Mareeba Bush Stays – FAQs

Mareeba Bush Stays caters to all self-contained RV & Caravan travellers. Read our FAQ below for further information. Offering 12 acres of cleared parking area on a 150 acre bush land property, just 8km from Mareeba, the park specialises in accommodating larger motorhomes and self-contained RVs and caravans in comfort and with ease.

Some frequently asked questions and answers are below. If you have any additional questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the park on phone 0400 978 311 or info@mareebabushstays.com.au

FAQs

Q: Why Stay In Mareeba?

A: Mareeba is just 1-hour from Cairns and central to all Atherton Tablelands features and attractions including the crater lakes, waterfalls, natural rainforest and coffee plantations. It has 300 sunny days a year and is an affordable destination. It’s the gateway to the Savannah Way Drive and outback Australia.

Q: Where is Mareeba Bush Stays?

A: Mareeba Bush Stays is located at 822 Chewko Road, Mareeba, North Queensland. The property is accessed via bitumen roads and is well sign-posted.

Q: Why Stay at Mareeba Bush Stays?

A: Mareeba Bush Stays provides reasonably priced accommodation ($5 per head / per night) for self-contained travellers seeking space and security, without having to pay for facilities they do not want. It caters to people of all ages, from the very young to the young at heart.

Q: How much does it cost to stay at Mareeba Bush Stays?

A: $5 per head / per night which covers parking on the property, use of the approved dump point and communal fire pit. Advance bookings are NOT required and payment is in cash please.

Q: What facilities does Mareeba Bush Stays offer?

A: 12 acres of dedicated parking area with no individual spaces marked or allocated, giving you the flexibility to choose your preferred location to maximize your view, access and privacy. Approved dump point and communal fire pit. Cleared bush walks, allowing you to explore the pristine bushland and two (2) freshwater dams. Please note there are NO: toilet and shower facilities; communal buildings; swimming pools; cafes or restaurants; convenience stores or petrol stations on site.

Q: Is Mareeba Bush Stays pet friendly?

A: Yes it is. Mareeba Bush Stays welcomes your pet.

Q: What might and I see and do at Mareeba Bush Stays?

A: The 150 acre property is a nature wildlife corridor which is positioned on top of a ridge. It has two (2) dams and offers panoramic views over the surrounding hills and plains. You might see a range of a special plants and animals, all native to the environment, and you are welcome to try your hand at fishing in the dams.

Q: Is there management on site at Mareeba Bush Stays?

A: Yes there is. Owner / operator Norm Caird lives on site and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. He can be contacted in person at the House / Office, or on mobile 0400 978 311.

Q: Where is the closest town with shops and stores?

A: Mareeba is 8km away. Mareeba has petrol stations, a solar man, supermarkets (Coles is open until 9pm weekdays and 5pm weekends), cafes and restaurants, medical centre and pharmacy, a garbage dump and all other ‘conveniences’ you may be looking for.

Q: What are the closest attractions to Mareeba Bush Stays?

A: Granite Gorge and Coffee Works Mareeba are both within a 5-minute drive from Mareeba Bush Stays. Mareeba itself is 8km away and Cairns is about an hours drive.

Q: Are the roads sealed at Mareeba Bush Stays?

A: Yes they are. Chewko Road is bitumen and Mareeba Bush Stays has three wide bitumen driveways on the property. The bush walks are cleared tracks, suitable for people and pets, not vehicles.


 

If you have any additional questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Mareeba Bush Stays on phone 0400 978 311 or info@mareebabushstays.com.au