National Parks and Reserves

Mossman Gorge, Daintree National ParkMore Info

Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park is a very accessible and scenic section of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area Strangler figs and epiphytic plants flourish and the crystal-clear Mossman River cascades over granite boulders. The area is also home to colourful Boyd

Mount Lewis National ParkMore Info

Many of the highest rainforest-clad mountains of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area are, for the most part, inaccessible. The 28 kilometre Mount Lewis drive is a notable exception. Winding through rainforest-clad ridges and spurs, the road climbs to over 1200 metres before following the contours around the chain of peaks that form the watershed of the Mossman and Mitchell rivers. Mount Lewis is a treasure trove of unique and endemic wildlife. The area between the Mount Lewis and Atherton Tableland has high habitat and species diversity, especially animal life. The beautiful upland rainforest dates back to the evolution of flowering plants on earth. Some flowers are indicative of Australia

Snapper Island, Hope Islands National ParkMore Info

Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park has lush vine forest, dense eucalypt forest and white sandy beaches. The islands and surrounding waters and reefs form part of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. The park is also significant to the Kuku Yalanji people, the local Aboriginal Traditional Owners. Go on a guided kayaking trip with a tour operator. Enjoy bush camping on this uninhabited and serene island. Drop in a line and try your luck fishing for mackerel and other reef fish in this popular angling spot for small boats.

National Parks and Reserves Areas