Cape Pallarenda was once a quarantine station in the early 1900s and a strategic defence location in World War II. Visitors can walk and ride the Cape Pallarenda Trails to see the World War II structures on the Cape Pallarenda headland.
10km north-east of Townsville
The Gurambilbarra Wulgurukaba People welcome you to Wariganda (Cape Pallarenda) and ask that you respect and travel lightly through Country.
- No campfires
- European history
- No rubbish bins
- Parking area
- Picnic tables
- Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
- No camping
Highlights and announcements
Want to take leg day to the next level? Sometimes you just have to say, ‘what the heck, let’s do it’. Queensland National Parks, particularly those in the north, offer some gnarly mountain bike trails…