Double Head Track

Rosslyn, Livingstone Area

With glorious views of Rosslyn Bay Harbour, the Keppel Bay islands and the Byfield Ranges - it would be a good idea to pack your camera for this walk. Located in the Double Head section of the Capricorn Coast National Park, this trail is sometimes called the Fan Rock Track or Rosslyn Bay Lookout track by locals. The walk will take you past magnificent fig trees and then through scrub and open grasslands. Fan Rock is one of the highlights - a remnant of an old volcano.

Double Head Track is considered a moderate grade. It's a steep hike that will take about 40 minutes to complete.

Journey Details

Duration Distance
0.67 Hours 0.7 Kilometres


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Capricorn Coast National Park Double Heads Section
Rosslyn, Livingstone Area

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Double Head Track

At Double Head, this steep sealed track takes you through shady vine thickets and sunny grasslands and features two scenic lookouts-Fan Rock and Rosslyn Bay. Enjoy views to the Keppel Bay islands and other volcanic plugs south along the coast from Fan Rock and spectacular views north to Yeppoon and the Byfield Ranges from Rosslyn Bay Lookout.

Please Note: The Double Head Track is managed by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. Please note that this map only shows an indicative park entrance point. The track route, start and end point are not shown and this map cannot be used for navigation purposes. Please see the Queensland National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing web site for detailed maps and the latest park information, including opening hours and safety messages. When you are in the park, make sure you refer to signs at the start of the track for more information.

LINESTRING (150.79070091247559 -23.170427104930042, 150.79108715057373 -23.17058491975801)
Route Details
Mode of Travel Walk
Route Type Return
Level of Difficulty Level 3: Recommended for people with some bushwalking experience
Level 3: Recommended for people with some bushwalking experience

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