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Carnarvon Gorge

Carnarvon National Park, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4984 4535
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Marvellous walks and amazing scenery

Most walks in Carnarvon Gorge National Park start at the Visitor's Centre. The Visitor's Centre is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lou C
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Trip in Geological history of Australia

An experience in geological and early exploration history in this part of Australia.Very scenic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newcastle, Australia
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2 days ago
“Marvellous walks and amazing scenery”
1 week ago
“Trip in Geological history of Australia”
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Carnarvon National Park, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4984 4535
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Reviewed 2 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 1 week 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 2 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The new headquarters for Qld NPWS is your starting point to explore Carnarvon Gorge. Take a simple map with you from the place you are staying.visit The Moss garden Wards Canyon admire the rare King Fern,quite a few stairs to climb but well worth the...More

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had always wanted to visit Carnarvon Gorge having heard from visitors for many years how wonderful it was... It is truly a place of natural beauty and worth visiting.

1  Thank jac43ziv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 15km loop incorporating wards bluff, art gallery, Amphitheatre and moss garden. Each site was beautiful in its own right but the Amphitheatre was absolutely magnificent. Trails are well marked and we'll kept. There are a series of inclines and declines catered for...More

1  Thank TassieFamily7000
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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.