Blackbraes National Park

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Blackbraes National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Coordinates 19°28′44″S 144°10′53″E / 19.47889°S 144.18139°E / -19.47889; 144.18139Coordinates: 19°28′44″S 144°10′53″E / 19.47889°S 144.18139°E / -19.47889; 144.18139
Area 298 km2 (115 sq mi)
Managing authorities Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service

Blackbraes is a national park in Queensland, Australia, 1265 km northwest of Brisbane, 170 km north of Hughenden, and 280 km west of Townsville.

The national park includes parts of the Einasleigh Uplands and the Gulf Plains bioregions. The predominate vegetation type is ironbark woodlands.

Camping near Emu Swamp is permitted from March to November when it is mostly dry.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Blackbraes National Park: Camping information. Department of National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing. Retrieved on 9 February 2014.