Kinkuna - Local Wilderness

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Kinkuna - Local Wilderness


Just 30 kilometers South from Bundaberg lies an unspoilt coastal wilderness. Kinkuna is a section of the Burrum Coast National Park and preserves wide, wild beaches, a host of native animals and the spectacular wild landscape.

Kinkuna offers a true coastal wilderness experience for camping or hiking. Dunes, heath, scrub, beaches and oceanfront await those willing to leave civilisation behind and discover the wonder of nature and isolation.

It’s a fantastic place to go Four Wheel Driving, fishing, swimming and camping are best accessed with a heavy duty vehicle. There’s challenging terrain ranging from dry sandy beaches and roads to swampy crossings and coastal creeks.

The area is renowned for its springtime wildflower displays. August to October is the best time to view the spectacular display and the time for planning is now. Every tree and bush is covered in pale blossoms of white, pink and yellow hues during this time and the coastal landscape is transformed.

Kangaroos, Wallabies, Emus and a host of birdlife are abundant on the vibrant coast. The area is open year round however keep an eye on the weather for heavy rains can limit access.