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Barron Gorge National Park

Scenes of Barron Gorge National Park. Photos: Greg Watson.Scenes of Barron Gorge National Park. Photos: Greg Watson.

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Welcome

The Traditional Owners—the Djabugay Aboriginal people—welcome you to their country, a place of many stories, and ask that you respect their special place.

Location

Eighteen kilometres (lower section) and 27km (upper section) north-west of Cairns, in North Queensland

What's special

Rugged peaks, steep gorges, tumbling waterfalls, lush rainforest, varied wildlife, easy access, a colourful history and a range of recreational opportunities make this one of Queensland’s most popular national parks.

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Last updated
5 July 2018