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Barker Creek Lookout Track
2 Hours  / 5.4 Kilometres



Description

Barker Creek lookout is reached via a short sidetrack off the Barker Creek Circuit in Bunya Mountains National Park.

From the Paradise car park, follow Barker Creek past Paradise Falls and Little Falls to Big Falls lookout. The true splendour of the falls is only revealed after heavy rain. The valley beyond Big Falls has many large hoop pines. Admire the stunning rainforest, eucalypt forests and grasslands along and watch for skinks and lizards in open sunny spots. .

View to east from Bunya Mountains
View to east from Bunya MountainsWalkers enjoying the sunshine on the way to Barker Creek lookout
Walkers enjoying the sunshine on the way to Barker Creek lookoutThe true splendour of Big Falls is only seen after good rain.
The true splendour of Big Falls is only seen after good rain.


Journey Details

Duration2 Hours Itinerary TypeLand
Distance5.4 KilometresItinerary RouteReturn
Mode of TravelWalk
Level of DifficultyLevel of difficulty - Recommended for people with some bushwalking experience

Activities

  • Walking
    Walking
  • Self-Guided
    Self-Guided


Barker Creek Lookout Track Full Itinerary

Barker Creek Lookout

The Barker Creek lookout track is managed by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. Visit the web site for the latest park information including opening hours and safety messages.


Route Details

Duration: 2 Hrs 
Distance: 5.4 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: Return

Experiences
  • Flora/Fauna
    Flora/Fauna
  • Rainforest
    Rainforest
  • Wildlife
    Wildlife


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 3
Other Information
Children: Children are welcome. Supervise children closely, especially near watercourses and steep slopes. Take care not to contact stinging trees and stinging nettles and check yourself and your children for ticks.



Other Information

Children:
Yes. Children are welcome. Supervise children closely, especially near watercourses and steep slopes. Take care not to contact stinging trees and stinging nettles and check yourself and your children for ticks.


Visit our Driving Safety and Advice page for more information or the RACQ website for the latest road conditions.

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