Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park (CYPAL) Tropical North Queensland

The Lower River track has great views of the beautiful Mossman River. Photo credit: Maxime Coquard © Queensland Government

Things to do

    Camping and accommodation

    There are no campgrounds in the Mossman Gorge section of Daintree National Park (CYPAL).

    Other accommodation

    There is a range of holiday accommodation in and around Mossman, Port Douglas and Cairns.

    For more information see the tourism information links.


    There are a variety of walks at Mossman Gorge. For more information see Journeys.

    Guided tours and talks

    The local Indigenous community offers guided Ngadiku Dreamtime Walks. For more information, see Mossman Gorge Centre.

    Guided walks through Mossman Gorge are provided by commercial tour operators. For more information see tourism information links.

    Picnic and day use areas

    Toilets and picnic tables are provided at the car park. Toilets are wheelchair accessible.

    Viewing wildlife

    Strangler fig trees and a variety of epiphytic plants are prominent features of the rainforest at Mossman Gorge. Fish and turtles can been seen in Mossman River. Bright butterflies are commonly encountered and observant visitors may find a Boyd's forest dragon, a large colourful lizard, clinging to a tree trunk.

    See the description of the park's natural environment for more details about the wildlife at Mossman Gorge.

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