Jumrum Creek Walk, Jumrum Creek Conservation Park

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The Jumrum Creek walk is within the Jumrum Creek Conservation Park, which protects a small pocket of rainforest in the middle of the Kuranda township. The park encompasses rainforest along a section of Jumrum Creek before it flows into the nearby Barron River.

This short one-way walk can be accessed from Barang Street near the village centre or from Barron Falls Road, both of which have small parking bays.

The walk descends to the crossing over Jumrum Creek and climbs gently up to road access points. Visitors can retrace their steps or link onto the well sign-posted Kuranda village circuit walk, which includes the Jungle and River walks and passes through the village to complete the circuit.

As you walk, look for climbing palms such as lawyer vine and enjoy the diversity of plant and animal species along the way.

Image credit: Greg Watson Photography

Journey Details

Duration
0.5 Hours
Distance
0.75 Kilometres

Activities

  • Birdwatching

Other Information

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Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.

Full itinerary

This short one-way walk in Jumrum Creek Conservation Park descends to the crossing over Jumrum Creek and climbs gently up to road access points. Visitors can retrace their steps or link onto the well sign-posted Kuranda village circuit walk, which includes the Jungle and River walks and passes through the village to complete the circuit.

This walk is managed by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. The map only shows an indicative start point; the track route and end point are not shown, and the map cannot be used for navigation purposes. See www.npsr.qld.gov.au for detailed maps and the latest park information. When you are in the park, read the signs at and near the start of the track.

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Route Details
Mode of Travel Walk
Distance 0.75 kms
Route Type One Way
Level of Difficulty Level 2: Suitable for families with young children

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