Mapleton Falls National Park, Mapleton

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#10 of 18 in Nature in Sunshine Coast
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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  • 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 »
  • These falls are in a rainforest and in the wet would be very interesting. We saw the falls in the summer and during a drought so the water fall was small. there are a number of walks to be taken for t...  more »
  • Not much of a waterfall but nice walk through the park with various types of vegetation and scenery.  more »

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