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Carnarvon Gorge

Carnarvon National Park, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4984 4535
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Great walks

Amazing location - biodiversity was great and understanding how important this little area is to so... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Must see.

This has so many wonderful features. We visited, Bolinda bluff, Mickey creek, baloon cave, art... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Newcastle, Australia
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Carnarvon National Park, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4984 4535
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing location - biodiversity was great and understanding how important this little area is to so much ecology in qld was a surprise. Walks for all ages (but they are challenging) and really well laid out.

Thank mj_grov
Reviewed yesterday

This has so many wonderful features. We visited, Bolinda bluff, Mickey creek, baloon cave, art gallery, moss garden, ward's canyon, rock pool and the ampitheatre. These were all wonderful attractions in their own right.A little surprise is a side track from Mickey's creek that has...More

Thank Stepha123
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hi, We are not a action family... but really enjoyed the long track around the Gorge. We spent 6hrs waking and took it pretty easy. Next day did the short ones... which were actually just as good.

Thank jamesboxhead
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Most walks in Carnarvon Gorge National Park start at the Visitor's Centre. The Visitor's Centre is well set out and provides a comprehensive range of information about this most unique area. Of particular interest is Aboriginal culture and occupation in the Gorge. Native fauna and...More

Thank Lou C
Reviewed 1 week ago

An experience in geological and early exploration history in this part of Australia.Very scenic ,and the Gorge is in two separate parts ,we visited the western gorge and admired the massive land upheavals that have occurred in the development of Australia's land mass.Grand scenery and...More

Thank gazalvan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were fortunate enough to have 5 nights in June 2017 to explore the Carnarvon Gorge. We've done a few National Parks but found Carnarvon to be both alluring and challenging. There are a number of destinations to head to on the walks, and all...More

Thank SargiesMum
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is amazing. There are numerous hikes to choose from. The tracks are well maintained. Each hike provides a different experience and different scenery.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Guess this should be on your bucket list. Pretty amazing walk with spectacular things to see. Worth the blisters!!

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic experience! This national park should be on everyone's to do list. Spectacular. Highly recommended.

Thank davidnl500
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dont miss it if you're travelling in western queensland, much to do and see and suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

Thank David H
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James H
How much is it for an unpowered site
6 May 2017|
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Response from Rosemary P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we stayed in an onsite safari style van. You will have to go to their website as all my material on Carnarvon is at home and I am across the other side of the world. Sorry I can't help.
Is the road into Carnarvon Gorge suitable for a motorhome?
27 April 2017|
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Response from blakbul | Reviewed this property |
just FYI...if it's wet, the upgraded roads before Takarakka become a deep rich clay. We saw one traveler (motorbike) attempt the road and have to turn back - however we found the pass ok (4x4). not sure if the bitumen has... More
Do you need a 4WD? Can you get away with just a normal car?
13 October 2016|
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Response from Janine B | Reviewed this property |
you don't need a 4WD you can only get to the entrance and then you are on foot. you cannot drive into the gorge.