Meentheena is a proposed Conservation Park - staying here is a "privilege" and "not a right". Our members have put in countless hours maintaining and building facilities and infrastructure within the confines of the Department of Environment and Conservation regulations. Please help us continue to utilise and respect this privilege.
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
A detailed information brochure will be given to you upon checking in.
PRIOR TO YOUR VISIT:
Advise the Secretary via email, SMS or mobile phone of your intention to visit Meentheena.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT:
If you do not check in, we won't know if we need to look for you if you get into any difficulties, nor will you be covered by any of our insurances.
If you do not check out in person or via radio, phone or SMS, we must continue to charge you at the going rate as it affects out insurance costs again.
ALSO we may start searching for you if we cannot locate you, advise the Police and Rescue to instigate a full scale search. We believe that these actions will incur charges).
BE SELF SUFFICIENT:
The nearest shops and fuel are 75 kiometres away at Marble Bar. Opening times may be erratic. Drinking water is available at the Main Camp. Take it in - Take it out rules apply for all rubbish. Firewood may not be collected on site, however a supply is available at Main Camp site (see Camp Host). There is ample "side of the road" timber available (especially driving east on the main road)
BLACK WATER/TOILET WASTE:
This must be disposed of at the dump point in Marble Bar. If you destroy our waterless composting toilet bugs with your chemicals, we will have no option but to bill you for the cost of towing to Marble Bar. Empty same, wash out and re-commence composting system which will cost approximately $1000.
If you are carrying, please check them in at the Marble Bar Police Station for the duration of your stay at Meentheena.
All wildlife and flora are protected.