SITUATED near Benaraby about 23km south of Gladstone on the Bruce Highway in Queensland, Boyne River rest area is now available for overnight stays. Level bitumen area alongside river offering covered tables and benches, toilets (including handicapped facilities), rubbish bins, tap and showers (cold). Mobile 'phone and television reception reasonable. Suitable for large rigs. Some noise from nearby road bridge. Maximum stay 20 hours.