Wet Tropics site
Information on our World Heritage Areas, with visitor information, details on rainforest plants and animals, and the heritage of the rainforest aboriginals. Extensive guides to drives and walking tracks in our World Heritage Areas (go to the Things to do Page , click on walks and then on Tablelands at the bottom of the page).
Misty Mountains Walking Tracks
Misty Mountains is Australias first network of long distance walking trails in a high altitude rainforest environment. Over 130 kilometres of tracks have been constructed under a unique partnership between the shires of Eacham, Herberton, Cardwell and Johnstone, Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS), Traditional Owners, and volunteers from Conservation Volunteers Australia. View maps and information.
Queensland Walking Tracks
This very informative site lists many of the walks in our area. At the bottom of the page are listed walks categorized in Short, Half, Full and Multi Day Walks.
Qld Parks & Wildlife Service
Information on camping facilities at Qld Parks. Download maps and general information. Book camp sites. See Tinaroo (Danbulla State Forest) section.
Qld Heritage Trails Network
The Queensland Heritage Trails Network brings to life stories, legends, evidence of incredible feats, epic events in history, rich landscapes, colourful tales and characters that have shaped Queensland. The Queensland Heritage Trails Network links together 43 authentic heritage experiences, making it easier for visitors to discover more of the States unique history, culture and natural wonders. View details on the Misty Mountain Trails, Kuranda Rainforest Story, Malanda Dairy centre, Nganyaji Interpretive Centre Ravenshoe, Atherton Nyleta Wetlands Bird Hide, Atherton Hou Wang Temple, Atherton Hallorans Hill Lookout and The Hub - Chillagoe.
RACQ Road Conditions
Road Report information was compiled by RACQ from information provided by Queensland Police Services.
Queensland weather reports from the Aust Govt Bureau of Meteorology.
Bus Service - Whitecar Coaches
The current fleet includes modern air-conditioned coaches which ply the Kennedy Highway offering 18 return services during a seven day week between Atherton, Tolga, Walkamin, Mareeba, Kuranda, and Cairns including drop-offs to airport, railway station, hospitals and bus depots. There are connections available between Ravenshoe and Herberton and along the Wheelbarrow Way to Chillagoe.
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