacious. Chinchillas new Botanic parklands near the info centre now open & worth a visit.

Report By: Greg & Sue(120)
Date of Stay: July 2020 Rating: 3.5
As per previous reports. Workers & transient workers occupy a lot of cabins and leave very early in morning. Cost is $38.00 for a powered site (2 people) $34 for seniors. Poor night lighting and shower areas have no where to put soaps etc in shower recess. Evening meals still available in dining room. Neighbour told me they were good value for money. I don't think the price is justified and will stay at Chinchilla Showgrounds next time