Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL). Photo: Queensland Government.
- Changes to camping bookings
On-site self-registration is no longer available. Campers must obtain an e-camping permit and pay their camping fees before arriving at the camping area. Book your camp site:
- online using the ParksQ system
- at an over-the-counter booking office or self-service kiosk
- by telephoning 13 QGOV (13 74 68). Mobile phone charges may apply.
Facilities and activities
The Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Oyala Thumotang National Park (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land (CYPAL)) are the Wik Mungkan, Southern Kaanju and Ayapathu Aboriginal peoples. They welcome you to their land and ask that you respect their culture and country during your visit.
In central Cape York Peninsula, about 25 km north of Coen and 12 hrs drive north of Cairns.
- Read more about getting there and getting around.
Formerly known as Mungkan Kandju National Park, this large park stretches from the McIlwraith Range foothills, between the Archer and Coen rivers, and features open eucalypt woodlands, melaleuca swamps and a variety of rainforest types.
- Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) map
- Cape York Peninsula parks and reserves visitor guide
- Species lists
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