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Possum Park

Certificate of Excellence
36865 Leichhardt Highway, Miles, Queensland 4415, Australia
Possum Park
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bright, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Booked this three weeks ago . After driving with caravan in tow drove 20 klms off main road down then down a dusty narrow bummpy track to be told oh we don't take pets and we don't put this on our web page like the others Do WHY NOT How many others have made this same trek? How easy would... More 

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Bairnsdale, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The park is an intriguing array of the past with old wartime munitions bunkers converted to underground accommodation and similarly with old troop rail carriages. There is a good number of caravan sites, many of which are drive through and the daily happy hour and camp-fire is a good opportunity to meet the neighbours. Highly recommended for a stop in... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This is a most unexpected place. We stayed here only for 1 night but plan to go back for longer. It is unique mainly because of its heritage but also because it is completely different to the usual caravan style parks you encounter. The staff are very friendly and even though they were repairing the water tank while we were... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Visited with family and friends who had been here previously and it lived up to their comments about it. I feel it caters for all the different types of travelers either needing accommodation or wanting to camp or have caravans. We had a cabin which slept 2, and we were very comfortable and it had all we needed. Big grounds... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

My son, who is working in Miles, found this Park for us to stay in our van so we could spend some time with him. What a fantastic find! Once a WWII munitions storage facility, this park is as fascinating as it is peaceful. There is a lovely walk around the site where you can view the old bunkers, and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Unique stop on our roadtrip.Stayed in a converted world war 2 ammunition bunker.Quite well layed out with plenty of room.The staff are very friendly including rusty the red dog.Peace and quiet .we recomend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I went on a road trip with a mate from Adelaide to Townsville, and not knowing anything about Queensland's wild west, we just chose towns/locations to stay based on TripAdvisor reviews. Possum Park in Miles is an absolute winner. Julie is a wonderful host; she is incredibly obliging. The bunkers are great. The decor is a little daggy, but that's... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

WE had heard about Possum Park and seen it on TV, Getaway I think; we were travelling South on the Leichhardt Highway late August 2014 with our caravan, so I decided to give a ring to see if they had any sites available. They still had a few sites available so I booked in, and so happy that we did,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

My husband and I are regulars to Miles and most times we have stayed at the motels in town trying to bunk down with the constant noise of the heavy road trains and the wafting odours from the cattle trucks. So this time I wanted to surprise my husband about my choice to try Possum Park which meant I had... More 

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Walcha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Just stayed 2 nights at an ensuite powered site, it was wonderful, friendly staff lovely private bathroom and brilliant value at $32. I would highly recommend this beautiful spot. There is no pool but lots for my son to explore, glad we bought the bikes. Whilst we were here we visited the museum in Miles, that is a must, another... More 

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