Time for a road trip? Make Blackall your destination.
Home of the late, great shearing legend, Jackie Howe, Blackall is one of those places that you just can’t stay away from. With domestic travel on the agenda its time to make Blackall your destination.
Blackall has plenty of space for caravans and motorhomes with three venues to choose from.
If you’re looking for something on the cheaper end of the scale, for only eight dollars a night the Barcoo River Camp is the spot. On the southern side of town the naturally shady sites will will surely tickle your fancy. Public showers and toilets are within walking distance and the centre of town is only a short stroll.
The Blackall Caravan Park provides guests with powered sites, a large equipped camp kitchen and free Wi-Fi. You’re more than welcome to bring your furry family members along too!
If you’re looking for something a little smaller and quieter, the Barcoo Hotel Caravan Park is the spot. Offering twelve powered grassy sites, town water and a dump point. Conveniently located behind the Barcoo Hotel in the main street of Blackall.
While you’re in Blackall, why not check out some of our local eateries? Start your day with a nice hot coffee, breakfast or lunch from The Lodge on Hawthorn, The Drawing Board or Tina’s Coffee Shop. After your big day of exploration and discovery, why not end your day at one of the pubs for dinner and a few cold ales. Both the Barcoo Hotel and the Union Hotel both offer delicious, hearty country style meals.
While all this eating and relaxing might be right up your alley, make sure you stop into the Blackall Woolscour, to see history in motion. Check out the Blackall Saleyards on a Thursday and experience a real-life cattle sale. Check out the People’s Sign, the Black Stump, the Aquatic Centre, the cemetery and oh so many other wonderful attractions around our town and discover why it really is Better in Blackall.