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Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park

Gordonvale, Cairns Area

Free Entry 

Within the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area, nestled below the rugged Bellenden Ker Range, Goldsborough Valley features lush lowland rainforest and the clear flowing waters and deep pools of the picturesque Mulgrave River. This section of Wooroonooran National Park is home to a variety of birds and butterflies, and many kinds of freshwater fish can be seen in the river.

Enjoy a relaxing picnic by the river or set up camp in the spacious grassy camping area. Take a short walk through the rainforest to Kearneys Falls or embark on the 19 kilometre one-way Goldfield trail which passes between Queensland's two highest peaks (Bartle Frere and Bellenden Ker) and leads to the Boulders Scenic Reserve near Babinda. Canoe on the river (canoeing conditions are best between March and May) or ride a mountain bike along the Goldfield Trail for eight kilometres to the East Mulgrave causeway.

Facilities

  • BBQ Facilities
  • Car park
  • Walking Tracks

Activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Bushwalking
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Kayaking
  • Swimming

Other Information

Accessibility:

There is access for guests with a disability. The toilets are wheelchair-accessible.

Children:

Children are welcome.
Gillies Highway
46 kilometres south of Cairns
Gordonvale, Cairns Area
Queensland
Australia

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