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Barron Gorge National Park

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Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4046 6600
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful walkway with views of a gorgeous gorge. The waterfall was barely a trickle when we visited, but it was well worth the visit. We could see the skyrail from there and also the Kuranda train pass by.

Thank SambinaG
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Recommended for those that loveeee nature or want to appreciate it. Surrounded by natural beauty, lots of flora and fauna, it is an absolutist amazing tourist attraction.

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Yes, the flora and geology of this very tropical area is impressive indeed. The gorge itself is beautiful and spectacular, a real magnet for people with canoes or those wanting the thrill of rafting.

Thank Lukajoreb
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

An easy trail walk into a stunning gorge. There wasn't much water when we went, but still well worth the short hike.

Thank Kazzmb
Reviewed 18 January 2017

There are three ways of seeing the park. Travel from cairns to Kuranda by Skyrail and marvel at the expanse of this tropical rainforest or drive to Kuranda and follow the signs to Barron Falls. From the parking area you walk for about 20 minutes...More

2  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Barron Gorge national park is only a short fifteen minute drive along the road from Lake Placid at Caravonica. With water levels up from recent rain activity, there is also several little waterfalls flowing nicely, one such one with good photo opportunities is Surprise Falls,...More

1  Thank pdn
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Come to Barron gorge. This is an incredible area and has been made accessible in a lovely way. Definitely bring your swimmers and have a dip in the river. We rock hopped up the river quite a way and there is plenty of smaller and...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We travelled to baron gorge on the train then took cable car through the rain forest the scenery was spectacular

Thank mickley22
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We drove out to the car park and went for a walk down to the Rail Station. The walk was all on board walks sometime many metres off the forest floor. The views of the Gorge from the Railway Station were great. This was a...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Having no time to get catch the Karunda Scenic Rail we went to the Barron Gorge. Fantastic place and was pram friendly enjoyed the scenery and the walking trail as there was not many people and it was very peaceful.

Thank AdnanMir
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