Getting to Mon Repos

Mon Repos is 15 minutes east of Bundaberg and a 4 ½ hour drive north of Brisbane. You need to drive yourself, catch a taxi, or you may take the Turtle Express, which includes your Mon Repos Turtle Encounter ticket plus pick-up and drop-off from your accommodation in Bundaberg or Bargara.

By Car

From Bundaberg

Follow the signs to Bargara along the Bundaberg–Bargara Road.
At Bargara Primary School, turn left into Potters Road.
At the end of Potters Road turn right into Grange Road and follow the signs to Mon Repos.

From Bargara

From the Bargara town centre, Mon Repos is an easy 8 minute drive.
Head towards Bundaberg on Bauer St (which turns into Bargara Rd).
Turn right at the Bargara Primary School, 2km from Bargara town centre
Turn right into Potters Road.
At the end of Potters Road turn right into Grange Road and follow the signs to Mon Repos.

From Burnett Heads

From the Burnett Heads Holiday Park, Mon Repos is an easy drive. Head towards Bundaberg on Burnett Heads Rd. In 650m turn left towards Mon Repos Turtle Centre (follow the signs).

By Turtle Express

Catch the Turtle Express, operating nightly during turtle season, with pick up from Bundaberg and Bargara and return transfers to Mon Repos Conservation Park. Bookings are essential.

Please note: There is no public transport to Mon Repos.


Important Information

Construction is close to completion of a new Turtle Centre at Mon Repos Conservation Park, which will open for the 2019 turtle season. While work is underway, some important changes have been made to keep you safe.

For information about the shuttle bus and parking please download the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service flyer as a PDF.

To keep up to date with park closures associated with the completion of the new Turtle Centre please visit this link