Finch Hatton


Finch Hatton is a small township located in the Pioneer Valley, west of Mackay. It is home to the landscape of waterfalls, lush flora and volcanic boulder formations called Finch Hatton Gorge, restaurants, cafes, accommodation and other attractions. Adventure opportunities at Finch Hatton are plentiful, with the opportunity to scuba dive in the rainforest waters with platypus, or to zip-line through the tree-top canopy.

The town of Finch Hatton has a general store, hotel, hardware store, school, ambulance and fire station. The showgrounds at Finch Hatton are also available for camping.

Finch Hatton Gorge is a must-see attraction. Take a refreshing dip in one of the nearby rock pools, a cooling haven favoured by locals in summer.

Quick Facts

Finch Hatton is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Mackay  in Queensland, it is located approximately 836kms from the capital Brisbane and extends over an area of 147.812 square kilometres. Finch Hatton has a recorded population of 499 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Standard Time zone Australia/Brisbane.

If you are planning a visit to Finch Hatton we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Finch Hatton and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.

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