Mackay Highlands Great Walk Mackay

Photo credit: Adam Creed © Qld Govt

About the Mackay Highlands Great Walk

    Walk highlights

    • Impressive natural areas, including Eungella and Homevale national parks, and Crediton State Forest.
    • Rugged mountainous terrain and stunning scenery—dense rainforest, deep gorges, steep escarpments and tranquil farming communities.
    • A nature lover's paradise in Eungella National Park with 860 plant species and a great variety of wildlife.
    • An insight into the area's history of forestry and cattle farming.
    • Walks to suit everyone. Take a family stroll or a half-day walking challenge. Stay longer to complete the total 56km walk (3–5 days).

    Tourism information links

    For information about activities, tours and accommodation in this region,

    For tourism information for all regions in Queensland see Queensland Holidays.