Carnarvon Gorge, Carnarvon National Park

National Parks and Reserves

You’ll need at least a week to fully appreciate the beauty and diversity of this park, set deep in the Central Highlands. Walk, drive, hike and camp in the park’s four sections and be captivated by the diverse landscapes and rich wildlife of the Sandstone Wilderness.

Spend days immersing yourself in Carnarvon Gorge. Marvel at the vastness of the Amphitheatre, the cool quiet of Mickey Creek Gorge, and the prehistoric life in Ward’s Canyon. Let the world-renowned Art Gallery whisper stories of ancient cultural connections. Climb the gorge walls and watch the pastel-pink dawn tones dance across the creamy sandstone cliffs on the Boolimba Bluff walk.

If adventure is more your style, pack your gear and head out on the 87 kilometre Carnarvon Great Walk—an experience not to be missed if you love a challenge. Towering multi-hued cliffs, basalt-crested tablelands, sandstone escarpments and plateaus, cool streams and a colourful mosaic of plant life are waiting to be explored.

Facilities

Aboriginal Culture Adventure Art & Culture Barbeque Birdwatching Camping Caravan / Camper Trailer / Campervan Sites / Campsites Carpark Disabled access available Family Family Friendly Free Wifi Hiking History & Heritage Indigenous themes and/or interpretation Interpretive Centre Nature & Wildlife Picnic Area Public Toilet Swimming Walk

Rates

Free Entry

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Couple sitting on rocky outcrop in Wards Canyon.

Carnarvon Gorge, Carnarvon National Park

Rolleston, Central Highlands

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