Deep in the heart of the Gulf Savannah region of Far North Queensland is a hidden outback oasis – Cobbold Gorge. Only a six hour drive from Cairns and Townsville, you can immerse yourself in the natural wonder of a truly unique North Queensland outback holiday destination. Cobbold Gorge offers the ultimate holiday adventure with modern accommodation and recreational vehicle and caravan friendly camping facilities.
The guided tours have been tailored to bring the best of stunning scenery, diverse flora and fauna and rich cultural history. To protect this unique environment, access to Cobbold Gorge is by guided tour only.
Gorge Tour – Three hour tour includes a walk to the escarpment and over the new glass bridge followed by a boat cruise through the gorge, or try SUPing through Cobbold Gorge.
Ultimate Outback Adventure – This full day tour allows you to venture further into the sandstone escarpment, viewing towering sandstone arches and fossicking for agates. Learn about the history of the area, including a visit to the grave of pioneer John Corbett, before enjoying a relaxing boat cruise through Cobbold Gorge. Morning ‘smoko’ and lunch provided.
Scenic Helicopter Flights – 15 minute or 30 minute flights over Cobbold Gorge and Newcastle Ranges.
Due to COVID-19, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.
Service TypesAdventure and Outdoors Tours Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Cultural and Theme Tours Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours
ActivitiesBirdwatching Camping Canoeing/Kayaking Swimming Walks
Disabled AssistanceDisabled access available
MembershipProfessional Tour Guide Association of Australia Queensland Tourism Industry Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
AccreditationECO Certified (Advanced Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia Savannah Guides Tour Guiding Association