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Carnarvon Great Walk

The Carnarvon Great walk traverses the sandstone landscapes of Central Queensland. Photo: R. Ashdown, Queensland GovernmentThe Carnarvon Great walk traverses the sandstone landscapes of Central Queensland. Photo: R. Ashdown, Queensland Government

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Topographic map brochures contain vital orientation information and are essential for your safety. They can be purchased from a number of Great Walk topographic map sales outlets.

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Welcome

Traditional Owners have a long and on-going relationship with the area that falls within Carnarvon National Park. The Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) acknowledges the connection Aboriginal people have with this cultural heritage place, and asks that you treat the country you're walking through with respect and care.

Location

Carnarvon National Park lies within a vast, elevated section of sandstone country in central Queensland, approximately 600 km northwest of Brisbane and 300 km southwest of Rockhampton.

What's special

Walk the trails of the Carnarvon Great Walk to experience a remote and beautiful landscape of towering sandstone cliffs, sweeping tablelands and shaded side-gorges.

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Last updated
11 January 2013