Barron Gorge National Park, Cairns Region

(4.7/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web)
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  • There are three ways of seeing the park. Travel from cairns to Kuranda by Skyrail and marvel at the expanse of this tropical rainforest or drive to Kuranda and follow the signs to Barron Falls. From t...  more »
  • Barron Gorge national park is only a short fifteen minute drive along the road from Lake Placid at Caravonica. With water levels up from recent rain activity, there is also several little waterfalls f...  more »
  • Come to Barron gorge. This is an incredible area and has been made accessible in a lovely way. Definitely bring your swimmers and have a dip in the river. We rock hopped up the river quite a way and t...  more »
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  • It's a short 5-8 minute walk from the car park (unless you took the train). Great views as well. We were there after some heavy rain and the gorge was flowing really well.
  • The lookout is just amazing. Love this place. The walk is not too long. Recommended.
  • Lovely waterfalls. Step out via the Skyrail stop and use walkways for a birds eye glimpse of river and waterfalls as well as the many trees.
  • Stunning scenery no matter where you enter from (Kuranda, Stoney Creek, Lake Placid, Speewah etc.) Great bushwalks, plenty to see.
  • Great rainforest walk with superb elevated walkway to get to the lookout points for the Barron falls in full flood January to February...