Things to See and Do
Near Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia
All beaches are safe beaches, with Mulambin Beach only a 7 minute walk, while Kemp and Kinka beaches are within 4 minutes drive of the park. Keppel Bay Marina and the ferry to Great Keppel Island are within a 5 minute drive. There is a free bus from the park to the Marina. Beautiful Byfield and surrounds is within a 30 minute drive, offering abundant birdlife and peaceful tropical surrounds.
Nearby Tourist destinations
Take a tour at the Capricorn Caves. See the beautiful Cathedral Cave and cross the swing bridge.
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Footlights Theatre Restaurant
Dinner & Show - check out our special offer
Cooberrie Park Wildlife Sanctuary
You can Cuddle a Koala, Hold a Crocodile, Snake or lizard, Play with Birds and Dingoes and hand feed friendly Kangaroos!! All of this while you experience more than 350 fascinating animals, across 85 Species. We successfully breed many endangered animals including Koalas, Cassowaries, Parrots and Marsupials.
Koorana Crocodile Farm
Want to see a croc that weighs over three quarters of a tonne? Want to see baby crocs hatch? Want to hold a croc and feel it? From the minute to the mighty!
Nob Creek Pottery
Nob Creek Pottery is a Cottage Industry producing fine pottery in the traditional style and is run by Steve Bishopric and Sue McBurnie, professional potters for over 25 years. Visitors can meet the potters, see the workshop and enjoy one of the largest displays of Australian craft work in the country. The gallery features the nationally acclaimed work of Steve and other resident potters, along with 40 exhibitors from throughout Australia. Fine examples of pottery, hand blown glass, jewellery, woodwork, sculptures and other crafts ensure there is something for everyone. Nob Creek Pottery offers you the opportunity to see something different and visit this unique and beautiful part of Capricornia.
Sail, swim, snorkel, relax on deck, trawl or throw in a line at secluded coves and beaches with 18 islands to explore. Day cruises include morning and afternoon tea, refreshments, snorkelling gear, towels, noodles and stinger suits when required. A two hour stop over on Great Keppel Island. The cost of this day which departs Rosslyn Bay Harbour public wharf at 9:00am returning 5:30pm is: $90.00 Per Person $80.00 Pens/ Student $75.00 Kids 3-12 Years Min passengers 4, Max-12
from 01 December, 2012 to 31 December, 2013
1st Sunday of the month - 9am to 2.00pm: Figtree Craft Market - Ross Creek 3rd Sunday of the month - 9am to 1.00pm: Emu Park Picnic Markets - Bell Park 4th Sunday of the month - 6.30am - 1.00pm: Causeway Lake Markets Each Saturday - 6.30am - 9.00am: Community Markets Yeppoon Showgrounds