Contact the Dig Tree Ranger on 07 4655 4323 or UHF1.
Photo: Lee Beanland

CAMPING

Camping is permitted only in the area adjacent to the Dig Tree Reserve. Basic bush camping facilities are provided including firewood.

Contact the ranger on 07 4655 4323 or UHF1 (One) for more information.

Please be aware that the environment in the Dig Tree area is extremely fragile. If you are in the area of the waterway, take care as bank erosion is made worse by human traffic.

Take all your rubbish with you when you leave.

What you can do at the Dig Tree

Fishing is permitted in Cooper Creek. The most common fish species is Yellowbelly. The minimum size is 30 centimetres with a limit of 10 fish.

Dig Tree Reserve is a good spot for birdwatching.

What you can’t do at the Dig Tree

Shooting is strictly prohibited.

No chainsawing is permitted. Firewood is provided. If there is no rewood contact the ranger.

To find out more about visiting the Dig Tree go to Thargotourism and Outback Tourism.

The Royal Historical Society of Queensland is trustee for the Dig Tree Reserve supported by Nappa Merrie Station and the Bulloo Shire Council.