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Porcupine Gorge National Park

Emu Plains Road, Hughenden, Queensland 4821, Australia
+61 7 4741 2970
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Beautiful gorge

Good spot for a walk and camping. Toilets are available but no showers. Great to see water in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Worth the drive.

If you in the area, should visit (there isn't much else in the area to keep you busy) A nice view... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Margot P
Coffs Harbour, Australia
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Travellers talk about
“grand canyon” (3 reviews)
“valley floor” (2 reviews)
“own backyard” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Emu Plains Road, Hughenden, Queensland 4821, Australia
+61 7 4741 2970
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good spot for a walk and camping. Toilets are available but no showers. Great to see water in the gorge and the walk down was easier than coming back up!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 May 2017

If you in the area, should visit (there isn't much else in the area to keep you busy) A nice view from the cliff top, allow a couple a hours if you are fit enough to climb down to the valley floor. Tar road all...More

1  Thank Margot P
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Beautifully laid out free sites to suit any size van or tent, spotless amenities and spectacularly walks and views, just a must to walk to base of gorge, the staff at the information centre in Hughenden are so friendly and helpful they will clue you...More

Thank jambree1
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Spectacular one day, Gorgeous the next. A must see and do. The road to the gorge is sealed. National park booking if camping is required.

Thank JaneHughenden
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Its a good drive out to the gorge, the road is sealed. The gorge lookout is absolutely fantastic, is a must look. We also did the walk down to the gorge, WARNING, this walk is not for the light hearted. The walk down, not so...More

1  Thank Kylie S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

After spending some time in the Flinders Discovery Centre and being provided with a "What To See Guide" by the Staff, my husband and I set out for the Gorge. This is a self-guided Tour where there are various stops of historical interest along the...More

1  Thank Ozzmo1962
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Visited and was going to camp, but it was too hot and there was not much water in the gorge, so we did not stay Would be great in winter

Thank 87Fran87
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great time camping for 2 nights here. Plenty of flies and the walk down takes it out of you, but all is worth it. My boys 6&7 got down in 18min and up in 19 so can be done quite quick if you...More

Thank Brett M
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Did a day trip out from m Hughenden but there is good camping. Arrived at 8am to avoid the heat of the day. Loved the 1.1km Pyramid walk down to the base of the gorge. Very pretty. Well worth the climb back up! Also did...More

2  Thank CecilyJohn
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A 40 min drive from Hughenden. a view point only is signposted ,not to be missed but if you drive towards the campsite that is also signposted you will be able to walk down to the gorge itself. Be sure to take a hat and...More

Thank Gill H
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Are there tours to here from Hughenden?
27 May 2017|
Response from Kylie S | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there are tours from Hughenden. It's a sealed road out to the gorge and the walking tracks are clearly marked. You could ring the discovery centre the tourist information centre to find out more.