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Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park

Licuala palms, misty rainforested hills and the imposing Black Mountain are features of these parks. Photos: Tourism Queensland and Queensland GovernmentLicuala palms, misty rainforested hills and the imposing Black Mountain are features of these parks. Photos: Tourism Queensland and Queensland Government

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Location

Sixteen kilometres from Cairns (Kuranda National Park) and 7 km from Mossman (Mowbray National Park)

What's special

The pyramid-shaped Black Mountain towers over tropical rainforest and open eucalypt forest, on the western slopes of the Macalister Range.

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Location of Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park within Queensland

Last updated
29 March 2017