リバースレー哺乳類化石地域

州のアウトバックエリアにあるリバースレー哺乳類化石地域はオーストラリアの哺乳類の進化の軌跡を石灰岩に埋もれた化石達が物語ります。この世界遺産地区はローン・ヒル国立公園の南東に位置し2500万年前に生息していた哺乳類の化石を良質な状態で保管されている希少な場所なのです。

化石についてもっと詳しく学ぶ:

  • 恐竜たちが実際に一生を終えた場所にそのまま横たわっているリバースレーのDサイト。この希少な歴史遺産が一般公開されているのは世界でもここリバースレーだけなんです。
  • リバースレー・化石・トレイルを歩いてみましょう。石灰岩陵の上まで登り、採掘場を一望しましょう!
  • マウント・アイザにあるリバースレー・化石センターへ訪れて、 生物地理学者の手によって化石の断片が哺乳類のかつての姿に近づいて行く様子を見学しましょう。
  • 哺乳類化石が発掘されている場所は見事な自然が残るローン・ヒル国立公園にあります。こちらも見応えがありますよ。
  • 太古の昔にタイムスリップした気分で、恐竜たちについて学んだり、アウトバックで発見された別の化石についても話を聞いてみましょう。

 

 

旅の計画

Displaying 1-10 of 1155
Sort by:
表示:

Finch Hatton Gorge

Finch Hatton, Mackay Area
Free Entry
A wonderful landscape of waterfalls, lush flora and volcanic boulder formations make Finch Hatton Gorge a must-see attraction. There are many walking tracks which weave through sub-tropical rainforest.

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Smithfield, Cairns Area
From AU$53 - 215
Embark on a fascinating journey of discovery over and through the Wet Tropics Rainforest, home to the world’s oldest continually surviving tropical rainforest. Enjoy a truly unique perspective of Australia’s World Heritage listed tropical rainforest, gliding mere metres above the pristine canopy before descending to explore the forest floor at the Red Peak and Barron Falls.

Capricorn Caves

The Caves, Livingstone Area
From AU$35 - 90
Capricorn Caves is the premier nature based attraction in Central Queensland. Here you can explore spectacular caves set in a limestone ridge and even spot little insectivorous bats in certain seasons.

Abell Point Marina

Airlie Beach, Whitsunday Area
Free Entry
Abell Point Marina (APM) located in the heart of the Whitsundays has emerged as one of the premier boating destinations on the east coast of Australia. Having received a multi-million dollar facelift over the last five years, APM is realising its vision to be Australia's most vibrant destination marina.

Daintree Discovery Centre

Cow Bay, Douglas Area
From AU$32 - 35
A multi-award winner, the Discovery Centre is nestled in the heart of the rainforest, 10 kilometres north of the Daintree River. The Centre is a 'must see' for anyone visiting the area and where you can experience the rainforest at every level - from the forest floor to the upper most reaches of the canopy.

Kaimkillenbun

Kaimkillenbun,
The little town of Kaimkillenbun, has the longest single place name in Queensland and is known to the locals simply as 'The Bun'. Kaimkillenbun's closest major town is Dalby (24 kilometres to the south west) and it is a great place to stop in when driving to the Bunya Mountains.

Palmwoods

Palmwoods, Sunshine Coast Area
Set in the heart of an arts and craft hub which typifies Queensland’s Sunshine Coast hinterland, the small rural town of Palmwoods is at the crossroads of the region’s tourist network. Set in a mosaic of avocado, custard apples and pawpaw orchards, orange groves, and banana plantations, Palmwoods is only a few kilometres south of Nambour.

Seaforth

Seaforth, Mackay Area
A trip to Seaforth takes you past lush subtropical rainforest and fields of sugar cane. Seaforth itself is a quaint beachfront town that is also one of the most popular recreational fishing destinations in The Mackay Region, especially with its well maintained boat ramp at Victor Creek.

Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Tours

North Tamborine, Scenic Rim Area
From AU$9 - 14
Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Tours are located at Cedar Creek Estate. Come underground on a journey through the spectacular purpose-built Glow Worm cave! The tours begin with a short walk on the boardwalk through the rehabilitated rainforest to the Glow Worm cave.

Saddliers Waterhole and Hamburg Creek

Morven, Murweh Area
Free Entry
With a population of less than 250, Morven is thought to be named after a mountain and town of the same name in Scotland. Captain T.J. Saddlier and his wife arrived in the area in the 1860s and camped on a deep waterhole of nearby Hamburg Creek.
No Results Message
Displaying 1-10 of 1155
Sort by:
表示: