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Atherton Tablelands

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour went to a few different places around the Tablelands and we had a great time, went to some pretty landscape lookouts and swam at the waterfalls

Thank Carmen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Atherton Tableland is an amazing region to visit. The temperature is very comfortable, no humidity like places on the coast. The Herberton Historical Village is a MUST SEE attraction. Allow at least one day, but you could stay more. Admission is very reasonable and...More

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The east coast are known for the beautiful beaches. But the Tablelands are quite different: nice waterfalls, trees, forests, animals

Thank marko1982
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great drive up to the Tablelands from Babinda. Very windy drive if you take the route through Malanda back down. There is a lot to see and do up here and we only had a day which we spent seeing all the waterfalls....More

Thank Wynnuman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such lovely scenery and plenty of places to stop and enjoy. Highly recommend stopping at Lake Eacham for a swim in the clean fresh water. Also Malanda where there is a chocolate and cheese factory. This town boasts the oldest operating picture theatre in Australia...More

Thank carmichael12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Folk Festival happens each year in October on the Tablelands. Such a great music even hosted by the town of Yungaburra. While there touring around the Tablelands is a must. This time we only arrived 2 days before the festival and left one day...More

Thank JDVM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They do a great Devonshire tea and the scones are amazing. But it is a little overpriced. There is also a lovely boat cruise to do there .

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an all day trip. Warwick the driver was lovely, & very knowledgeable. Morning tea was beautiful, lunch was superb, and the different places we saw and tasted the different foods etc. It was good value for the cost. I would certainly recommend this...More

Thank Tripper1811027
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go up the Kuranda Range from Cairns and start at the township of Kuranda. Get a map from the Information Centre and pick the attractions you most want to see. Really, you need more than one day up on the Tableland. Try 3 or 4!

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 15 October 2018

A must do location for people travelling to North QLD. The Atherton Tablelands has a lot to offer! Waterfalls, walking tracks, lookouts, tours, swimming holes, beautiful natural formations (Babinda Boulders etc.) the list goes on...

Thank Rachel W
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We just stayed at On The Wallaby. It was economy friendly, clean, cosy, super friendly and the food is sourced locally and is excellent. Not over the top prices either. Highly recommended!
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