Main Range Rainforest Circuit
  • Length: 1.6km

  • Duration: 1hr

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Cunningham Hwy, Tregony

  • End: Cunningham Hwy, Tregony

  • Closest Town:

  • Location: Main Range National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 110 km

  • State: QLD

  • Latitude: -28.049585

  • Longitude: 152.393081

Main Range Rainforest Circuit is a 1.6km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Main Range National Park Queensland. The hike should take approximately 1hrs to complete.

Summary

The Rainforest Circuit commences at the eastern end of the car park at Cunningham’s Gap in Main Range National Park. It passes the Allan Cunningham monument, and is the beginning of an extensive track system on the northern side of the Gap. Enjoy strolling under towering rainforest trees admiring amazing buttress roots and listening to the calls of secretive rainforest birds.

About the region

The Main Range is a mountain range and a national park in Queensland, Australia, located predominantly in Tregony, Southern Downs Region 85 kilometres (53 mi) southwest of Brisbane. It is part of the World Heritage Site Gondwana Rainforests of Australia (formerly known as the Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves). It protects the western part of a semicircle of mountains in South East Queensland known as the Scenic Rim. This includes the largest area of rainforest in South East Queensland. The park is part of the Scenic Rim Important Bird Area, identified as such by BirdLife International because of its importance in the conservation of several species of threatened birds.


For more information on this hiking trail, please visit Queensland.com