The most important tip for a family vacation is — remember to take a vacation!

Was it Jerry Seinfeld who said, “Theres no such thing as fun for the whole family”? I disagree — but family vacations can definitely be a challenge. Ive found these 10 strategies help keep that time fun. 1. Make time for your own kind of fun. Ive learned that I need to make time for the activities that I find […]

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Karumba Visitor caught monster Barramundi And Released

We kefarvaru0026ureferrerstzdajs aim to provide useful information about camping and caravaning around Australia. From planning and preparation, building itineraries, getting equipped, education on the road, where to stay and what to do. We also hope you enjoy following us on our family travels, and aim to keep this blog fun, informative, interesting and inspiring! Karumba Queensland Gulf Fishing Mecca Karumba […]

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The waters of Karumba contain a variety of marine life; you can fish from the beach at high tide or from a boat at any time

The waters of Karumba contain a variety of marine life; you can fish from the beach at high tide or from a boat at any time Karumba is one of the most bountiful fishing spots Australian and overseas anglers like to visit. Visitors to this region frequently catch barramundi, jewfish and king salmon in the warmer months. Blue salmon, grunter, […]

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Information for International Visitors

International Visitors In case of emergency the number to call is 000 Information Categories: Alcohol Consumption Australian Road Rules Banking Beach Safety Climate Exploring the Outback Health Services Shopping The “Nasties” Alcohol Consumption : The legal drinking age in Australia is 18. Australian Road Rules Drivers must always keep to the left-hand side of the road Seat belts and child […]

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There are 16 different types of barra, but only five are found in Australia and the local species is only found in Karumba Queensland area

Take your caravan to Karumba, Qld, and you’ll find there’s more to it than mere barra and prawns. • Fishing and crabbing • Beach walks • Sunsets • Barramundi Discovery Centre • Sunset cruise • Charter fishing and croc spotting We left Croydon, Qld, after an early breakfast and made it to Normanton for a late morning tea. After a […]

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Find Out Why Karumba Community Anglers Classic 2017 Competition Will Be A Great Fun For Anglers?

Find Out Why Karumba Community Anglers Classic 2017 Competition Will Be A Great Fun For Anglers? Its coming around again-the Karumba Community Anglers Classic will be the weekend before Easter 2017 – 7/8/9th April. Once again the Gulf Barrmundi Restocking Association along with other not for profit local community groups will be managing the event. For the weekends activities including […]

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Travelling with toddlers and tots is all about give and take

WE diekhvaru0026ureferrerknysyjs ALL KNOW HOW great caravanning is for kids. The mix of home from home comforts inside the van with the freedom to explore and entertain themselves in the biggest of playgrounds, with a new friend or two, is a recipe for a happy child. But a holiday should be a relaxing and enjoyable experience for all of the […]

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Karumba – Yesterday – Today – Tomorrow

Karumba – Yesterday – Today – Tomorrow Yesterday In the 1870s a telegraph station was built on the site of the present town of Karumba – this was during the gold mining boom in the Gulf.  The overland telegraph line ran to the Gilbert River, Mt Surprise and on to the more populated centres on the East Coast.  Initially the […]

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You’re going on your first caravanning trip. Excellent! It’s an exciting time of freedom, fun, and the thrill of a new experience. It’s also a big step

Towing a caravan is a lot tougher than having to ‘carry’ an under performing doubles partner during the social tennis season; it adds a whole new dimension to any holiday. Factors such as what to bring, time spent on the road, and where to park suddenly have much greater importance. Here at Karumba Point Sunset Caravan Park, we want to […]

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They say that one deep breath of the air here and Karumba gets into your blood

They byenivaru0026ureferrerneffajs say that one deep breath of the air here and Karumba gets into your blood Karumba, popularly known as the Outback by the Sea, is the only port on the Gulf of Carpentaria. It was first established as a telegraph station in the 1870’s and is home to an amazing array of wildlife, not the least of which […]

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