Zamia walk, Mount Archer National Park

Rockhampton, Rockhampton Area

Protecting bushland remnants in the Berserker Ranges, this scenic national park is the dramatic backdrop to Rockhampton. At 604 metres above sea level, Mount Archer is the highest peak and has spectacular views of the city and the surrounding ranges from its peak.

Named in honour of the Archer brothers who explored the Fitzroy area in 1853, the park is part of the Darumbal Aboriginal people’s traditional country.

Mount Archer is home to a variety of woodland birds including vulnerable powerful owls. Look for glossy black-cockatoos feeding on she-oak seeds. If you wait quietly, you may see unadorned rock-wallabies coming to drink from Moores Creek in the early morning and late afternoon.

Explore the park on the 14 kilometre, one-way Zamia walk. Wander down from the summit, through fragrant forests, along trickling creeks and under rainforest canopies to the base of the mountain.

Journey Details

Duration Distance
5 Hours 14 Kilometres

遊玩體驗/項目

  • Birdwatching
  • Hiking/Trekking

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Mount Archer National Park
Rockhampton, Rockhampton Area
Queensland
Australia

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Zamia walk, Mount Archer National Park

Zamia walk, Mount Archer National Park

Protecting bushland remnants in the Berserker Ranges, this scenic national park is the dramatic backdrop to Rockhampton. At 604 metres above sea level, Mount Archer is the highest peak and has spectacular views of the city and the surrounding ranges from its peak.

Mount Archer is home to a variety of woodland birds including vulnerable powerful owls. Look for glossy black-cockatoos feeding on she-oak seeds. If you wait quietly, you may see unadorned rock-wallabies coming to drink from Moores Creek in the early morning and late afternoon.

Explore the park on the 14 kilometre, one-way Zamia walk. Wander down from the summit, through fragrant forests, along trickling creeks and under rainforest canopies to the base of the mountain.

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 14 kms
Route Type One Way

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