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Barron Gorge National Park, Kuranda, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a Must if you’re traveling to Cairns. During wet season (from Dec to March) is just impressive!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Manuela S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The extended wet weeks in January and February this year provided the Mighty Barron Falls in all its glory for tourists and locals to experience and photograph. After a pleasant walk on the boardwalks through the Barron Gorge National Park one is rewarded by the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 101rosannap
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to visit after recent rains so the waterfalls were at their majestic best!! Loved seeing them sky high from the sky rail and then from the boat on the water

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank lkamphuis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to see the falls from two separate vantage points. Firstly, on the skyrail which we took up to Kuranda village. Here we got wonderful views and saw it from the first stop off and also from the skyrail itself. Secondly, when...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Flamingo14
Reviewed 1 week ago

Midway through the Skyrail ride you are able to step out of the gondola and walk to an overlook platform to view the very full and raging Barron Falls. On the day of our visit the falls were so strong and flowing that a white...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BobWE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited today after the area had had it's worst period of rainfall in over 100 years. Wow, the falls were in full 'swell', pretty impressive. It's free to go & see the falls, the boardwalk access is super well maintained & you get a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michelle_and_Dougie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Following a lot of rainfall, made the falls more spectacular, with lots of shutes and thunderous waters cascading down the gorge. There is a car park nearby but if you can’t find a spot, park along the road and listen to the cicadas-almost deafening at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GSD250
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A huge waterfall falling over 4 stages. more impressive with higher rainfall. A bit of a trek from the car park but a great walk through the rainforest, all on boardwalks.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Steve9025
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The strength of the falls are dependent upon how much recent rainfall there has been. My wife and I saw the falls as part of the Skyrail ride, includes a transfer point adjacent to the falls. On this day the falls likely had medium intensity,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 290jamesw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Falls have a height of 125 metres with about four drops. Ware from the Barron River flows over here. This is not a major waterfall but with a back-drop of the green forests the Falls offer some sort of calmness which is probably why...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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