A massive expanse that includes tropical forests, mountain views, heritage towns, wetlands, grassy savannah. The journey is part of the adventure, as a trip to this region is a way to explore some of Queensland's best parkland, hiking trails, and specialty producers. Tropical fruit, macadamia nuts, tea and even Australia's oldest coffee plantation are all found in the Tablelands. The World Heritage Wet Tropics waterfall circuit is a must, featuring the Millaa Millaa, Zillie and Ellinjaa Falls. Keep your eyes peeled, as the Tablelands are also home to the rare Tree Kangaroo and the extremely shy Platypus.
The worlds best preserved Lava Tubes, formed around 190,000 years ago, an awesome natural wonder.... Read more