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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.

Forty Mile Scrub National Park

Facilities and activities

Bottle tree at Forty Mile Scrub National Park. Photo: Stella Martin.

Bottle tree at Forty Mile Scrub National Park. Photo: Stella Martin.

Location

270 km south-west of Cairns or 390 km north-west of Townsville

What's special

This national park features ancient and recent volcanic flows, open grassy woodland, the headwaters of several creeks, and a near-threatened, isolated pocket of semi-evergreen vine-thicket.

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Location of Forty Mile Scrub National Park within Queensland

Last reviewed
22 October 2019
Last updated
26 April 2017