“Queensland is Australia’s take on paradise. Warm, laidback and heartbreakingly beautiful, its sweep of pristine beaches, luxuriant jungle and ethereal peaks conjure a southern Shangri-La.” – Lonely Planet
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There is a ton of ground to cover and so much to see! This province could be an entire trip in and of itself! Make sure that you leave enough room to account for travel times as it’s deceptively massive.
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The largest single drop waterfall in Australia is an easy drive of about 2 and a half hours NW of Townsville or a one hour drive from the town of Ingham. Admire it from the viewing platforms above but what’s so great about this place is you can hike down to get even closer. Bring your suit as there are some places to swim along the way!