Mapleton Falls National Park, Mapleton

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Mapleton Falls is a national park near the town of Mapleton on the Blackall Range in South East Queensland, Australia, 95 km north of Brisbane. The falls are part of Pencil Creek and drop 120 metres.The waterfall became a forest reserve in 1938 and then in 1973 it was declared a national park.The Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk is a long-distance walking track which passes through the park. There are a number of smaller walks as well.
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  • We had a brief stop here to see the Falls but it was the vow of the valley floor that captivated me. There is a patchwork of paddocks, houses, trees and rainforest that gives you something to find as ...  more »
  • We experienced the great scenery and easy walk to the falls with young children. The day was very hot and we all enjoyed a dip in the cool waters. The main falls weren’t easily seen from the main path...  more »
  • There is a lookout only 30m from the car park which overlooks the hills & valleys and the top of Mapleton Falls. Can’t see much of the falls, which is a shame. We also did the Wompoo circuit walk, whi...  more »

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