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All camping areas in Queensland national parks, state forests and recreation areas are closed from 26 March 2020 until further notice. Check Park Alerts for more information.

Bartle Frere trail, Wooroonooran National Park

Facilities and activities

Boulder field on Bartle Frere. Photo: Queensland Government.

Boulder field on Bartle Frere. Photo: Queensland Government.

Welcome

The Traditional Owners, the Noongyanbudda Ngadjon Aboriginal people, welcome you to their country, a land of lush tropical rainforest, wild rivers and spectacular waterfalls.

Location

East end of trail—Josephine Falls, 75km south of Cairns.

West end of trail—Atherton Tableland, 78km south-south-west of Cairns.

What's special

Climbing the summit of Queensland's highest mountain offers a challenging way to explore part of the World Heritage-listed rainforest of the Bellenden Ker Range.

Maps and useful links

Location of Bartle Frere trail, Wooroonooran National Park within Queensland

Last reviewed
22 October 2019
Last updated
28 March 2017