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Travellers Rest Caravan and Camping Park

29 Jackson Street | Midge Point, Mackay, Queensland 4799 , Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed 8 weeks at Midge Point and thoroughly enjoyed Traveller's Rest CP. The Managers Cathy and Al had a campfire each night and it was lovely to sit around with fellow campers and enjoy a drink or two while discussing our travels. Other activities were organised such as sausage sizzles, karaoke nights and a fund raising morning tea for... More 

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Mudgeeraba, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This park is situated quite a way off the Bruce Highway, so it takes a while to get there along a road festooned with wallaby carcasses – far more than is the norm. We had booked in for three nights but after being yelled at and sworn at the male manager we decided not to unhitch and just move on... More 

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Maryborough, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

What a taste of paradise. The park is well grassed and set amongst plenty of shady trees and well spaced out. I can quite understand why people come for a couple of days and stay a week. Amenities are good and kept very clean. I cannot understand previous negative comments. This is one of the nicest caravan parks we have... More 

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perth WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I can't understand the negative comments. We have stayed at this park 4 times both in a cabin and in our motor home. I found the cabin to have everything you need. They were clean and comfortable. The van sites are great either grass or a slab. Amenities are clean and as is the pool. The grounds are kept lovely.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

Excellent park. Managers are fantastic. Don't understand the negative feedback as we have been at the park the last two years and we are heading back again this year. There are a heap of regular visitors who come back every year. Every evening there is a get together at the fire pit which Al lights and everyone has a great... More 

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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The park grounds are poorly maintained. The toilet and showers aren't cleaned and are poorly maintained with shower heads needing replacement. Locks missing from toilet doors.Managers have terrible people skills and are downright rude if encountered. We spoke to other guests and discovered everyone had been charged different rates for the same stay. Also people that paid cash received no... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

The people that run this place need to be gone.they have no people skills. Very slack in looking after the park. We have been there now for 4 years.the grass in the camping area is never mowed even though we have been booked in for 6 mths. We had a bet bet on this this last Xmas. I won.the ammenities... More 

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Mareeba
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

We spent 2 nights there and loved it. Kathy was lovely and so were the beaches. Hubby went fishing, and the kids enjoyed the icecream Kathy gave them. The park was quiet, and my kids had fun in the pool. Only problem was the midges! Will be back, with bug repellent!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We had a lovely quiet night, the beach is lovely but as we were travelling from Cairns to Melbourne in the RV didn't stop for long. We were welcomed and would definitely stay there again on our next visit of to Oz

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Mackay
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Spent a couple of nights at "Travellers Rest Midge Point" last weekend. Management was extremely rude and abrupt and ready for a fight for any reason. Our visitors who stayed for BBQ were told they had to pay $10 to visit us (in case they used the toilet, which they didn't)- I came up separately and my car was not... More 

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