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Parks and forests with hiking around Townsville

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Blackwood National Park
…features diverse plant communities typical of the Brigalow Belt including acacia known as blackwood or black gidyea. Camping is not permitted.
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Blencoe Falls, Girringun National Park
Blencoe Falls in Girringun National Park plunges 90m to the pool below, before cascading a further 230m to the depths of Blencoe Gorge. Activities in the…
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Bowling Green Bay National Park
…features mountains, wetlands, saltpans, mangrove forests and coastal plain. The three park sections are Mount Elliot section, Cape Cleveland section…
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Dalrymple Gap walking track, Girringun National Park
Dalrymple Gap walking track in Girringun National Park follows the route of a road built in the 1860s through open eucalypt forest and rainforest in the…
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Family Islands National Park
…a chain of scenic continental islands, close to the Wet Tropics. Dunk Island is the largest; other islands include Wheeler (Toolgbar), Coombe, Smith (Kurrumbah)…
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Girringun National Park
…has six sections: Blencoe Falls, the Dalrymple Gap track, Mount Fox, Princess Hills, Wairuna and Wallaman Falls,
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Juwun and Jambal walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk
Juwun and Jambal walks in the Wet Tropics Great Walk provide challenging walking adventures in a remote and isolated area. Details are provided of track…
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Mount Fox, Girringun National Park
Mount Fox in Girringun National Park is an ancient volcano with a large crater, with large volcanic boulders known as fusiform bombs. There is no marked…
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Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park
Hinchinbrook Island National Park is located 8km from the Queensland coast at Cardwell. The Thorsborne Trail is 32km along the island's east coast. Information…
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Townsville Town Common Conservation Park
…offers birdwatching, bushwalking and mountain biking. The park has spectacular views over seasonal wetlands and the local coastline. Only 6 km from Townsville…
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Wallaman Falls Section, Wet Tropics Great Walk
Wallaman Falls Section in the Girringun National Park forms part of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area. The three walking tracks are the Buujan Quiinbiira…
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Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park
Wallaman Falls in Girringun National Park is the highest, permanent, single-drop waterfall in Australia and is part of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area…
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Wet Tropics Great Walk
…includes the Wallaman Falls Section and the Juwun and Jambal walks which begin near Blencoe Falls. Experiences include overnight camping in the Wallaman…
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Last updated:
22 August 2019