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Wompoo Walk
Proserpine, Whitsunday Area

Free Entry

13 7468
qpws@nprsr.qld.gov.au
www.nprsr.qld.gov.au/parks/conway/index.html

Description

Enjoy a different Whitsunday experience and escape to the tropical refuge of the Conway Ranges in Conway National Park. This park contains lowland tropical rainforest remnants and picturesque rocky creeks.

Stroll down an old logging road through tall, lush rainforest and notice seedlings fighting for light in small clearings. After veering left, you will reach a calm creek lined with Alexandra palms. You might catch a glimpse of a little kingfisher and hear the deep, resonating calls of wompoo fruit-doves. The Wompoo Walk is the start of the Whitsunday Great Walk.

About the Walk

7 kilometres
3-4 hours
Half Day Walk
Moderate
Return
The Brandy Creek car park.

Walk Highlights

Best Time To Go

The track is closed during the wet season from February to March. Between April and September, conditions are less likely to be very wet or too dry.

Property Details

Facilities

  • Car park
    Car park

Activities

  • Walking
    Walking

Open Times

Public Holidays: The Wompoo Walk is closed from 1 February to the end of March under the Whitsunday Great Walk annual closure or subject to seasonal conditions.

Other Information

How To Get There

From Airlie Beach: Travel west along Shute Harbour Road for about 10 kilometres and turn left onto Brandy Creek Road. Follow this road and then Forestry Road for six kilometres through to the car park.

From the Bruce Highway: One kilometre north of Proserpine (or 65 kilometres south of Bowen), turn off the highway onto Shute Harbour Road. Travel 12 kilometres before turning right onto Brandy Creek Road. Follow this road and Forestry Road through to the car park.


Free Entry


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