Cape Range National Park

National Parks and Reserves

Situated on the west side of Exmouth’s North West Cape is the Cape Range National Park; a spectacular landscape of rugged limestone ranges, breathtaking deep canyons and 60 kilometres of pristine beaches.

The Cape Range National Park covers some 50,581 hectares, with its northern boundary just 36 kilometres from the Exmouth township. Wildlife is abundant throughout the Cape Range National Park, with emus, echidnas, lizards, wallabies, kangaroos, dingoes and a variety of birds commonly sighted.

In ancient times the Cape Range was an isolated island as rising sea levels inundated lower lying areas. As a result of this geographic isolation, there are several species of plants and animals entirely endemic to the area, including the white centred variety of the Sturt’s desert pea and the beautiful green bird flower. Surveys have recorded over 630 species of wildflowers within the Cape Range National Park.

Visit the Milyering Discovery Centre, camp by the shores of the Ningaloo Reef, walk the hiking trails, take a boat cruise up Yardie Creek Gorge to spot the rare black-footed rock wallabies, or check out the spectacular canyon views of Charles Knife and Shothole Canyons. The Cape Range National Park is a nature lovers paradise!


Adventure Beaches & Surf Birdwatching Boating Facilities Camping Canoeing/Kayaking Caravan / Camper Trailer / Campervan Sites / Campsites Carpark Caters for hearing impairment Coach Parking Disabled access available Family Family Friendly Fishing Four Wheel Driving Hiking History & Heritage International Interpretive Centre Lookouts National Trust National Trust Nature & Wildlife Picnic Area Public Telephone Public Toilet Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Register of National Estate The Ecotourism Association of Australia Visitor Information Centre Walk Wheelchair access World Heritage


From AU$7.00

Vehicle with up to 12 occupants: AUD13 per vehicle and Concession Fee of AUD7 per vehicle.
Vehicle with more than 12 occupants but not on a commercial tour: AUD6 per occupant (6 years or older) and Concession Fee of AUD2 per occupant.
Motorcycle: AUD7 per motorcycle.

Nearby Things to Do

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Charles Knife Canyon, Exmouth, Western Australia

Charles Knife Canyon


Potshot Monument, Exmouth, Western Australia

Potshot Memorial


Yardie Creek, Cape Range National Park, Exmouth, Western Australia

Yardie Creek Walk Trail

Cape Range National Park, Exmouth

Cape Range National Park, Exmouth Western Australia

Cape Range National Park

Cape Range National Park, Exmouth

Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia

Ningaloo Reef


Shothole Canyon, Cape Range National Park, Western Australia

Shothole Canyon

Cape Range National Park, Exmouth

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