Mount Whitfield at 364m high is one of the highest points
in the immediate Cairns area and located adjacent to the
Cairns Botanic gardens. The park consists of rainforest and
open eucalypt areas and is home to many Cassowary please be
wary these large flightless birds can get aggressive around
humans especially during the mating season.
the park include picnic areas, bushwalking, and magnificent
views over Cairns and surrounds. Camping is not permitted in
Contact the local Parks and
Wildlife Service or visit the
QLD National parks, marine parks and forests website. In addition to our listed online travel guide information,
contact the local tourism visitor centre for your destination for more attractions,
tours, local maps and other information.