Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Embark on a fascinating journey of discovery over and through the ancient rainforest in the Barron Gorge National Park. Glide above the canopy with spectacular views of the rainforest, Coral Sea and lush Cairns Highlands. Red Peak and Barron Falls allow you to descend through the canopy and explore the forest below.

Explore Red Peak where the combination of complimentary Ranger guided boardwalk tours, immersive Rainforest Discovery Zone, engaging interpretive signage and rainforest lookout unlock the secrets of this mystical landscape

Discover more at Barron Falls, marvel at the rugged beauty of the Barron Gorge and majestic Barron Falls from The Edge Lookout, and learn about the area’s pioneering past at the engaging Historical Precinct.

Enhance your experience by downloading Skyrail’s multi-lingual Interpretive App & Audio Guide, to place the story of the rainforest directly in your hands.

Accessible to people of all ages and abilities, Skyrail is the must-do rainforest experience in Tropical North Queensland.

** Skyrail is currently open for business, opening days and times vary. A calendar of open dates and COVID Safe information can be found on our website. Bookings are essential and a Covid Health Questionnaire must be completed before arriving to commence your experience.


Service Types

Adventure and Outdoors Tours Cultural and Theme Tours Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours
Free Wifi


Birdwatching Walks



Disabled Assistance

Caters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for hearing impairment Caters for vision impairment Disabled access available Wheelchair access

Indigenous Culture

Indigenous themes and/or interpretation


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Australian Tourism Accreditation Climate Action Innovator Certified by Ecotourism Australia COVID Safe EarthCheck Certified ECO Certified (Advanced Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia ECO Certified (Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia ECO Certified (Nature Tourism) by Ecotourism Australia Green Globe Certified Sustainable Tourism Accreditation

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