Wallicher Falls and Gooligans picnic area track, Palmerston (Doongan)
About 2km uphill from Crawfords lookout on the right, via the highway, a track leads to Wallicher Falls, the beginning of the track is also the start of the walk to Tchupala Falls. After about 200m, the track splits. The left-hand track leads to Wallicher Falls (800m) and then continues for another 2km to Gooligans picnic area.
- Journey type
- 3km one way A path where the start point is different to the finish point
- Time suggested
- Allow 1.5hr walking time.
- Grade 2 walking track
- Conventional vehicle
Getting there and getting around
The Wallicher Falls and Gooligans picnic area track starts off the Palmerston highway , from a roadside carpark approximately 2km up the range from Crawfords lookout. For more directions see Visiting Palmerston safely.
There are no wheelchair-accessible facilities.
Before you visit
Wallicher Falls and Gooligans picnic area track is open 24 hours a day.
This walking track may be closed during the wetter months, between October and May, because of flooding creeks. Additional closures may occur for management purposes including pest plant and pest animal control.
Check park alerts for the latest information on access, closures and conditions.
- Temporary road and camping area closure: K-Tree Road, Maple Creek Road and South Johnstone camping area. 12 May to 30 September 2023
- Temporary road closure: Bora Ground and Malaan roads, Wooroonooran National Park 23 March to 30 November 2023