Tablelands, Waterfalls, and Spanish Castle, Cairns

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Escape to the tranquil Tablelands, Waterfalls, and Spanish Castle for a swim under the cascading waterfall surrounded by native trees and plants. Venture out along the paths and bridges to discover the ruins of Spanish Castillo and view the falls from different angles. In the Bamboo Forest is a secluded spot where you can hand-feed the turtles. Consider bringing a snack and picnicking by the falls. Work out when and for how long to visit Tablelands, Waterfalls, and Spanish Castle and other Cairns attractions using our handy Cairns trip maker app .
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  • Drove through on a day with many waterfall visits. This is a bit out of the way, but has chalets and great learning tours and courses. Duck billed platypus walks and much much more. Worth planning you...  more »
  • Nestled on the edge of Millaa Millaa is the waterfall trail, of 3 beautiful falls, 2 accessible to swimming. Refreshing fresh water. Picnic grounds at the first, Millaa Millaa falls with amenities and...  more »
  • i wont repeat the plethora of info out there about these beautiful waterfalls but will emphasize accessibility as I found it difficult to find relevant info when researching our trip: Malanda very nic...  more »

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