How I've missed this simple ple.
CAMPING. Camping is permitted only in the area adjacent to the Dig Tree Reserve. Basic bush camping facilities are provided. You must provide your own firewood. There is a conservation fee of 20 per vehicle or 60 per bus to visit the Dig Tree Reserve.
The Dig Tree Welcome. Historic Dig Tree Reserve is a site of achievement and tragedy. The Burke and Wills expedition set up camp at the Dig Tree on the north bank of Cooper Creek.
Brahé maintained base camp at the Dig Tree while Burke, Wills, King and Gray set off for the Gulf of Carpentaria.
On our travels westward towards Innamincka we were fortunate to be able to stop over at the Dig Tree Reserve located on the banks of Cooper Creek for the night.
Brahé waited month after month for their return finally losing hope and leaving on 21 April The Burke & Wills Dig Tree Camping Area. Adjacent to the Bulla Bulla Waternhole. The Burke and Wills Dig Tree is one of Australia's National icons and an enduring reminder of the pioneering spirit and extreme harshness of the Outback. LOCATION. Burke and Wills Dig Tree is extremely remote. Standing on the bank of Cooper Creek, the Dig Tree is in the heart of Australia where Queensland meets South Australia, just north of the New South Wales border.
Located in the Dig Tree Reserve within Nappa Merrie Station in Queensland ‘s Bulloo Shire, the Dig Tree has no street address.